The Legal Wife is the final title of the upcoming Kapamilya primetime drama series starring Angel Locsin, Jericho Rosales, Maja Salvador and JC de Vera. Formerly titled Hanggang Kailan Kita Mamahalin, the series will mark Angel’s return to prime-time televison after three years. The multi-awarded actress was last seen in the 2012 fantasy series, Imortal, opposite Jonh Lloyd Cruz.
Joining Angel in The Legal Wife are equally acclaimed stars Maja Salvador and Jericho Rosales. Maja was last seen in the recently concluded top rating family drama, Ina Kapatid Anak with Kim Chiu, Xian Lim and Enchong Dee, while Jericho’s last prime-time project was Dahil Sa Pag-Ibig with Piolo Pascual and Cristine Reyes aired in 2012.
Jericho and Maja’s roles in The Legal Wife were said to be first offered to Paolo Avelino and Andi Eigenmann, respectively. Paolo reportedly declined the role for undisclosed reasons while Andi have to give it up for another project, Galema: Anak ni Zuma, where she plays the title role.
New Kapamilya actor JC de Vera is also part of the series. The series will be the hunk actor’s first big project for the Kapamilya network after inking a two-year contract with ABS-CBN last July.
Also in the cast are Christopher de Leon, Rio Locsin, Leo Rialp, Joem Bascon, Ahron Villena, Bernard Palanca and Mark Gil. The series is set to premier before the year ends.
Watch The Legal Wife teaser below: