Filipina Actress Teen Sensation Kathryn Bernardo
Kathryn Chandria Manuel Bernardo is a teen actress from Philippines that leads the prestigious role of Mara David/del Valle in the Mara Clara remake which was originally played by Judy Ann Santos. She is 14 yrs. old (born on March 26, 1996 in Quezon City) and is currently a contract artist of Star Magic. Kat is currently studying in O.B Montessori Center Incorporated.
Her co-star Julia Montes is playing Clara as Mara’s antagonist and ‘frenemies’–friends and enemies–in the high-rating teleserye of ABS-CBN. Both Kathryn and Julia consider by many as the hottest teen stars of today but confirmed their rivalry will never affect its friendship off the cam. They also mentioned that the ‘Mara Clara’ series have strengthened their friendship all the more even if they have to slap each other’s faces on cam.
Kathryn has been a familiar face on ABS-CBN which most of her TV appearances and shows came from this network although few of them were from GMA Kapuso network.
At her young age, she was first discovered in Going Bulilit (kiddy gag show) and became a member of it under the Kapamilya network. Aside from her uprising career, she still remains humble and very down-to-earth which most fans admire from her. Then, Kat also starred in ABS-CBN’s primetime teleserye Super Inggo in partner with Makisig Morales and also played as young Gretchen Baretto in Magkaribal. In GMA 7, she played the vital role of young Jenny in Endless Love which displayed her outstanding acting skills.