The Princess and I is an upcoming romantic tv series to air on ABS-CBN starring the actors Kathryn Bernardo with her three leading men Daniel Padilla, Enrique Gil, and Philippines Got Talent runner-up Khalil Ramos. Daniel was Kathryn’s partner in the show Growing Up. Enrique was her leading man in the film Way Back Home. Introducing Khalil, who rises being heartthrob singer in the last PGT. This television series will be directed by Dominic Zapata with the opening theme song “Dito Sa Puso ko” by Nikking Gil.
Mikay (Kathryn Bernardo) is the daughter of King Anand (Albert Martinez) and Queen Isabel (Precious Lara Quigaman), and is the long-lost crown princess of the fictional Kingdom of Yangdon. As a child, she was brought to Manila after Ashi Behati (Gretchen Barretto), influential, of royal blood, and who desires the crown for her own son Prince Jao (Enrique Gil), attempts to get rid of her and her mother. Growing up in a poor family in the Philippines, she meets Kiko (Khalil Ramos) who becomes her best friend, and Gino (Daniel Padilla), a boy described to be swaggering and arrogant, and from a rich and influential family.
Behind all the King’s wealth, power and title, is a saddening empty space in his heart that is yet-to-be filled by his long-lost daughter Princess Mikay, who will grow up in an unfortunate life not knowing who she really is. It will be about her journey of searching for her true identity and, possibly along the way, finding love
Also included in the cast for this Philippine drama teleserye is Noel Colet, Marina Benipayo, Dominic Ochoa and Yayo Aguila.
Kathryn Bernardo as Maria Mikaela Maghirang/Princess Mikay
Daniel Padilla as Gino Ondra
Enrique Gil as Dasho Jao
Khalil Ramos as Kiko Salamat
Albert Martinez as King Anand
Gretchen Barretto as Ashi Behati
Dominic Ochoa as Dinoy Maghirang
Nina Ricci Alagao
Precious Lara Quigaman as Queen Isabel