There is no stopping GMA Network from producing world-class quality programs as it brings to life the most exciting and highly awaited Carlo J. Caparas series on television – Toto Bato. Premiering this February on GMA Pinoy TV, the unforgettable story of Totoy will battle its way into Pinoy homes worldwide. After a successful and breathtaking journey in Joaquin Bordado, a New York Festival finalist for the Action / Adventure category, action superstar and “Idol ng Bayan” Robin Padilla is back on the local primetime block with another sure-fire top-rating program as he bring to life the story of Totoy Bato.
Totoy Bato promises to win the audience with its gripping storyline laced with cutting-edge action sequences and its powerhouse cast which includes Asia’s Songbird Regine Velasquez, multi-awarded actor Eddie Garcia, and boxing champ Manny Pacquiao. Regine, whose team-up with Robin in the big screen resulted in tremendous success, portrays the role of Anna, Totoy Bato’s love interest and inspiration in all his struggles. Meanwhile, multi-awarded actor Eddie Garcia, who worked last year with Robin in Joaquin Bordado, plays the role of Coach Fredo, the strict yet caring coach of Totoy.
The series also stars the “Pambansang Kamao,” Manny Pacquiao, in his first-ever drama program on Philippine television as Totoy’s close friend and trainer.