Diana Zubiri is reportedly pregnant. She is no longer part of the Igorota project.
Yasmien Kurdi might become the lead star in the TV series Igorota.
Diana Zubiri might be the lead star in the TV series Igorota.
Igorota was a movie shot and shown in 1968 with Charito Solis as lead actress.
Full Title: Igorota, the Legend of the Tree of Life
It got the following FAMAS awards:
Best Cinematography (Color)
Cirio H. Santiago
Best Musical Score
Tied with Tony Maiquez for Kasalanan kaya? (1968)
Best Supporting Actor
An Igorot girl falls in love with a city guy. They get married even if their families protest. The girl lives with her Manila in-laws and suffers years of humiliation. The couple decides to move to her hometown, and the guy is killed.
- Charito Solis — Princess Maila
- Ric Rodrigo — Albert
- Eva Darren
- Fred Galang — Agpo
- Eddie Garcia — Mike
- Lanie Gentica — Lanie
- Mario Monte — Prince Kadangyan
- Ben Perez — Apo Pulog
‘Kadangyan’ means rich and ‘apolog’ means bald. The second highest peak in Philippines found in Benguet is Pulag, with Pulog as a variation. Igorot communities do not have royalty. They do not have princesses, princes, kings, or queens.