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Judy Ann Santos Is The Trending Choice To Star In The PH Adaptation Of "Doctor Foster"

The award-winning actress who's been dubbed as the "Queen of Philippine Soap Opera" is the popular choice for this role of a woman scorned. See the other actors and actresses whose names were brought up for this project

Judy Ann Santos was trending on Twitter yesterday with the hashtag #JudayForDrFoster, as netizens think she's the perfect actress to play the lead role in the Philippine adaptation of BBC Studios' psychological drama series Doctor Foster


Netizens are convinced that Judy Ann Santos would deliver an impactful performance with this project since she is a caliber, award-winning actress who has established herself as the "Queen of Philippine Soap Opera." 


This series about marriage and infidelity made waves in the Philippines last year, with its South Korean adaptation titled The World of the Married (A World of Married Couple), which starred veteran actress Kim Hee-ae as Dr. Ji Sun-woo. In the original British version, Suranne Jones took on the lead role of Gemma Foster, the wife whose husband cheated on her with a younger woman.  


Suranne Jones ("Doctor Foster"), Judy Ann Santos, and Kim Hee-ae ("The World of the Married")
Suranne Jones ("Doctor Foster"), Judy Ann Santos, and Kim Hee-ae ("The World of the Married") | Photos from BBC, @juansarte, and JTBC
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Recently, it was announced that ABS-CBN and BBC Studios have inked deal for the Philippine adaptation of Doctor Foster. 


In June of last year, ABS-CBN's Kapamilya Channel also aired The World of the Married. The K-drama was aired in South Korea from March 27 to May 16, 2020, and recently celebrated its first anniversary.



"Doctor Foster" and "The World of the Married"
"Doctor Foster" and "The World of the Married"


Netizens also brought up some names who they feel would fit the rest of the roles in the series. Check out the gallery below to see who the top picks were: 



Who do you think are the perfect cast members for the Philippine adaptation of Doctor Foster?


Lead photos from BBC, @juansarte, and JTBC


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