Papa Chen-Jodi starrer premieres in July

Posted at 06/20/12 5:25 PM

'Be Careful with My Heart' to conquer Prime-Tanghali

MANILA, Philippines -- ABS-CBN's newest television series featuring the first team-up of actor Richard Yap and actress Jodi Sta. Maria is set to premiere next month.

"Be Careful With My Heart" joins the Kapamilya network's lineup of afternoon soaps with a timeslot during ABS-CBN's Prime-Tanghali block.

In the upcoming soap, Sta. Maria plays Maya, a young woman from the province who dreams of a better life for her family. Yap, who is popularly known for portraying Papa Chen in defunt TV series "My Binondo Girl," reprises his signature stern persona on-screen, as he plays Mr. Lim, a rich widower.

In the recently released music video for the new series, Sta. Maria is seen as a family maid attending to the children of Yap's character.

Taking a page from the classic musical film "The Sound of Music," Maya is later shown to be a mother figure Mr. Lim's children.

Directed by Jeffrey Jeturian and Mervyn Brondial, "Be Careful With My Heart" also stars Jerome Perez, Janella Salvador and Mutya Orquia.