Ciara Sotto, Sheryl Cruz, Mark Gil join 'Walang Hanggan'

Posted at 10/03/2012 11:26 PM | Updated as of 10/03/2012 11:26 PM

MANILA, Philippines – Four new portrayals will appear in the top-rating series "Walang Hanggan," which is down to its last four weeks on air.

Mark Gil, Sheryl Cruz, Melissa Mendez and Ciara Sotto on the set of "Walang Hanggan." Photo courtesy of Marie Lozano, ABS-CBN News

Veteran actor Mark Gil, and actresses Ciara Sotto, Sheryl Cruz and Melissa Mendez will appear in future episodes of the primetime soap, according to ABS-CBN News correspondent Marie Lozano.

In a post on micro-blogging site Twitter, Lozano posted a photo of the four thespians on the set of "Walang Hanggan."

It is still unknown whether they will portray existing characters in the series, or will play additional characters. According to Lozano, however, the actors' scenes will be a "crucial" part of the drama series.

Responding to the "tweet," a number of netizens have speculated that Cruz and Sotto will appear as the younger version of the characters Henya and Margaret, who are portrayed by veteran actresses Susan Roces and Helen Gamboa in the series.

First aired in January this year, "Walang Hanggan" will air its last few episodes by the end of October. It is topbilled by Richard Gomez, Dawn Zulueta, Coco Martin and Julia Montes.

Also starring Paulo Avelino and Melissa Ricks, the drama series airs weeknights after "Princess and I" during ABS-CBN's Primetime Bida block.