Kapamilya actor Ejay Falcon became emotional as he shared his experience in portraying the role of one of the Special Action Force (SAF) commandos who died in the Mamasapano clash in the two-part special episode of “Maalaala Mo Kaya.”
“I highly respect our SAF commandos. It is good that we were given the opportunity to witness their lives as cops because we have come to appreciate more their efforts for our country. I am thankful that I was chosen to portray the role of Police Senior Inspector Rennie Tayrus. I will never forget this experience,” said Ejay.
In the second part of the “MMK” special tribute this Saturday (May 2), witness the friendship of SAF commandos Rennie and Garry (portrayed by Coco Martin) and how it was strengthened by their dedication and love for the country. Discover what happened in Garry and Rennie’s battle and how hard their teams helped each other to succeed in their mission for the sake of protecting the Filipino people.
Also, watch how Suzette (portrayed by Angel Locsin) and the family members of the fallen SAF commandos grieved and faced the pain of losing a loved one after the tragedy in Mamasapano.
This episode is under the direction of Garry Javier Fernando and written by Arah Jell Badayos and Benson Logronio. “MMK” is led by business unit head Malou Santos.
Don’t miss the second part of the special tribute for the 44 SAF commandos in the longest-running drama anthology in Asia, “MMK,” this Saturday, 7:15PM, after “Home Sweetie Home” on ABS-CBN. For more updates, log on to MMK.abs-cbn.com, follow @MMKOfficial on Twitter, and “like” Facebook.com/MMKOfficial. Tweet your thoughts about this Saturday’s episode by using the hashtag #MMKBrave44.