Mundo Man Ay Magunaw is a Philippine television drama on ABS-CBN. It stars Empress Schuck, Ejay Falcon and Nikki Gil. The series is loosely based on the 1990 film starring Susan Roces, Nida Blanca, Alicia Vergel, Dante Rivero, Michael Locsin, Jennifer Sevilla, Sheryl Cruz & Romnick Sarmenta of Seiko Films in the same title.
Mundo Man ay Magunaw shares the entwined lives of Olivia (Eula Valdes) and her daughters Sheryl (Empress) and Jennifer (Nikki Gil). After 20 years of imprisonment, Olivia is off to restart her life and rebuild the family she never had. Brought together by circumstances, the three women will realize that no matter how big their differences and conflicts are, they still have to reunite to save each other.
Will Olivia be willing to sacrifice everything just to win the love and bring her daughters back to her arms? Will Sheryl and Jenny surpass the tests of love and ambition when they finally discover the truth?
- Eula Valdez as Olivia “Olive” San Juan-La Peña- The real mother of Sheryl and Jenny, she was in prison because she killed her husband Carlos La Peña she was bailed out after 20 years
- Empress Schuck as Bianca/Sheryl La Peña – The younger half-sister of Jennifer and also she’s the daughter of Olivia and Carlos (she’s Donya Alicia’s biological granddaughter).
- Nikki Gil as Jennifer “Jenny” La Peña- The real and eldest Daughter of Dante and Olivia (Sheryl’s half-sister) and the soon to be wife of Mike.
- Ejay Falcon as Dominico “Niko”- Matias Sheryl’s close friend from childhood
- Tessie Tomas as Donya Alicia La Peña- Donya Alicia is the one who took care of Jenny in the states and also she’s a biological grandmother of Sheryl.
- Sylvia Sanchez as Leilani “Lani” San Juan- The sister of Olivia and the foster mother of Sheryl
- Allan Paule as Dante Santos- The real father of Jennifer La Peña and the husband of Leilani San Juan
- Alex Castro as Michael “Mike” Sarmiento- The soon to be husband of Jenny
- Jayson Gainza as Atoy
- Pinky Amador as Matilda La Peña
- Dianne Medina as Ramona La Peña – The cousin of Jennifer La Peña (actually it’s Sheryl)
- Jong Cuenco
- Gilette Sandico
- Shey Bustamante
- Hiyasmin Neri
- Jodi Sta. Maria as Young Olivia
- James Blanco as Young Dante
- Katya Santos as Young Lani
- Christopher Roxas as Carlos La Peña
- Tanya Gomez as Monalisa San Juan