A few years before Liza Soberano became the belle of the ball, she was just a showbiz newbie who went by her real first name Hope! It's hard to imagine now but you might have not noticed the gorgeous young actress during her early appearances in various Kapamilya shows and movies!
Kung Ako'y Iiwan Mo (2012)
Using the screen name Hope, she appeared on the daytime drama series about the lives of OFWs as the younger sister of Jake Cuenca's character.
The Buzz (2013)
Liza appeared on the now defunct talk show with the other Star Magic Circle 2013 girls including Julia Barretto, Jane Oineza, and Janella Salvador.
Must Be... Love (2013)
She got in the way of Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla's romance in her debut film. Kath's boyish character Patchot was in love with her childhood best friend Ivan (DJ) who was smitten with her cousin Angel (Liza).
Liza was supposed to be the kontrabida in Julia's launching teleserye before the show underwent major casting changes.
Maalaala Mo Kaya (2013)
She first worked with Forevermore co-star Diego Loyzaga in a tear-jerking MMK episode about young love. "Box" - which also featured Ella Cruz and Khalil Ramos - was a story of heartbreak and friendship.
Luv U (2013)
Liza made a guest appearance as Pia in the teen comedy series.
She's The One (2013)
Her character Gillian was initially friendzoned by David (Enrique Gil) who only had eyes for the Girl In The Ran (Bea Alonzo).
Got to Believe (2013)
Liza was in a love triangle once again with KathNiel in the primetime series. She entered the show in its second chapter as Alex, the new girlfriend of Daniel's character Joaquin who lost his memories of Chichay (Kathryn).
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Liza's breakout role as Maria Agnes Calay, a strawberry farmer from La Presa, Benguet, opened a lot of doors for the teen beauty. The show solidified her loveteam with Enrique, the other half of LizQuen.
Just The Way You Are (2015)
LizQuen played Sophia Taylor and Drake Sison in their launching movie which was based on the Wattpad story "The Bet" written by Kimberly Joy Villanueva.
Everyday I Love You (2015)
Gerald Anderson plays Liza's fiance who is in a coma. She later crosses paths with Enrique's character, a TV producer who is doing a project in Bacolod, when she agrees to be the show's host.
Dolce Amore (2016)
In the much-awaited followup to Forevermore, Liza played the role of Serena - an adopted Filipina living in Italy. She runs from an arranged marriage by going to the Philippines to meet her pen pal Tenten (Enrique).
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