Created by Elena Patron
First episode date 16 May 2011
Director Joselito Altarejos
Program creator Elena Patron
Directed by Jay Altarejos
Final episode date 12 August 2011
Network GMA Network
Cast Kylie Padilla
|Developed by GMA Entertainment TV Group|
Starring Kylie PadillaFrank MagalonaCarl Guevarra
Opening theme "Maghihintay Ako Sa 'Yo"by Mark Alain Echem
Ending theme "Maghihintay Ako Sa 'Yo"by Mark Alain Echem
Similar Sisid, Sinner or Saint, Munting Heredera, Magic Palayok, Nita Negrita
Blusang Itim (lit. Black Blouse); (English: Beauty Within) is a Philippine drama produced by GMA Network starring Kylie Padilla, Frank Magalona and Carl Guevarra. It is a TV remake of the 1986 film starring Snooky Serna, which was based on the comic of Elena Patron. Premieres May 16, 2011 replacing Alakdana on GMA's Dramarama Sa Hapon blocked (now Afternoon Prime).
- Blusang itim kasal 2
- 1986 film
- 2011 TV remake
- 2015 TV parody
- Main cast
- Extended cast
- Guest cast
It ran for a total of 65 episodes until August 2, 2011 to be replacing by Pahiram ng Isang Ina. Starting June 4, 2013 it currently re-airs on GMA Life TV worldwide.
Blusang itim kasal 2
Blusang Itim was first introduced as a novel written by Elena Patron and was serialized from 1981 to 1983. In 1986, the novel was adapted into a film which was produced by Seiko Films with Snooky Serna in the lead role playing Jessa. It became a success. This started the popularity of Richard Gomez and Snooky Serna's love team.
2011 TV remake
In preparation for the television remake, GMA Network gave auditions to their roster of young actresses for the lead role. The names of StarStruck V's winner, Sarah Lahbati, and newcomers Gwen Zamora and Isabelle Daza were heavily considered for Jessa's role. But, in the end, it was Kylie Padilla who was chosen by the network.
2015 TV parody
In Eat Bulaga!'s KalyeSerye's Episode "Dating Tips" Tidora (Paolo Ballesteros) makeups Yaya Dub (Maine Mendoza) and her Eyebrows was inspired by same thing. Lola Nidora's Quote "Pagsusuotin mo ba 'yan ng blusang itim?"
The story revolves around Jessa, an ugly woman who wants to be accepted by people despite her appearance. She also hopes to be loved by a man wholeheartedly despite her looks. These seems to be possible for Jessa when she wears the mysterious black blouse. The black blouse as the mystical garment has the power to make the wearer beautiful and sexually attractive to men.