In an official statement released Monday afternoon, ABS-CBN head of Corporate Communications Bong Osorio said it was Fuentes herself who resigned from the show.
"Ms. Amalia Fuentes has resigned as actress for the upcoming teleserye, Muling Buksan ang Puso, due to creative differences with the production team and the challenges and demands of regular taping schedules.”
“Muling Buksan Ang Puso” was supposed to be the reunion project of Fuentes and Susan Roces, who were known as rival movie queens during the 1960s.
READ: Susan Roces-Amalia Fuentes rivalry makes a comeback in ABS-CBN's ‘Muling Buksan ang Puso’
Amalia Fuentes decided to resign from the show after completing her first taping day.
Despite her decision to quit the show, Fuentes expressed her gratitude towards ABS-CBN. She said he is thankful that the network took good care of her especially during her first day of filming.
Osorio added the management accepted Fuentes’ resignation and “her replacement will be announced soon."
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