Ellen Adarna, Meg Imperial star in 'Moon of Desire' - latest trailer video

Newbie actress Ellen Adarna will star in the upcoming drama series "Moon of Desire," which is also top billed by new Kapamilya Meg Imperial.

Ellen Adarna Moon of Desire

Directed by FM Reyes, the series likewise features Miko Raval, Dominique Roque and JC de Vera. It will premiere on March 31 as part of ABS-CBN's Kapamilya Gold afternoon lineup.

In a press conference last Wednesday, the cast clarified that "Moon of Desire" is more than just a sexy drama series, saying it is also a love story that tackles a medical condition called "hypertrichosis" or "abnormal hair growth" in the human body.

Ellen, one of the stars in the series, is being hurled by issues this early.

Rumors say the actress-model is causing problems on the set of "Moon of Desire." But business unit head Ruel Bayani quickly defended her insisting that she's kind and professional.

The show's producer added that it's unfair for Ellen Adarna to get prejudged.