First Yaya May 21, 2021
First Yaya (transl. First Nanny) is a 2021 Philippine television drama romantic comedy series broadcast by GMA Network. Starring Sanya Lopez in the title role, it premiered on May 21, 2021 on the network’s Telebabad line up replacing Anak ni Waray vs. Anak ni Biday.
In November 2019, Marian Rivera was hired to portray the role of First Yaya. Principal photography was halted in March 2020 due to the enhanced community quarantine in Luzon caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Rivera left the series in September 2020 due to the safety protocols of the series’ filming. Sanya Lopez replaced Rivera in October 2020. Filming was continued in November 2020.[