Korean dramas are a huge hit not only in the Philippines, but also around the world. Their invasion began in the 2000’s when GMA aired, “Bright Girl.” Another famous series that took the hearts of many audiences is “Endless Love” starring Song Hye Kyo, Song Seung Hun, and Won Bin.
As time passes, these dramas continue to make huge buzz in the country. Television networks are now creating Filipino adaptations of the series. Examples are, “My Girl”, “Full House”, “My Name is Kim Sam Soon”, “49 Days”, “All About Eve”, “Baker King”, “Stairway to Heaven”, “Temptation of Wife”, and “My Love From the Star”.
Aside from Korean series, Filipino loves their films. Fans were excited when it was announced that there is going to be a Filipino remake of “Miss Granny” under Viva Films. They became more thrilled when it was announced that Sarah Geronimo will play the lead role.
The film is about a 70-year-old woman who suddenly came back to her 20-year-old body. It was a huge success having earned more than $51 million.
People are eager to know who else will be part of the movie. Recently, it was announced that James Reid will be playing the part of Sarah’s grandson. The actor will act as a member of a boy band.
The two have never worked together before and it will be refreshing to see them on-screen. It is set to hit the cinemas in November.
In addition, the film was also adapted in China, Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia, India, and Japan.
Meanwhile, James has other things that keep him busy. He also has an upcoming movie with Nadine Lustre. The actor will also play the lead role in the re-imagined version of Pedro Penduko which is also under Viva Films.
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