According to Karylle, The Kitchen Musical will be picked up by Emmy Award-winning producer Ben Silverman, the man behind the American adaptation of drama series, Ugly Betty and The Office. "Hopefully, matuloy yun! And that's a real honor kasi I've worked on this project with CheeK [Singaporean creator and writer of the show] from the very, very beginning, nung pilot pa lang siya, nung idea pa lang siya. To see it go this far, parang ang daming napupuntahan, nakakagulat talaga," she says.

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"Yung mga kasama kong mga hosts, lahat sila talagang, 'Sige! Kaya mo yan! Just go and do that!'"

If anything, Showtime has taught her a thing or two about pursuing her dreams.

"Kasi sa Showtime, I've seen so many people live their dreams.

"Hindi ko maintindihan nung una, bakit sila umiiyak? Experiencing that [with] mga contestants, nakaka-inspire talaga.

"Kasi di ba? 'Bakit ganun sila ka-emotional?'

"Tapos sabi ko, 'Oo nga pala. Ganito nga pala yung feeling na mangarap.'"