BB Gandanghari appears on Netflix series Glow

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BB Gandanghari appeared in the eighth episode of Glow's third season. She was cast as Patricia, a fortune teller and tarot card reader.


Filipinos were thrilled upon seeing a familiar face in one of the latest episodes of Glow, an American comedy series that is currently streaming on Netflix.

BB Gandanghari made an apperance on the eighth episode of Glow's third season.

In the series, the U.S. based actress played the role of Patricia, a fortune teller and tarot card reader.

BB shared a scene with Alison Brie who plays Ruth "Zoya the Destroya" Wilder, one of the main characters of the said series.

Filipino fans of the show shared their excitement on Twitter upon seeing BB in the Hollywood series.

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This is not BB's first acting project in the U.S.

Based on her IMDB page, she also appeared in an episode of Too Old To Die Young, a series that is streamed on Amazon Prime.

Miles Teller, Taylor Hill,and Jena Malone are some of the stars of Too Old To Die Young.

BB last appeared on Philippine TV via TV5's 2015 comedy show 2 1/2 Daddies.

In a previous interview with PEP.ph (Philippine Entertainment Portal), BB revealed her plans of pursuing her acting career in the U.S.

She said, "Actually, I really wanna pursue my parang artistry abroad. Like, my acting and my everything.

"Parang I wanna try it out as a transgender actress sa Hollywood.

"So, I’ll start auditioning and the prospect of being a transgender actress."

BB moved to the U.S. "for good" in 2016. 

In September 2017, BB revealed in a now deleted Instagram post that she signed up with The Brogan Agency, a California-based talent management company.

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In December 2017, Robin Padilla, BB's brother, revealed in an episode of Magandang Buhay that she is also working as an Uber driver and a model while waiting for acting opportunities in the U.S.

Robin said, "Nandoon siya sa Amerika, nakikipagsapalaran. Uber driver siya doon.

"Medyo kinakabahan lang ako dahil siyempre Amerika yun. Hindi ko naman kabisado ang mga tao doon.

"Kung saan-saan siya minsan pumupunta. Nagku-cross country siya para sa mga hindi niya kilala."

BB, formerly known as action star Rustom Padilla, came out during an episode of Pinoy Big Brother Celebrity Edition 1 in 2006. She publicly opened up about his sexual identity for the first time to his fellow housemate, Keana Reeves. 


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Nikko Tuazon is a lifestyle writer with a strong interest in pop culture, fashion, beauty, and music. Connect with him on Instagram at @mrnikkotuazon.


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