Alden Richards, 28, confirms that he and Bea Alonzo, 32, have just done a television commercial, or what is known in the trade as a TVC.
Recently, photos of Alden and Bea circulated on social media.
The two were photographed at an airport in Thailand.
Alden, a prized Kapuso star, reveals that he is a fan of Bea, an A-lister from the Kapamilya network.
Netizens expressed their hope that this will lead to a Bea-Alden movie project.
Alden’s last movie was with ABS-CBN actress Kathryn Bernardo. They top-billed Hello Love, Goodbye (2019), which is currently the highest-grossing Filipino movie of all time.
Alden told the media at the press conference of the upcoming Kapuso musical competition Centerstage: “Siyempre, looking forward po ako doon, saka mabait na tao po si Bea. But yung ginawa po naming project doon, hindi pa po pwedeng i-reveal, pero may shinoot po kami.”
The presscon was held at Studio 7 of the GMA Compound in Quezon City, earlier today, February 6.
Alden said he was thrilled to have been given the chance to work with a female celebrity he admires.
“Magaan po kasama, sobrang fan po ako ng One More Chance, e,” admitted Alden, referring to the Bea-John Lloyd Cruz blockbuster released by Star Cinema in 2007.
He continued, “Alam din po ni Bea iyon.
“Talagang the first time I met them ni John Lloyd, ni Idan [John Lloyd’s nickname], parang first time ko na-starstruck.
“Pero ngayon, parang ang sarap sa feeling lang na idol mo lang dati, katrabaho mo na ngayon, so ang sarap lang ng experience, sobrang dami blessings for this year.”
Meanwhile, Alden was asked about his plans for this coming Valentine’s Day.
“Guest po ako sa concert ni Jennylyn [Mercado, and Dennis Trillo],” he answered.
Titled CoLove, the concert of Jennylyn and Dennis will take place at the New Frontier Theatre, Quezon City, on February 15, 2020.
Alden is the main host of Centerstage, with Betong Sumaya as his co-host.
The musical competition has three judges: singer and TV/theater actress Aicelle Santos, musical director Mel Villena, and Concert Queen Pops Fernandez.
Centerstage will start airing February 16, 2020.