Here’s what Paolo Contis said about Empoy Marquez
Kapuso actor Paolo Contis knew that Empoy Marquez is the first choice to be the leading man in Through Night and Day and here’s what he said about this.
The said movie of Paolo with Alessandra de Rossi gained popularity when it was shown on Netflix than it was released in cinemas in 2018. That was the reason why the actor said that he felt “panghihinayang” for the movie at that time.
Paolo knew that it was that good and so he hoped that more people have seen it before. When it comes to being the second choice for the movie, he apparently, did not mind it.
In a previous article, Alessandra shared that she conceptualized the movie with Empoy Marquez in her mind as her leading man. They first worked together in the movie Kita Kita that was a blockbuster hit.
Based on the article from PEP, Paolo Contis said that he understands that in the entertainment industry, there are times that he will bot be the first choice in a project.
“Pero kung talagang sa ‘yo, gagawa ng paraan si God na mapunta sa ‘yo ‘yan. Napunta siya sa akin,” the actor added.
With this, he said that he just did his best with this kind of opportunity in his career. He is also happy that the production did not regret to get him eve though he is just the second choice.
Paolo also commented on Empoy as the first choice for the movie. “Siguro kung natuloy si Empoy, baka maaaring nung time na ipinalabas sa sine, mas tinangkilik. Kasi, kumbaga, follow up ng pelikula nila. Pero feeling ko naman, nabigyan ko ng justice yung karakter ni Ben. Happy ako dun,” the Kapuso actor said.
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