- Popular young actress Liza Soberano will play the role of Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach in Maalaala Mo Kaya
- Actress Zsa Zsa Padilla, who will also be part of the MMK episode, posted a photo of her and Soberano on Instagram
- Padilla confirmed that they have been working on an MMK episode that features the life story of Wurtzbach
Popular young actress Liza Soberano will play the role of Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach on Maalaala Mo Kaya (MMK).
On Instagram, actress Zsa Zsa Padilla, who will also be part of the MMK episode, posted a photo of her and Soberano. She disclosed that they have been working with each other for an MMK episode that features the like story of Wurtzbach.
“My first time to act with this pretty lady! I must admit, it was hard focusing on my lines while looking at her beautiful face. Who knew such beauty could be distracting? But she’s such an amazing actor and pretty soon, I felt like I was talking to my very own daughter. Please watch out for MMK featuring the life story of Pia Wurtzbach,” Padilla captioned the photo.
The news was also confirmed by Soberano’s talent manager Ogie Diaz.
“She’s taping for ‘MMK’ as the young Pia Wurtzbach,” Diaz said.
“Bumangka sila sa story talaga noong wala pa siya sa pageant-pageant, so story ng family,” he added.
[They featured the story of Wurtzbach’s famil , before she started joining beauty pageants.]
Moreover, Harley Tan, who is one of Wurtzbach’s best friends, hinted that actor Fifth Solomon will portray him on MMK.
Solomon also posted a photo of him and Soberano. He, however, did not gave any hint about what they were working on together.
Meanwhile, on her official Facebook page, Wurtzbach also shared a post about Soberano’s portrayal of her role.