- Zsa Zsa Padilla will be playing the role of Pia Wurtzbach’s mother in “Maalaala Mo Kaya” for its upcoming episode.
- Actress Liza Soberano was chosen to play as Pia; her photos wearing the iconic gown of the 2015 Miss Universe also circulated in social media.
- Zsa Zsa admitted that she could not focus on her lines because of Liza’s beauty.
Zsa Zsa Padilla could be considered as one of the veteran artists in show business, but did you know that someone had put her under the spell of distraction during her taping for “Maalaala Mo Kaya”?
On June 3, the longest-drama anthology in Asia will feature the life story of 2015 Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach. Kapamilya actress Liza Soberano was chosen to play as Pia, while Zsa Zsa will be playing as her mom.
On her Instagram account, Zsa Zsa posted a photo of Liza with herself and admitted that she found difficult to focus on her lines due to Liza’s beauty. She wrote: “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.”
Zsa Zsa also emphasized: “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.”
Aside from her stint in “Maalala Mo Kaya”, Zsa Zsa is finishing a film with Kapuso comedienne Aiai delas Alas and “Pusong Ligaw” star Beauty Gonzalez. Directed by Joel Lamangan, the movie is titled “Bes, May Nanalo Na (Ginalingan Eh)”.
Meanwhile, for Liza, Star Cinema and ABS-CBN confirmed that she will be playing the role of Darna. For the meantime, let us appreciate Liza as Pia Wurtzbach in “Maalaala Mo Kaya” this coming Saturday.