- There have been many instances where Kapamilya stars were being paired up with Kapuso celebrities
- Some of these pairings work, with their films earning millions at the box-office
- LionhearTV lists down the most memorable movie pairings of Kapuso and Kapamilya stars that we’ve seen and are definitely excited about!
Love teams are very popular in their respective networks. They are one of the biggest profit-makers in the television and movie industries. Most blockbuster films from local cinema feature love teams that attract thousands of moviegoers every now and then. ABS-CBN have bankable love teams like Kathniel, Jadine, Lizquen, Mayward, and many more. GMA Network, on the other hand, have popular couples like Aldub, Gabru, Biguel, and many more. These are the pairings that have endured the test of time and continue to dominate the local showbiz scene.
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But there have been many instances where Kapamilya stars were being paired up with Kapuso celebrities. Some of these pairings work, with their films earning millions at the box-office. LionhearTV lists down the Most Memorable Movie Pairings of Kapuso and Kapamilya Stars that we’ve seen and are definitely excited about!
Dennis Trillo & Maja Salvador
Kapuso actor Dennis Trillo was paired with Kapamilya actress Maja Salvador in the 2015 Regal Films romantic drama “You’re Still the One,” directed by Chris Martinez.
Tom Rodriguez & Erich Gonzales
Kapuso actor Tom Rodriguez and Kapamilya actress Erich Gonzales starred in the 2018 drama film ‘The Significant Other,’ directed by Joel Lamangan, under Cineko Productions and Star Cinema.
Dennis Trillo & Kim Chiu
Kapuso actor Dennis Trillo was paired with Kapamilya actress in the 2018 MMFF entry ‘One Great Love,’ a romantic drama helmed by Enrico Quizon.
Richard Gutierrez & Anne Curtis
Viva Films and GMA Films paired Kapuso actor Richard Gutierrez with Kapamilya actress Anne Curtis back in 2010 for the romance drama film ‘In Your Eyes.’
Richard Gutierrez & KC Concepcion
Kapuso actor Richard Gutierrez and Kapamilya actress KC Concepcion paired not just once, but twice. Back in 2008 for the romantic film “For the First Time” under Star Cinema, and in 2009 for “When I Met U” under GMA Films and Regal Entertainment.
Dingdong Dantes & Angelica Panganiban
Kapuso actor Dingdong Dantes and Kapamilya actress Angelica Panganiban starred in more than one film as a couple: “Segunda Mano” (2011), “One More Try” (2012), and “The Unmarried Wife” (2016).
Dingdong Dantes & Anne Curtis
Kapuso actor Dingdong Dantes and Kapamilya actress Anne Curtis were paired for Irene Villamor’s 2018 romantic box-office hit “Sid & Aya” under Viva Films.
John Lloyd Cruz & Jennylyn Mercado
Kapamilya actor John Lloyd Cruz and Kapuso actress Jennylyn Mercado starred in the 2016 Cathy Garcia Molina romcom “Just The 3 Of Us”.
Richard Gutierrez & Jennylyn Mercado
Kapuso actress Jennylyn Mercado and Kapamilya actor Richard Gutierrez are set to topbill the upcoming Star Cinema film “Heart Of Mine.”
Coco Martin & Maine Mendoza
Kapuso star Maine Mendoza was paired with Kapamilya actor Coco Martin in the 2018 MMFF entry, “Jack Em Popoy: The Puliscredibles,” an action comedy film directed by Mike Tuviera.
Alden Richards & Kathryn Bernardo
In one of the biggest surprises of 2019, Kapuso actor Alden Richards and Kapamilya actress Kathryn Bernardo will be starring in an upcoming film from Cathy Garcia-Molina, under Star Cinema.