Actress Bela Padilla’s enterprise into filmmaking is memorable not as a result of it’s her first time however due to her two co-stars, JC Santos and Zanjoe Marudo, who made the expertise particular.
Padilla recalled how each Santos and Marudo made her directorial debut hassle-free, through the on-line press convention for his or her film “366” final Friday, April 1. The movie begins streaming by way of Vivamax on April 15.
She recalled a time once they had been capturing in a studio and supplied to indicate Santos scenes she beforehand shot with Marudo. After Santos noticed the scenes, Padilla felt he was challenged to do even higher in his personal scenes, and was already ready to cry in his subsequent scene though she didn’t require him to. This doesn’t shock her in any respect since she already is aware of that Santos is a effective actor.
Padilla additionally recalled Marudo’s preliminary questions as to why she gave him his character as a substitute of Santos’. She believes Marudo was additionally challenged to play his character Marco who’s excessive power and cheerful, versus the nippiness and relaxed character of Pau performed by Santos.
Ultimately, she is simply grateful for the whole expertise and the chance to work with such skills.
“I know marami akong pagkukulang din sa set as a director kasi nga noong una kinakabahan ako or nahihiya ako,” she mentioned. (I do know I’ve so many shortcomings within the set as a director as a result of I used to be nervous at first or a bit shy.)
“They fill all the gaps and empty spaces,” she praised her co-stars. “Thank you to these two guys na talagang (who are really) very helpful to me in my first project (as a director).” JB