Gil Cuerva star of “My Love from the Star”

  • Page Views 712
  • Gil Cuerva feels so lucky to be playing a lead role right away in his first project, “My Love from the Star,” that will replace “Destined to Be Yours” on May 29. His full name is Guillermo, the second of three kids. Nearly 6 feet tall, Gil finished high school at the Ateneo and was taking up Broadcast Communication at La Salle when he started modeling at 18. Now 21, he was in Hong Kong for a modeling job when he got an email from his management company, Cornerstone, asking him to take the audition in GMA-7’s “My Love from the Star” and so he flew back to Manila and took it.

    “Ang dami naming nag-audition,” he says. “I didn’t think I’d make it.  I just went for the experience kasi ang mga kasabay ko, may mga nagawa ng soap and movies. Tapos, ang first choice daw was si Alden Richards, so nagulat ako when I learned na ako pala ang sinuwerte.”

    People say he looks like Borgy Manotoc, especially with his long hair.

    “Marami nang nagsabi. So I now really have to prove that I have my own identity.”

    So is he enjoying acting?

    “So far, yes. Although nung first time kaming nag-tape, na-take seven ako. Bale ‘yun ang first meeting namin ni Jennylyn. I’m an alien who landed on earth 300 years ago and I have superpowers.”

    Is Jen older than him by nine years?

    “Yes, but hindi naman halata. Also, Matteo is an alien so hindi siya tumatanda. I’m lucky kasi established na si Jen but she has no airs, no star complex at all. She made me feel comfortable right away.”

    Share

    New Posts Recently publish post More

    • 09 December 2017
      3 days ago No comment

      Statement from the office of the late Senator Tobias C. Enverga, Jr.

      December 7, 2017 Ottawa, ON On behalf of the Enverga family, I wish to convey sincere thanks for the outpouring of love, support, and prayers given in the days following the passing of the Honourable Tobias C. Enverga, Jr. The family would like to thank the more than 7,000 ...

    • 06 December 2017
      6 days ago No comment

      City of Surrey and Statistics Canada Partner on Opioid Data Collection and Community Response Project

      For immediate release: Dec. 5, 2017  Surrey – There is a broad range of people who suffer from opioid use disorders and the lives that are being claimed by the overdose crisis is revealing that a significant number of the deaths are occurring in residential locations and in private. Understanding the factors ...

    • 03 December 2017
      1 week ago No comment

      Kisses is now a Star Pop artist

      PBB Lucky Season 7 2nd Big Placer Kisses Delavin finally introduced her highly anticipated debut album Kisses under Star Pop, Star Music’s new sublabel for the young market, to a jam-packed crowd at SM North EDSA Skydome recently. The rising teen star pepped up the show with an opening ...

    • 03 December 2017
      1 week ago No comment

      Michael V preparing for his inevitable exit from ‘Bubble Gang’

      For the past 22 years, Michael V has been the binding force of “Bubble Gang,” for which he works not only as an actor, but also a creative director. While having the long-running gag-comedy show without him is almost unimaginable, he knows that, at some point, he would have ...

    • 03 December 2017
      1 week ago No comment

      PBA in turmoil as Narvasa divides Board

      NOVEMBER 2017 SPECTATOR   THE PBA (Philippine Basketball Association) is in turmoil, all because of PBA Commissioner Chito Narvasa. No, the country’s No. 1 sporting entertainment is not losing money. But the league’s 7 breakway governors want Narvasa out. That’s when the trouble began. The Suicidal 7 could not ...

    %d bloggers like this: