Robin reveals details of Marawi movie with Piolo Pascual

  • Page Views 902
  • Actor Robin Padilla announced that the shooting of the Marawi-based film titled “Children of the Lake” is now on its pre-production stage and will begin shooting soon.

    In an interview with the media during a recent MoneyGram event where the actor led the awarding of 12 overseas Filipino workers’ (OFW) families, Robin said the movie is based on a true story that happened during the war against the Isis-inspired Maute group.

    “Malapit na ang partnership ng Spring Films at ng ABS-CBN, ito po ang ‘Children of the Lake’ – true story ng Marawi siege kung ano ‘yung nangyari talaga don. Marami tayong naririnig at napapanood na kuwento pero ito po talaga ang katotohanan,” the “Bad Boy of Philippine Cinema” said.
    Co-produced by director Joyce Bernal and Kapamilya actor Piolo Pascual, the movie, said Robin, is important for the country as it will show how Marawi was torn by a terrorist group’s wrong ideology.
    Robin said that to make the film factual, they partnered with the Armed Forces of the Philippines.
    “Hanggang ngayon po ay nasa pre-production palang kasi kapartner din natin ang Armed Forces of the Philippines dito. Tinutulungan nila tayo para factual ang ating pelikula at hindi po ito kwentong kutsero.”

    The actor also announced that he, Bernal and Pascual will be partnering with different South Korean film institutions to produce films about the culture of the Philippines and Korea.
    For two years now, Robin and MoneyGram awarded 12 OFW families and their relatives who work tirelessly in other countries to send money back home.

    (J.M. Severo, PS)

    Share

    New Posts Recently publish post More

    • 22 March 2019
      2 days ago No comment

      Angel still queen as ‘General’s Daughter’ of primetime; As ‘Kadenang Ginto’ smashes own record thrice in one week

      “The General’s Daughter” remained the far-and-away No. 1 program in its time slot despite a new rival, cementing the status of lead star Angel Locsin as the current queen of primetime. The Dreamscape production scored a nationwide rating of 34% on March 18. That’s more than double the viewership ...

    • 22 March 2019
      2 days ago No comment

      Greta (PG)

      Ordeal! Loss of a parent can hit children hard. A young woman coming to terms with the loss of her mom gets quite the awakening In Greta. Smart studios typically release horror films or suspense laden thrillers towards the fall. In a brilliant bit of counter programming Universal Studios ...

    • 22 March 2019
      2 days ago No comment

      Budget 2019: Investing in the Middle Class to Grow Canada’s Economy

      Kagawaran ng Pananalapi ng Canada Noong 2015, ang mga masisipag na Canadians ay nagpatunay na pag gusto nating lumakas ang ekonomiya, ang unang dapat gawin ay palakasin natin ang middle class. Ang mga kababayan natin ay pinili ang gobyerno na ito upang bigyang-puhunan ang mga middle class at sa ...

    • 22 March 2019
      2 days ago No comment

      FOX makes first Filipino film

      FOX Networks Group (FNG) Philippines produces its very first film, the horror-thriller Maledicto, which rolls into cinemas nationwide on May 1 Philippines — FOX, home to hit series and Hollywood movies, makes its first foray into the Filipino movie-making industry. FOX Networks Group (FNG) Philippines produces its very first ...

    • 22 March 2019
      2 days ago No comment

      Movie Review: ‘One Great Love’

      It is more than possible to realize that the love of your life has been there all along. Perhaps the one you have been looking for to complete you has been around for so long and much closer to you than you had thought. “One Great Love” from Regal ...

    %d bloggers like this: