Heart Evangelista revealed that she also auditioned for a role in ‘Crazy Rich Asians’
Kapuso actress Heart Evangelista revealed that she also auditioned for the movie ‘Crazy Rich Asians’.
The said movie which was derived from the book of Kevin Kwan, ‘Rich People Problems’, became near to Filipinos’ hearts because Kris Aquino is included in it.
Heart said she is supposed to be in the said movie also, based on the article published in GMA Entertainment.
The actress revealed this information during her contract signing with the Kapuso network.
“I actually auditioned for ‘Crazy Rich Asians’, that’s my little secret and I almost got the part actually, that’s what he (Kwan) told me,”she said.
The Kapuso star related that her communication with Kwan prosper when he was here in the country to promote his book.
“Then we got along, and the next time I remember, he wrote about my painted bags for New York Times. So nagulat ako, naalala niya ako,” she said.
After that, she got a call from the writer and asked her if she was attending Paris Fashion Week.
“We were going to shoot something very special. So nagulat ako that he messaged me. And when I went to Paris and I met him, we became very close and we worked on something together and hopefully it will not be the last,” Heart shared.
When asked what was supposed to be her role in ‘Crazy Rich Asian’, the Kapuso actress chose not to reveal it.
“No! No! I’m shy. But I made sure na in case na ma-leak ‘yung audition tape ko hindi nakakahiya,” she said.
She also said that she hired a crew for it in order to make her audition journey like a telenovela.
Heart is glad that the people behind the movie love her audition tape, based on the article.