Monday, November 17, 2008

Angel Locsin Teams Up with Sam Milby in RP Remake of ‘Lovers in Paris’

Angel Locsin Teams Up with Sam Milby in RP Remake of ‘Lovers in Paris’
November 17, 2008

According to reports, Angel Locsin will team up with Sam Milby in the Philippine remake of the hit koreanovela “Lovers in Paris.”

After being paired with Piolo Pascual in the fantaserye “Lobo” and the upcoming movie “Land Down Under”, Angel Locsin’s next project in the Kapamilya network in 2009 is the Philippine Remake of the Korean tv series “Lovers in Paris.” She will star as Jodi (or Vivian) and guess who will be Tristan (or Carlo)? It’s Sam Milby! Although ABS-CBN has yet to release a final word about the said team-up, the fans of both Angel Locsin are now thrilled with her new love team.

Angel Locsin and Sam Milby first worked together in an episode of Maalaala Mo Kaya in 2007. The viewers appreciate the contrast of their personalities and that they have a good chemistry on television. This is why a group of fans petitioned the partnership of the two stars in 2009.

Lovers in Paris is a successful Korean drama series broadcast by SBS in the summer of 2004. It was a big hit in the Philippines peaking at 39.7% in the ratings when it was shown in 2005 on ABS-CBN. It also won the award Best Television Drama in Korea.

“Lovers in Paris” will be the second koreanovela to be localized by ABS-CBN after My Girl.