- Vice Ganda expressed his admiration to former ABS-CBN reporter Atom Araullo
- The Showtime host said that he wants Atom to be his leading man on his next movie
- Atom is set to star in Mike De Leon's upcoming movie entitled "Citizen Jake"
Kapamilya comedian and Showtime host Vice Ganda swooned over journalist Atom Araullo and said that he wants to work with the journalist on the former's next movie.
During Vice Ganda's guesting in the morning show "Magandang Buhay" to promoter his new movie "The Super Parental Guardians", he expressed his admiration to Atom who was also present in the show.
"Nabasa ko may pelikula si Atom. Baka sa susunod kong movie, pwede na kitang leading man... Kailangang i-push natin 'yan."
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Vice, during the show was asked a question from the audience: "If you'll be given a chance to invade a person's mind, who would it be and why?"
The Showtime host swooned and replied:
"I think I would choose to invade Atom's mind. Because I wanna be part of his mind."
One of the hosts pointed out how Vice was timid and shy than the usual during the episode and the comedian responded: "Nagpapa-girl lang ho ako kay Atom. Nagpapa-girl ako kay Atom, pero kung wala si Atom..."
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Vice Ganda's movie directed by Joyce Bernal will be screened in Philippine cinemas nationwide on November 30.
Meanwhile, Atom is set to star in a film by acclaimed director Mike De Leon entitled "Citizen Jake". The former ABS-CBN journalist is set to play the lead character and will also take part in the creation of the screenplay.
Atom said in an interview:
"I just couldn’t say no to Mike de Leon. I am taking this leap of faith because I believe in his ability to produce films of exceptional quality that are always imbued with social relevance.”