Christian Bables played the role of 'Barbs' in the Award-winning movie 'Die Beautiful'.
This time, in its spin-off 'Born Beautiful', Martin del Rosario is the new bff of 'Trisha', Paolo Ballesteros' role.
KAMI learned from Inquirer that Martin is now the official 'Barbs' for the TV Series.
This is not the first time that Martin will have a gay role. He once played as a transgender for an episode of Maalaala Mo kaya.
Meanwhile, Fans of Bables asked why he was replaced by Del Rosario. The new 'Barbs' replied "Why Me? Why not?".
'Born Beautiful' will air on Cignal Channel starting January 2018.