- Lea Salonga is performing in the US for her Broadway musical Once on This Island
- One of the audience members was Robert De Niro
- The Pinay performer uploaded her photo with the Hollywood superstar
Filipina singer Lea Salonga’s photo with Hollywood legend Robert De Niro went viral on social media.
According to PUSH, Lea met Robert after performing in the Broadway musical Once on This Island in New York.
“Thank you, sir, for visiting the island with your lovely family! #RobertDeNiro,” Lea wrote.
Netizens were wowed by the meeting of the two legends:
“Omg i remembered the moment u Miss Lea won the Tony awards which Sir Robert also congratulated u,World Class”
“iconic in their respective crafts”
“I adore the both of you. Robert's movies are worthy of my time. Amazed by his brilliance. And Ms leah, You capture me and my core with your Voice and with your writing. May you continue to inspire many more lives”
Robert De Niro is considered as one of the greatest actors of all-time.
He starred in classics such as Raging Bull, Taxi Driver, Goodfellas, and The Deer Hunter.
The superstar won an Oscar award for Best Actor for his performance in Raging Bull and a Best Supporting Actor award for The Godfather Part II.
KAMI applauds Lea for showing the world that Filipinos have what it takes to make it big in the international scene!
"It's hard to be a mother and it's hard to be a father. Can you just imagine how difficult is it for one person to play the role of two?" To All Single MomsOut There (Parenting Documentary) – on KAMI YouTube channel!