- Zaijian Jaranilla shared that he won’t mind being given more gay roles in future projects
- According to the ‘May Bukas Pa’ actor, it won’t be an issue if ever people would make fun of him for portraying a gay character
- The award-winning star also shared that he admires actors who accepted gay roles in other films
Zaijian Jaranilla revealed that he doesn’t mind being give gay roles in his future films or television series.
KAMI learned from entertainment website PUSH that the ‘May Bukas Pa’ star opened up about the topic.
According to Zaijian, he admires actors, such as Christian Bables and Paolo Ballesteros, who accept gay roles.
In an interview with PUSH, he said:
“Dun ko sila unang napanuod, sabi ko, 'Ang galing nilang [gumanap] na bakla,' parang unang tingin mo palang, bakla talaga.”
He also added that it won’t be an issue if ever people make fun of him if ever he accepts such roles.
“Kung alam mo naman sa sarili mo na hindi ka naman ganun, na straight ka, tapos nakita ng ibang tao na tumatak yung pagganap mo, [ibig sabihin] successful yung pagganap mo bilang bakla.”
In a previous report by KAMI, Zaijian Jaranilla said that he is contented with his adult life and does not miss his childhood acting days.
Zaijian Jaranilla is a Filipino actor. He rose to fame in the showbiz industry as the lead child actor of the ABS-CBN show, 'May Bukas Pa.' Zaijian was widely known as Santino, the name of his character in the show.
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