- Kuya Kim Atienza prefers Dingdong Dantes to portray him in case his life story is made into a movie or TV show
- The popular weather news reporter and trivia king also showed interest in acting
- Kuya Kim recently made his appearance on “Mars Pa More” where he would be one of the show’s co-hosts
- Camille Prats, one of the program’s co-hosts said that Kuya Kim is a valuable addition to their show
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Kuya Kim Atienza made his first appearance on the morning program “Mars Pa More” where he would also become one of the show’s co-hosts.
During their initial “chikahan,” the show’s hosts, Camille Prats and Iya Villania, asked the popular weatherman if he would also do acting if given the chance.
Kuya Kim answered: “why not!” He added that if GMA bosses would give him an assignment in acting, he would gladly obey as acting was part of his past.
Camille and Iya then asked the popular weatherman who he would like to portray him in case his life story is featured in “Magpakailanman.”
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He immediately answered that he would want multi-awarded actor Dingdong Dantes to portray him in his life story and Marian Rivera should portray the role of Kim’s wife.
Kuya Kim explained that Dingdong and his wife Marian have been his friends for a long time and so it would not be difficult for them to portray their roles in case his life story is adapted for a TV show.
Kuya Kim Atienza is a broadcaster from the Philippines. He is the son of Lito Atienza, who is a well-known politician. He is famous for his broad knowledge as well as his love for animals. He has served as a politician from 1995 to 2004. He hosted ABS-CBN's educational show, 'Matanglawin', and became the weather anchor of the network's television newscast, 'TV Patrol'. Kuya Kim was also a host for the popular noontime variety show, 'It's Showtime'.
The popular weather reporter, along with Mel Tiangco, Mike Enriquez and Vicky Morales, recently welcomed Mang Tani Cruz back to “24 Oras” set. The Kapuso resident meteorologist did his first weather report on the set on Friday since he returned from Australia. While on air, Kuya Kim revealed that Mang Tani used to be his mentor in weather reporting. Kuya Kim also took to social media to share a photo of him together with Mang Tani.
Kuya Kim also commented on the lengthy and touching message of Anne Curtis on social media for her 'It's Showtime' family. It is known that Kuya Kim also became part of the afternoon show long before he transferred to the Kapuso network. The aforementioned show is celebrating its 12th anniversary this October. The Kapamilya actress' Instagram post also prompted comments from other celebrities and netizens.