- Heart Evangelista was surprised to learn that Kevin Kwan, the author of ‘Crazy Rich Asians,’ had wanted her to audition for the movie adaptation of the novel
- The actress received the surprising news last year when she flew to the US for some collaborative work
- She had the opportunity to sit down with the famous author for a one-on-one interview
- Heart shared the surprising news in her latest episode of “Heartworld” vlog
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Heart Evangelista was surprised to learn that the author of the novel ‘Crazy Rich Asians,’ Kevin Kwan, had wanted her to audition for the movie adaptation of his work.
She learned about the pleasant surprise during a one-on-one interview with the famous author during her trip to the United States last year for some collaborative tasks.
At the start of the interview, Heart remarked that many people are asking how did she get to know the famous author.
“A lot of people are asking and you know, it's been so long. How did we meet? How did we connect? How did it happen?” Heart asked Kevin.
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The famous author’s answer surprised Heart.
“Well, let's reverse it. Let's rewind it even more. Because I have requested that we get you to audition,” Kevin revealed.
Hearing this, the actress was visibly surprised upon knowing the author himself of the popular novel requested for her to audition for its movie adaptation.
“I didn't know that. You didn't tell me that!” Heart blurted out.
Heart revealed last year that she was among those who auditioned for “Crazy Rich Asians,” though she did not get the role she was gunning for.
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Love Marie Payawal Ongpauco-Escudero, more popularly known by her stage name, Heart Evangelista, is a Pinay actress, singer, TV host, endorser, visual media artist, philanthropist, socialite, and also the first lady of Sorsogon province.
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She has also been under the spotlight due to her OOTDs in Paris. The actress and fashion icon caught the attention of many netizens anew with her unique outfit. In an Instagram post, she shared a couple of photos of her in a ripped turtleneck sweater and sparkling co-ords. Her followers then gushed over the fashion icon for looking good while donning the ensemble.