Heart Evangelista Also Auditioned For “Crazy Rich Asians”
- July 31, 2018
- INSIDESHOWBIZ.PH TEAM
We’re just a few days away from the Hollywood premiere of Crazy Rich Asians which the Philippine Queen of All Media, Kris Aquino, will be attending and with all of the hype that’s coming with it, we’re psyched to find out that Heart Evangelista was also almost supposed to be part of the film!
Ito na po: Here’s an exclusive first-look of my scene with @constancewu in the movie @crazyrichasians… My gown was created by our very own @michael5inco. 💛 Please watch for this PIVOTAL scene when the movie opens in Philippine cinemas on August 22, 2018. (picture courtesy of @wbpictures Head Office). P.S. please pray w/ me that i get my medical clearance so i can proudly represent the 🇵🇭 during the red carpet walk in the Hollywood premiere on Tuesday, August 7? Extending my deepest gratitude to @kevinkwanbooks for recommending me to play this once in a lifetime role. #lovelovelove
Heart shared with GMANetwork.com that she also auditioned for Crazy Rich Asians which Kris will reportedly be playing a small part in. Heart shares, “I actually auditioned for Crazy Rich Asians. That’s my little secret. I almost got the part actually. That’s what he told me.”
Heart was portraying to Kevin Kwan, the author of Crazy Rich Asians whom she was with during Paris Fashion Week 2018.
Heart divulged that she auditioned via tape but was not clear on what role she auditioned for, “I’m shy. But I made sure na in case na ma-leak yung audition tape ko, hindi nakakahiya. I hired a crew. Tineyp ko siya like a telenovela,” the actress shares.