Here is the synopsis of the Argentine soap opera: LaLola is a romantic comedy about a man named Eduardo “Lalo” Padilla. Lalo is the director of the company “High Five”, and editor of the famous magazine “Don”. He is surrounded by many women.
Romina is in love with Lalo, but he refuses to commit to her. She decides to avenge his lack of commitment. She consults a witch who creates a spell that turns Lalo into a woman. The woman Lalo becomes is very beautiful, because Romina wanted him to feel the desperation of a gorgeous woman who is constantly being harassed by men ogling her.
Now Lalo is a woman, he cannot convince anyone of his metamorphosis, so he needs to decide how to continue working at his job. He decides to go to work himself, so he introduces himself at his company as Dolores “Lola” Padilla, a cousin of Lalo. He explains that Lalo had to make an urgent trip to Germany because his father was ill. So Lalo becomes “Lola”, and we see how he manages this new life.
The Philippine version will star Rhian Ramos as Dolores “Lola” Padilla and JC de Vera as Ramiro “Lalo” Padilla. Coming this September on GMA 7.
Here’s the trailer of the original LaLola.