“I really wanted to be an actress. This was my strength”, Bea reveals after sharing her learnings from past experiences, one of which was how she started out as an extra on the set of OKA TOKAT, wherein she waited more than 24 hours for her scene, only to be edited out on air.
Also In the interview, Bea openly shares how she felt awkward in an audition when she was asked to stand beside a picture of who would’ve soon become her future leading man, John Lloyd Cruz.
Apart from these personal challenges as an actress, Bea also recalls the friendships that were forged throughout her career, from meeting her best friend, Shaina Magdayao in the set of K2BU to being completely overwhelmed by the acting prowess of veteran actress Lorna Tolentino whom she worked with in “Kay Tagal Kang Hinitay”.
All these plus how she honed her craft with the help of Johnny Manahan and Lauren Dyogi, whom she readily refers to as her mentors.
Bea has definitely bloomed into being a well respected actress on Philippine cinema and television. Follow her story on Jeepney TV on August. 25, Sunday at 9 pm.