ABS-CBN, the premiere maker of excellence drama on television, brings you another entertaining teleserye in the upcoming comedy-drama series entitled, My Binondo Girl. My Binondo Girl stars one of the most successful primetime drama princesses of ABS-CBN, Kim Chiu, in her most challenging role. Kim Chiu will not play a dual role, but she will portray a male role in order to grant the wish of his Chinese father.
Jade is Kim Chiu’s name in the teleserye. She have three leading man. Xian Lim as Andrew, the Filipino-Chinese businessman who will fall in love with Jade. Matteo Guidicelli as Trevor, the half-Filipino who will set his eyes to Jade. And Jolo Revilla as Onyx, the pure Filipino bestfriend of Jade. Mutya Orquia is casted as the young Jade. Glydel Mercado, Ricardo Cepeda, Ms. Ai Ai delas Alas, Ms. Cherry Pie Picache, and Ms. Gina Pareño completes the astral and splendid cast of My Binondo Girl.
It takes an hour to transform the kikay and cheerful girl, Kim Chiu, into a short-haired guy that she will going to portray. His hair is concealed under a wig. Kim Chiu is said to gain some few pounds to fit the role. She even had a costume study for the role that she will portray.
Kim recently spent a week in Hong Kong to shoot scenes of the show with her two other leading men, Matteo Guidicelli and Xian Lim. The actress admitted that in Hong Kong, some people even mistook her for a real guy.
Since she is portraying a guy in this TV series, the press asked Kim to give names of three women that she would to like to court if she did become a man in real life. Kim exclaimed “Nahihiya ako!” she said. Kim Chiu picked two Kapuso Stars. But after some nudging, she said, “Kung naging lalaki ako, liligawan ko sa babae si Angel Aquino, Marian Rivera, at Iza Calzado.” Kim Chiu on the other hand was YES Magazine’s Most Beautiful the year after Marian was hailed by same magazine.
My Binondo Girl will be shown on August 22 on ABS-CBN Primetime Bida block. It will replace Minsan Lang Kita Iibigin on its timeslot.
The official Trailer of My Binondo Girl: WATCH