Filipinos invading Twitter: Georgina Wilson and Richard Yap

Filipinos are the hottest items in the world today. Aside from the Pacquiao-Marquez fight on November 13, 2011, there are 2 Filipinos who are now making noise to the internet world and in Hollywood.

Georgina Wilson, a Filipina-British model and VJ is now expanding her horizon by appearing as a guest in the 17th cycle of the world renowned America’s Next Top Model soon, the show is hosted by Tyra Banks.

Wilson announced her guest appearance via Twitter, a microblogging site, SO EXCITED to announce something that I’ve been keeping for so long now! I will be in this season of AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL!!!! Season 17!

“It makes me so proud to represent the Philippines in a show that I love. I went with Bench @benchtm who was the clothing sponsor for semi finals of the current season of ANTM (the all star season). We shot it in Greece and I cant wait for it to come out! Airing 9th in US!,.” , “I joined as a guest model/stylist. I told the girls what to do for their semi finals challenge!” she tweeted separately.

Bench has announced its support for Wilson on its official Twitter page ”Georgina Wilson @iloveGEORGINA, a @BenchTM ambassador will be featured in America’s Next Top Model together”. Wilson has been its model for many years and has become the Bench ambassador.

Hours after the announcement, “America’s Next Top Model” became the third top trending topic followed by “#GeorginainANTM”.

The show will be aired in the Philippines soon.

Meanwhile, “Papa Chen” was the spotted in the top ten trending topics worldwide in Twitter last night. Fans couldn’t hold their excitement while watching the top rating show My Binondo Girl in ABS-CBN channel 2 at 9pm slot.

Papa Chen or Chen Sy(Richard Yap) the father of the lead character Jade Sy(Kim Chiu) gave his blessing to Andy Wu(Xian Lim) as her daughter’s boyfriend.

“My daughter is very precious to me. Take good care of her,” Chen Sy told Andy Wu in their dialogue. Andy replied “I will President Chen.”  Which have spurred Filipino netizens to tweet Papa Chen.

My Binondo Girl was Richard Yap’s first acting Project and has appeared in several Television commercials.

A pure Chinese but born and rose as a Filipino in Cebu has captured the heart of the “Masang Pinoy”.

One comment

  1. Richard Yap says:

    Thank you so much for the wonderful write up on Richard Yap. It’s overwhelming and i never thought that i would get written about. Thank you so much!!!