Could you imagine seeing Gina Pareño as a Filipino Lola in a Disney movie?
Well, the veteran actress considers herself that she would fit for the role!
Recently, the Walt Disney Company announced their casting call for an upcoming movie. They are actually looking for a Filipino or Filipino-American female age from 50 to 90 to do a “lola” role.
With this, many fans of the veteran actress has been tagging and mentioning Gina about this.
As a matter of fact, she trended on Twitter just recently when many twitted their opinions why Gina Pareño would be a pefect for the role.
One even made a thread stating reasons why Gina should play the role. She even included screengrabs from some of her best movies.
Moreover, the requirements also include immediate authorization fo work in United States, as the “Lola” role will have her shooting in Atlanta, Georgia starting February 2021.
This said search is being held by Sarah Finn Casting which also helped fill the characters in some of the famous movies like “Avengers: Endgame,” “The Mandalorian,” and “Guardians of the Galaxy.”
In addition, the senior actress have shown her interest for the said role through her social media.
In a Twitter post, Gina uploaded a photo of her and the Walt Disney announcement.
“Pasado ba ako pag nag audition ako sa Disney? RETWEET IF YOU AGREE,” she wrote in the caption.
Meanwhile, many are saying that she would be a perfect actress for the role. Gina Pareño is one of the most veteran senior actress in Philippine showbiz.