Kit Thompson is back on acting

  • Page Views 2701
  • Kit Thompson was only 15 years old when he joined showbiz, but people thought he’s older because of his towering 6’2” height. He joined the fourth season of “Pinoy Big Brother: Teen” and appeared in several TV shows. He got good reviews for his performance in the indie film “#Y”. He had a brush with the law in 2014 for marijuana use then he decided to go the US to cool things off.

    “I studied acting in New York and later in L.A., where I appeared in some short films and also worked as a model from print ads,” he says at the press con of “The Hows of Us,” his comeback vehicle. “But I really miss the Philippines so here I am back now.”

    Now 21 years old, he admits he has learned his lesson and that what happened is just part of growing up. “We learn from our mistakes. I felt so free then, more aggresive. Now, I feel more responsible for what happens in my life.”

    He’s grateful that right after he returned home, good offers came his way. He plays a friend of Daniel Padilla in “The Hows of Us” and he’s also in the cast of a digital series on ABS-CBN. “I feel lucky that my comeback is in a movie starring the very popular love team of KathNiel, so this is a good exposure to make people aware that I am back.”

    By September, he will start shooting his first lead role in the Cinemalaya 2019 entry, “Belle Douloeur,” a French title which means “Beautiful Pain”.

    “It’s a May-December romance with me playing the lover of Mylene Dizon,” he adds. “It’s produced by Quantum Films and to be directed by Atty. Joji Alonso.”

    He is aware that Mylene is an award-winning actress so he’s really preparing well for their scenes together. They will even have a nude bed scene. “It’s just fine with me kasi kailangan talaga sa script and I’m confident it will be well handled.”

    M. Bautista, Malaya

    Share

    New Posts Recently publish post More

    • 02 December 2021
      3 days ago No comment

      Vancouver BC for Leni and Kiko launches movement for 2022 election

      In a meeting in Richmond B.C., the Vancouver 4 Leni Robredo movement was born, uniting several sectors in the Lower Mainland of B.C. to help elect the opposition candidate as the next President of the Philippines. The movement includes the Catanduanes for Leni (Lorry Gavierres Russell), Acountants 4 Leni ...

    • 02 December 2021
      3 days ago No comment

      ‘Deadpool’ star Ryan Reynolds left speechless and teary eyed by Canadian recognition

      It is a rare moment to see a speechless Ryan Reynolds, but this was exactly what happened after the wisecracking Canadian star was honored with a Governor General’s Award and a song entitled “Canada Loves You Back.” The video was shown to Ryan after he was presented by the ...

    • 25 November 2021
      2 weeks ago No comment

      Aling Mary’s Sponsors Sto Nino Shrine fundraiser

      A fundraising at the Don Bosco Youth Centre in Surrey to raise money for the Sto Nino de Cebu Shrine to be built in Agassiz, BC was organized by Rey and Lily Reyes and Aling Mary’s family. The fundraiser received $16,650.00, and all the proceeds of the ticket sales ...

    • 19 November 2021
      2 weeks ago No comment

      Heber Bartolome, folk music icon of ‘Tayo’y Mga Pinoy’ fame, passes away

      Heber Bartolome, the Filipino folk music legend who preached the value of self-worth in his masterpiece “Tayo’y Mga Pinoy,” died Monday night, his brother Jesse confirmed. He was 74. “Nawalan siya ng pulso kaya dinala sa Veterans (Memorial Medical Center),” Jesse told ABS-CBN News. “Mahusay na pintor (Heber), matulungin ...

    • 18 November 2021
      3 weeks ago No comment

      BBM caravan set for November 20 in Richmond

      Local supporters of Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. are scheduled to hold a caravan on Saturday (November 20) in Richmond. The motorcade starts at 5599 Lynas Lane at 2 p.m. and will end at the South Arm Park. Caravans are also scheduled in other cities across Canada. The events happen ...

    %d bloggers like this: