On Saturday, October 12, 2019, Elisse Joson and Richard Gutierrez will once again prove us that age really doesn’t matter when it comes to love by starring on the upcoming Maalaala Mo Kaya episode, which will be aired with the hashtag #MMKMyHandsomeBoss. As Elisse invites us to watch the said episode, she answers some of the netizens’ most interesting questions about it.
Responding to the netizens, Elisse expressed how happy and thankful to be one of the actresses who regularly appears in MMK. She shares that she considers every MMK role as a challenge to prove her brilliance as an actress. In playing her character in the upcoming MMK episode, Elisse said that the challenge for her is the fact that she never had a crush on someone older. Nevertheless, she considers it as something exciting, seeing how it can “motivate” a person going to work. She hopes to experience it someday and to the real-life person whom her character was inspired from, Elisse’s advice to go fighting for what makes her happy.
About her experience working with Richard Gutierrez, Elisse admitted that she was intimidated at first, given that Richard is one of the most admired leading men in the entertainment industry for many years now. She testified how exceedingly Richard is charming both off-screen and on-screen and although he may seem like a very serious man, she revealed how friendly, thoughtful and generous he is on set.
For Elisse, she said that being an actress is so amazing because they get to live someone else’s life and with that, they get to experience a lot of things. When asked about what would make a relationship long lasting, she suggested that constantly understanding each other is the key to it. “’Yong lalaki dapat forever na nanliligaw sa babae. ‘Yong babae naman, forever ding aalagaan [‘yong lalaki],” she explained.
Elisse also did the “Mukha Mo, Confess Ko” Challenge where she revealed some tasteful trivia’s about Ejay Falcon and Aljur Abrenica, who are her co-stars in Sandugo, Jameson Blake, Maris Racal, Loisa Andalio, Kit Thompson, Jinri Park, and of course, her leading man in #MMKMyHandsomeBoss, Richard Gutierrez.
Watch Elisse’s Kapamilya Confessions episode here and don’t miss her very first team up with Richard Gutierrez in #MMKMyHandsomeBoss, this Saturday, October 12, after The Voice Kids Season 4.