This Monday, September 25, Mccoy de Leon and Elisse Joson, popularly known together as McLisse, will star in the newest primetime family drama series of ABS-CBN, “The Good Son.” Today, let’s take a trip down memory lane at Mccoy’s and Elisse’s television journey as we look back at some of their roles and appearances in past Kapamilya shows.
Be Careful With My Heart (2012-2014)
Mccoy and Elisse both appeared in the top-rating daytime romantic-comedy series “Be Careful With My Heart,” which starred Jodi Sta. Maria and Richard Yap. He played the role of Iñigo Cabanatan, the troublemaker in school who became a close friend of Luke (Jerome Ponce) and Nicolo (Marlo Mortel), while she played the role of Cheska, one of their pretty schoolmates who also joined the same organization.
Wansapanataym: My App #Boyfie (2014)
Elisse became one of the antagonists in the “Wansapanataym: My App #Boyfie.” She portrayed the role of Shannon, the famous schoolmate of Anika (Nadine Lustre) who got jealous when she had the hottest man in campus, Jowa/Joe (James Reid). She tried to steal the attention Anika was getting from everyone else by pretending to be a good friend.
It’s Showtime (2015-present)
In 2015, Mccoy was introduced as one of the members of Hashtags, the resident kilig ambassadors of “It’s Showtime.” The other members were Zeus Collins, Jimboy Martin, Jameson Blake, Nikko Natividad, Ronnie Alonte, Jon Lucas, Ryle Santiago, Luke Conde, Tom Doromal, and Paulo Angeles. He still appears once in a while as one of the hosts of the trending noontime show.
We Will Survive (2016)
Mccoy also appeared in the primetime drama series “We Will Survive,” which starred Pokwang and Melai Cantiveros. He played the role of Ralph Ataiza, the schoolmate and close friend of Jenny (Maris Racal) who eventually fell in love with her. Things became complicated when he found out that his friend, Harold (Jon Lucas), was also interested in her.
Pinoy Big Brother: Lucky 7 (2016)
Mccoy and Elisse were reunited when they became two of the celebrity housemates of “Pinoy Big Brother: Lucky 7.” He and Nikko Natividad, his co-Hashtags member, became a two-in-one housemate while she entered Kuya’s house as the “Hugot Babe” after gaining popularity in a fastfood chain commercial. They were constantly teased by the other housemates because of their undeniable chemistry and McLisse was formed. They were both part of the Lucky Stars and the Dream Team. She exited the house on Day 221 while he, along with Nikko, was declared as 6th Big Placer on Day 234.
Wansapanataym: Tikboyong (2016)
After “Pinoy Big Brother,” Mccoy became the lead star in “Wansapanataym: Tikboyong.” He portrayed the role of Boyong Acosta, a tikbalang who had extreme strength and speed. In order to keep his human form, he had to drink a magic serum given by Diwata Diwalding (Jai Agpangan) and Flora (Alora Sasam).
FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano (2016-present)
Mccoy and Elisse also appear in the top-rating and undisputed hit primetime action-drama series, “FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano.” He plays the role of Juan Pablo “JP” Arevalo, the younger brother of Alyanna (Yassi Pressman) and the son of Teddy (Joel Torre), while she plays the role of Lorraine “Lorie” Pedrosa, the cousin of SPO2 Jerome Gerona Jr. (John Prats) who was dragged in the case of illegal substance and later was abducted together with JP.
Maalaala Mo Kaya: Laptop (2017)
Mccoy and Elisse starred in an episode of the longest-running drama anthology in Asia, “Maalaala Mo Kaya.” She portrayed the role of Rose, an overweight girl who hid behind a fake online account to make her feel loved by other people, while he portrayed the role of Josh, the boy that she fell in love with. However, things became complicated for the two of them when he finally found out that she was only pretending to be someone else.
The Good Son (2017)
This 2017, Mccoy and Elisse will star in the primetime family drama series “The Good Son.” He will play the role of Oliver “Obet” Reyes-Buenavidez, the cheerful son of Racquel (Mylene Dizon) and the brother of Joseph (Joshua Garcia). She, on the other hand, will play the role of Sabina Lorenzo, the schoolmate of Obet who doesn’t get along with him but will eventually become his love interest. The series also stars Jerome Ponce, Nash Aguas, John Estrada, Alexa Ilacad, Loisa Andalio and Eula Valdez. It is directed by Emmanuel Palo and Andoy Ranay.
“The Good Son” premieres this September 25 (Monday) after “La Luna Sangre” only on ABS-CBN Primetime Bida.