In a recently concluded blogcon of GMA Artist Hunk Aljur Abrenica, I happened to be one of the Online bloggers who was invited to witness the PressCon of his 3 Indie Films which will make him as one of the most versatile actor for this year.
With his looks, good voice and natural acting skills, there is no doubt that this 2016 will be one great year for kapuso actor, Aljur Abrenica.
From big screen and primetime tv shows, Aljur making the jump to three new Indie films this year. One of them is Edsa, were they successfully graced the premiere.
The movie Edsa was exclusively screened in schools, this movie was Aljur's special project because apart from its national and historical significance, he was also reunited with his former onscreen partner Kris Bernal, collectively known as AlKris as their much desired reunion project.
Aljur plays Jun, a snatcher in his 20's while Kris takes on the role of Carla, an opinionated nurse in her late 20's. The movie also pays tribute for the 3oth anniversary of the historic EDSA Revolution. Edsa is directed by Alvin Yapan and Produced by Madonna Sanchez.
The movie Expressway is an entry in this years Sinag Maynila Independent Film Festival. Aljur plays a hit man who kills corrupt criminals. Surprisingly Aljur interviewed a real life killer to make his portrayal more believable. Directed by Ato Bautista. Other members of the cast areAlvin Anson and Kiko Matos. The 2nd Sinag Maynila Film Festival runs from April 21 to 26.
In Mabalasik, Aljur shares the screen with another GMA Artist Center hunk, Award winning Rocco Nacino. The movie is all about a newlywed cop that hunts down a predator thief for the murder of his godfather, through the streets of manila. Aljur plays the predator thief, a fellow named Elias Obrero. Rocco takes on the role of the newlywed cop. Mabalasik is directed by Ato Bautista.
To mark the same, PUMA a leading sports brand recently named Aljur as one of their newest brand ambassador. In his interview, he once said his been always an avid fan of the brand. He will also be taking part in PUMA Philippine upcoming ignite Ultimate campaign that will launched by the end of March.
Puma also added that Aljur is the perfect embodiment of Puma Training. Ms Theresa, AVP of Sales and Marketing at Puma Philippines, Aljur is a wonderful compliment to Puma's sports training campaign of Get there #Nomatterwhat.