Director of “My Bebe Love: Kilig Pa More”, Jose Javier Reyes, fell emotional as the growing success of his film which were already out in Metro Manila theaters. He thanked Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza, actor and actress stars of the film, for making the film more successful than he could have imagined.
Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza, commonly known as AlDub, is the country’s No. 1 love team following their roles in the “kalyeserye” segment of the popular noontime show “Eat Bulaga” on GMA 7.
“My Bebe Love: Kilig Pa More” is one of the eight entries in the 2015 Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) hit up to one million pesos (P 1,000,000.00) mark on the first hour.
“Got some very good news about the box office results of the first hour: ALDUB NATION, no amount of THANK YOUs is enough to show how we feel,” Reyes said.
“According to Boss Orly (Orly Ilacad, executive producer of OctoArts Films), million mark hit on first hour with incomplete results,” says director Jose Javier Reyes
The film “My Bebe Love: Kilig Pa More” is joined by Eat Bulaga (EB) host Vic Sotto and comedy queen AiAi delas Alas. This film is also known as the very first time the love team AlDub appeared together on screen.
Other movies in this 2015 MMFF
“Honor Thy Father” starring John Lloyd Cruz
“Haunted Mansion” (Janella Salvador, Jerome Ponce), “Nilalang” (Cesar Montano, Maria Ozawa)
“Beauty and the Bestie” (Vice Ganda and Coco Martin)
“Buy Now, Die Later” (Vhong Navarro),
“All You Need is Pag-Ibig” (Kris Aquino, Derek Ramsey)
“Walang Forever” (Jennylyn Mercado, Jericho Roasales).