Bela Padilla will reportedly star in a movie alongside South Korean actor Kim Gun-woo entitled “Ultimate Oppa.”
Kim’s agency, Good People, confirmed the news of the collaboration project on Instagram on Feb. 15.
Entertainment website, Soompi, said Kim will play the role of “Jay,” a manager of a Hallyu star, who will meet a female Filipino fan, Yana, who will be portrayed by Padilla.
Hwang In Roo, the diretcor behind hit K-drama “Princess Hours,” will reportedly take part in the film as “production director,” Soompi reported.
“Reality Entertainment and Viva Entertainment will be the companies behind the joint production,” it added.
Kim rose to fame for his role as Kim Tak Su in “Fight For My Way” in 2017.
Padilla, meanwhile, has starred in numerous films in the Philippines.
Her latest project, “Miracle in Cell No. 7,” was an adaptation of a South Korean film of the same title.