The Julia Roberts of the Philippines Iza Calzado officially signs contract playing the role of Anna in Shandi Bacolod's "Culion" yesterday at Green Pastures Restaurant. Together with Executive Producer Gillie Sing, Talent Manager Noel Ferrer and Shandi Bacolod, Iza shared her excitement about the advocacy film. She joins Meryll Soriano who'll be playing Ditas and many others who will be revealed in the cast announcement soon by Team MSB.
Booky app owner husband Ben Wintle was also present to support Iza who shared how much she loved Palawan. She's already preparing for the role studying the history of the province and its beauty as once was feared to be an asylum for the lepers (Hansons disease) during the 70s. The period film written by our higly respected Ricky Lee is set to be a pitch for this year's Metro Manila Film Festival.
Iza attributes her growth as an actress getting trained from movies and teleseryes she had done in the previous years and is still willing to learn working with Alvin Yapan for the first time in this movie. A doll who has no bad angles at all will have to play Anna who'll study the people witj Hansons disease in Culion. This is going to be one of the most unforgettable film for this year and Iza Calzado will definitely make it even more exciting so let's all stay tuned who'll join the cast. For more information please visit https://www.facebook.com/CulionFilm/