- Bea Alonzo looked back at her humble beginnings in showbiz
- She revealed that she was discovered when she joined Mutya Ng Pasig, Binibining Santolan back in 2001
- The actress went on to answer some of the internet’s most searched questions about her
Bea Alonzo walked down memory lane to recall her humble beginnings in showbiz.
On her recent vlog via her YouTube channel, Bea went on to answer some of the internet’s most asked questions about her. One question was about how her showbiz career began. Bea admitted that it was because she joined beauty pageants that she was discovered by a talent scout.
She explained that it was inside an elevator at ABS-CBN’s Talent Center where former Star Magic Head Mariole Alberto asked her to try and join showbiz.
“I was discovered in a beauty contest. Nakakahiya. I joined this contest in Pasig called Mutya Ng Pasig, Binibining Santolan back in 2001 and then one of the judges there was Mr. Oscar Peralta,” she said.
“He is a designer and best friend niya si Archie Ilagan who became my manager. And then he made me audition sa ABS-CBN Talent Center pa nu’ng time na ‘yun. Hindi pa Star Magic,” she added.
“Nakasakay ko sa elevator si Ms. Mariole Alberto and she asked me if I wanted to audition and the rest is history,” she continued.
Meanwhile, Bea also talked about one of her most “special projects” in her showbiz career — the “Four Sisters and a Wedding.” She revealed how much she loves that the film has become iconic through the years.
“This is a special project for me because it like became a cult favorite. Hanggang ngayon maraming memes about it. Parang most memeable ata na pelikula ito,” she said.
Other questions asked about Bea include when she is getting married and other milestones in showbiz.
You can watch the rest of the vlog via Bea’s YouTube channel: