Iza Calzado to star in upcoming horror flick with Jodi Sta. Maria and Zanjoe Marudo

Iza Calzado

Iza CalzadoApart from the upcoming teleserye, Hawak Kamay, with Piolo Pascual and Nikki Gil, Kapamilya actress Iza Calzado is also set to star in a movie with Jodi Sta. Maria and Zanjoe Marudo.

The upcoming horror film under Star Cinema will be directed by box­office director Wenn Deramas who was Iza’s director in her first drama series in ABS-CBN, Kahit Puso’y Masugatan, in 2012. Continue reading “Iza Calzado to star in upcoming horror flick with Jodi Sta. Maria and Zanjoe Marudo”

Piolo Pascual and Iza Calzado to star in ‘Hawak-Kamay’

Iza Calzado and Piolo Pascual

After the massive box-office success of Starting Over Again, Piolo Pascual and Iza Calzado are set to reunite on the small screen via the upcoming teleserye tentatively titled, Hawak-Kamay.

Iza Calzado and Piolo PascualThe two starred in the romantic-comedy film Starting Over Again, along with Toni Gonzaga, which grossed P360 million pesos in just 18 days. The film is now among the top 5 highest grossing Filipino films of all time and continues to break box office records.

Piolo was last seen in Apoy sa Dagat, with Angelica Panganiban and Diether Ocampo, while Iza’s last television series was Kahit Puso’y Masugatan with Andi Eigenmann, Gabby Concepcion and Jake Cuenca.

Iza was supposed to be part of Sana Bukas Pa Ang Kahapon, Bea Alonzo’s upcoming teleserye, but was taken out of the cast because her contract stipulates that she should be the lead star of the teleseryes she will be doing.

She currently hosts the reality weight loss show, The Biggest Loser Pinoy Edition: Doubles and the daily noontime variety program, It’s Showtime. She and Piolo are also regulars of ASAP.

According to reports, Piolo personally requested Iza to be his leading lady for the upcoming series. Filming for Hawak-Kamay is slated to begin this month.

Iza Calzado to join ‘It’s Showtime’

Iza Calzado

Iza CalzadoAfter rave reviews for her sterling performance in the blockbuster hit, Starting Over Again, with Piolo Pascual and Toni Gonzaga, actress-host Iza Calzado is set to join the Kapamilya noontime variety program, It’s Showtime. According to reports, Iza will be replacing Anne Curtis who will temporarily leave the noontime show to focus on her highly-anticipated fantaserye, Dyesebel.

In an interview, the Biggest Loser Pinoy Edition Doubles host said she will be able to show her funny side on It’s Showtime. Continue reading “Iza Calzado to join ‘It’s Showtime’”