Tony Labrusca And JC Alcantara Will Star In New Boys Love Series
ABS-CBN actor Tony Labrusca is starring in a Boys Love series, a genre of stories popularly known as BL that depicts love and relationship between two male characters.
The series is produced by the network's film company, Black Sheep, which has just launched its teaser.
The still-untitled project is Black Sheep's first foray into producing a digital series.
Tony reposted the teaser on his Instagram account on June 14.
He wrote in the caption, "Yeah... I’m just as shocked as you are
"Say hello to Black Sheep's first digital series, coming to you real soon.
"Keep your [eyes emoji] peeled for updates in the coming days. Don't be a stranger!"
Appearing with Tony in the series is JC Alcantara, who is known for his roles in the teleserye Halik and movie Kasal,.
JC posted the teaser on his Instagram account as well.
He captioned the post, "Yeah... I’m just as shocked as you are."
Also part of the project are Vivoree Esclito, Gillian Vicencio, and Patrick Quiroz, three up-and-coming actors under Rise Artists Management, ABS-CBN Films's talent arm.
Tony and JC's upcoming series is the latest addition to the growing list of BL series produced in the Philippines.
The other BL series that are currently streaming online are Gameboys (starring Kokoy de Santos and Elijah Canlas) and Sakristan (Clifford Pusing and Henry Villanueva).
The Thai BL series 2gether, starring Thai actors Win Metawin and Bright Vachirawit, is also set to make its Philippine debut on the Kapamilya Channel soon.
Black Sheep, the producer of Tony and JC's digital series, is a sister film outfit of Star Cinema.
Its previous movie include Carlo Aquino and Angelica Panganiban's Exes Baggage and Liza Soberano and Enrique Gil's Alone/Together.
This story originally appeared on Pep.ph.
* Minor edits have been made by the Candymag.com editors.