The undisputed paring of Jericho Rosales and Jessy Mendiola in the “The Girl in the Orange Dress” film really sparked a controversy.
For its latest edition, some netizens were furious about an Instagram video showing the two Kapamilya stars.
As seen in the short clip, Rosales was holding a cellphone while Mendiola was dancing behind him. Although there was nothing about it, some fans were furious about what they saw. They say that Rosales and Mendiola didn’t look good together.
Aside from that video, some netizens have been every vocal about the tandem of Rosales and Mendiola in their latest movie entitled “The Girl in the Orange Dress.” As a matter of fact, Mendiola even tasted the distasteful comments of some netizens when the trailer of their film came out.
A certain netizen expressed its comment under the photo teaser of the film and said: “Malamang ito lang ang ‘di ko papanooring movie mo. I don’t like Jessy. I’m sorry.”
Upon seeing the harsh statement, Rosales immediately responded and said: “Wag po tayo magsalita nang tapos. Maganda story. Baka may mapulot ka. Thank you.”
Another netizen also expressed his opinion, asking why they got Mendiola for the role. The netizen even added that the movie was just a waste of time. The netizen said: “Hay, sayang ang movie! Why Jessy?”
However, Rosales got no chill on these bitter comments that were aimed at Mendiola. He then explained that Mendiola was perfect for the role that’s why she was chosen as his leading lady. “Why not? She’s perfect for the role.”
To those people who haven’t heard of the film, “The Girl in the Orange Dress” film will be an entry for the upcoming Metro Manila Film Festival later this year.
Watch the video below: