For a initial time, maestro actor Michael de Mesa and son Geoff Eigenmann are going to work together in a radio series. Their arriving project, entitled Kasalanan Ba Ang Ibigin Ka?, will atmosphere weekday afternoons commencement Jun 4 on GMA-7.
During a story discussion hold early this week during a GMA Network Center, de Mesa was asked by reporters from that primogenitor did Geoff get his behaving skills: from him or from ex-wife Gina Alajar.
“Siyempre sa akin,” he quips. “Joke lang. Pareho naman.”
Michael de Mesa has been in a attention for tighten to dual decades now, starting his showbiz career during a age of 15. Sure, he has gained not usually recognition though also honour from everybody in a attention since of his professionalism. Does he share his “trade secret” to his sons who are following in his footsteps?
“Yes. Tuwing napapanood ko siya tapos ‘pag nagkikita during nagkakausap kami binibigyan ko naman siya ng pointers.”
He feels unapproachable that within usually a brief camber of time, Geoff and Ryan have softened so many in their craft.
“I’m unequivocally unapproachable of my boys: Ryan, Goeff and AJ – nonetheless si AJ hindi na niya pinagpatuloy ang pag-aartista. With Ryan and Geoff, malaking malaki ang alleviation nila kasi seryoso sila e. Hindi sila pa-petiks petiks in how they provide their job. They adore their work. Yun naman ang lagi kong pinapaalala sa kanila e: to be critical with their work and to adore their craft. So kailangan solicit naka-focus e. And I’m happy naman na ganun naman ang mga boys ko. Very critical sila sa qualification nila.”
Asked if Geoff also gives him pointers in acting, “Si Geoff magbibigay ng pointers sa akin? Subukan lang niya,” jokes de Mesa.
“OK lang naman e. As an actor, I’m open. For example, kung magkaeksena kami ni Geoff, during kung meron siyang kailangan sa same na hindi niya siguro nakukuha, afterwards he’s giveaway to tell me. we mean, partnership naman ‘yan e. we won’t take it opposite him, hindi ko pepersonalan kasi it’s partial of a pursuit naman e.”
Not all luminary families get a satisfactory share of a spotlight, though for a Eigenmann’s a opportunities never stop to come by.
“We all feel really blessed. Lahat kami nagpapasalamat sa Diyos kasi binibigyan kami ng work and also dahil magkakasama kami, that also adds to a fun,” says de Mesa.
He also removed that a usually TV array where many of a Eigenmanns have worked together in was ‘Cebu.’
“Pero hindi talaga kumpleto kasi yung mga bata hindi papa sila artista noon, it was some-more a seniors, kami. Pero yung lahat talaga, including a younger era wala pa.”