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Zaijian is ‘Boyette’

Zaijian Jaranilla
Zaijian Jaranilla

MAKE way for Zaijian Jaranilla as he topbills Star Cinema’s new coming-of-age comedy film ‘Boyette.’

After playing remarkable characters on television since 2009, including Santino of the hit series ‘May Bukas Pa,’ “Noah” in the series of the same title, and “Liksi” of ‘Bagani,’ Zaijian is now launched as a new movie actor to be watched out for as the film production arm brings ‘Boyette.’

Directed by Jumbo Albano, the film follows the story of Boyette (Zaijian), a 17-year-old asthmatic gay boy who was forced to pretend as a straight guy in order to join the prestige dance club where his childhood crush, Charles, is star dancer. Problem arises when he was likened by Nancy, the girl that Charles likes.

Playing the characters of Charles and Nancy are Inigo Pascual and Maris Racal, respectively. Known by their fans as ‘MarNigo,’ ‘Boyette’ marks the first Star Cinema project of Inigo and Maris together.

‘Boyette’ also marks the directorial debut of Direk Jumbo who has been with Star Cinema as part of the creative team. He wrote some of the Vice Ganda-led blockbuster movies such as ‘Gandarrapiddo: The Revenger Squad’ in 2017, ‘Fantastica’ in 2018, and ‘The Mall The Merrier’ in 2019.

Distributed by Cinexpress, the film will be out starting November 27, 2020 on KTX.ph, iWant TFC app and website, TFC IPTV, Cignal pay-per-view and Sky Cable pay=per-view for Php150.00 only.

On KTX.ph, log-in and click the movie title, book a ticket and click the “checkout” button. Payment can be done using Visa, Mastercard, Dragonpay Online Banking, Gcash, Coins.ph, or Grabpay. A confirmation link will be sent to your e-mail address.

Using the iWant TFC app, which is downloadable from Google Play and App Store, or using the main website iwanttfc.com, you may register or log-in through e-mail, mobile no. or Facebook account. Search for the movie title and click ‘purchase’ to get a ticket.

For Cignal pay-per-view prepaid users, key in the movie keyword that will be posted on Cignal’s social media pages <space> Cignal account no. and send to 3443. For postpaid users, contact Cignal Care Hotline 8-888-2222 or log on to Cignal account portal, my.cignal.tv.

For Sky Cable, there are three options to access pay-per-view: either visit mysky.com.ph/cinexpress, or text SKY<space>PPV<space> account no. and sent to 23662, or contact 3-418-0000 or your local SKY office.