Julia Barretto rushed to hospital


Posted at Jun 04 2014 05:28 PM | Updated as of Jun 05 2014 05:56 AM

Actress Julia Barretto. ABS-CBN

MANILA - (UPDATED) Teen star Julia Barretto was hospitalized on Wednesday morning and is "not well," according to her mother Marjorie Barretto.

Marjorie took to Instagram to share a photo of Julia's hospital tag, captioned: "Julia is not well. Lets pray she gets well right away. First time for her to get hospitalized."

According to Eric John Salut, AdProm head at ABS-CBN, Barretto collapsed after applying for a US Visa at the embassy for show abroad.

The 17-year-old actress, Marjorie's daughter with comedian Dennis Padilla, currently stars in the ABS-CBN primetime series "Mirabella," where she portrays the title role.