LOOK: Pinay actress gets role in Lee Sung Kyung's latest series


Posted at Jan 27 2020 05:23 PM

A Filipina actress based in South Korea got a chance to act alongside popular Korean model and actress Lee Sung Kyung.

In an Instagram post, Cherish Maningat shared her experience acting alongside Lee in an episode of the series "Dr. Romantic 2."


A post shared by 체리쉬 마닝앗 Cherish Maningat (@cherish_unni) on

"I have never met a star as down to earth, kind and as caring as her," she wrote in the caption.

According to Maningat, she got the chance to talk to Lee while on stand by during their first day of shooting for the series.

She also shared that upon telling Lee that she was going through something, Lee told her that she will pray for her.

"Thank you so much @heybiblee for all the encouraging words. For praying for and with me. For showing real concern. I am praying for you too. Let your light shine always!" Maningat wrote.

Maningat, likewise, shared a photo of her on the set of the series.


A post shared by 체리쉬 마닝앗 Cherish Maningat (@cherish_unni) on

Based on her caption, Maningat appeared in the series' sixth episode, which aired in South Korea last Jan. 21.

"Dr. Romantic 2" is the sequel to the 2016 series "Dr. Romantic."

This is Lee's latest appearance in a series. She first became popular when she played the role of weightlifter Kim Bok Joo in the drama “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo."