'You' star Shay Mitchell now in Manila


Posted at Jan 13 2019 11:34 AM | Updated as of Jan 13 2019 05:41 PM

MANILA – Hollywood actress Shay Mitchell has finally arrived in the Philippines.

The Filipino-American star landed in Manila on Sunday morning after enjoying her trip to Japan.

Greeting her Filipino social media followers, Mitchell put out a tweet announcing that she has finally returned to the home country of her mother.

Mitchell is in the country to hold a fan event at Mooney’s Bookstore from the new Netflix show “You” at the Greenbelt Gallery at the second level of Greenbelt 5.

Along with actor Penn Badgley, Mitchell will promote “You” be in Manila on January 14 and 15.

Still streaming on Netflix, “You” tells the story of Joe (Badgley), a long-time manager at Mooney’s boutique bookstore where he meets and falls in love with Beck (Elizabeth Lail).

As he strives to be the perfect boyfriend for Beck, Joe meets Peach (Mitchell), Beck’s best friend, who doesn’t seem to like him.