LOOK: Aicelle Santos, Pinoy ensemble off to join 'Miss Saigon'


Posted at Mar 23 2018 12:34 AM

Aicelle Santos and fellow Filipino stage talents are finally off to Manchester to join the UK tour of the musical "Miss Saigon."

Iroy Abesamis, Aicelle Santos, and Joaquin Valdes pose for a photo before departing for Manchester. Carlo Orosa, Stages Talents

Carlo Orosa of Stages Talents, which manages Santos' career, shared a photo of the actress with fellow performers Joaquin Valdes and Iroy Abesamis, before their departure Thursday.

Santos has been cast as Gigi, while Valdes and Abesamis will be part of the ensemble.

In a selfie video, Santos showed their group with a Philippine flag, exclaiming, "Team Philippines!"

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The trio joins other Filipino artists in "Miss Saigon" in UK, including Red Concepcion and Gerald Santos, who were earlier cast as The Engineer and Thuy, respectively, with Joreen Bautista, who alternates as Kim.