Sumary of John Arcilla wins Best Actor in Venice:
- John Arcilla made history on Saturday when he won the Best Actor award at the 78th Venice International Film Festival,a day after posting a photo of the Hollywood bigwig holding his Coppa Volpi for Best Actor that he won in 2007, wishing for the same accolade “someday.
- OTJ 2, which will be shown as a series beginning today on HBO Go, is the only Southeast Asian movie selected for the main competition at the Venice festival’s ongoing 78th edition.
- } “Well if there is something that I really regret tonight is that I will not be able to kiss my own Volpi Cup there in the middle of Venice and on that red carpet just like the other 77 great actors whom I admire who have already kissed their own, this most wonderful and prestigious award.
- From Venice, OTJ 2 will proceed for screening in Rome and Milan.