Ever wondered what it would be like to go behind-the-scenes of your favorite K-drama? Or even better, work with the actor or actress you look up to? For Cherish Maningat, she gets to live that dream and more in Korea
The Filipina took her Masters Degree in Theatre Directing at the Korean National University of Arts back in 2006 and has been working as an actress in Korea ever since. Though she started in musical theater, Cherish soon found her way to films and TV series. Her most recent project is a part in the drama Dr. Romantic 2 that starred Weightlifting Fairy: Kim Bok Joo star Lee Sung Kyung and Abyss actor Ahn Hyo Seop. She even mentioned that she became good friends with Sung Kyung, and the actress would encourage and talk to her during tough times.
In this short video, find out more about Cherish’s larger than life acting career and why she might be newest Filipina sensation in K-drama land.