Netizens were delighted after Kapamilya star Arjo Atayde and Kapuso actor Ken Chan had a fun meeting as they channeled their famous characters Elai and Boyet in their respective shows.
In a video shared on social media, Ken introduced himself as Boyet who is a character he played in the hit Kapuso series ‘My Special Tatay’ while Arjo introduced himself as Elai from the Kapamilya series ‘The General’s Daughter’.
Ken in character of Boyet said: “Hello! Ako po si Boyet po.”
Arjo then introduced himself as Elai, saying: “Ako si Elai!”
Ken then told Arjo: “Elai, ako si Boyet, nice meeting you Elai ha. Kilala kita Elai, eh.”
Arjo answered: “Kilala din kita, eh.”
Ken said: “Gusto kitang maging kaibigan, Elai.”
Arjo then ended their conversation and answere “sige” before the two actors gave each other a hug.
The video has since gained thousands of comments from netizens and has been viewed for almost 1 million times in less than a day.
One Facebook user commented: “Thank you Eli and Boyet for becoming the voices to those individuals with mental health challenges. Two thumbs up sa inyo.”
Another netizen meanwhile made a comparison between the two characters and also mentioned Gerald Anderson’s ‘Budoy,’ saying: “Nku Elai, dpat tlg mging close friend kau n Boyet, kc Kamag anak ni Boyet c Maine mendoza jeje..in real life.”
(Photo source: Facebook – @kowalerts)