He starred in one of our most talked-about covers last year. Model, entrepreneur, and now leading man Marco Gumabao‘s star is shining brighter these days, as on top of his brand endorsements and acting gigs on TV, his latest film is already making a buzz. Directed by Jason Paul Laxamana, Just A Stranger follows the story of an older married woman having an affair with a younger man who is already in a relationship. Gumabao plays the younger guy to Anne Curtis’ older woman, and the movie trailer has people intrigued and talking with all the lip-locking, butt-grabbing, and skin-baring:
Garage caught up with Gumabao as he prepares for the film’s release, and the potential of Just A Stranger turning him into a certified leading man.
Just A Stranger premieres in local cinemas on August 21.
Photographer: Lope Navo