She s dating the gangster
Athena Dizon (Kathryn Bernardo) plays a trick on campus heartthrob and bad boy, gangster, Kenji de los Reyes (Daniel Padilla).
Setting up an arrangement to pretend as lovers—to make his ex jealous—they found themselves falling for each other yet falling apart.
The two don't expect to fall in love, but as they became closer, their love is put to the test.
The Movie Fans of the book are thrilled that the story has been turned into a movie starring Daniel Padilla and Kathryn Bernardo.
Directed by Cathy Garcia-Molina, the movie is part of Star Cinema’s 20th anniversary presentation.
When asked what made her say yes to the movie version, Bianca said it was because of the readers themselves. I thought that maybe it would be nice to see Athena and Kenji on a big screen, that way you won't have to imagine how they look because they will be right in front of you.” Bianca also understood that when she was approached about the idea of turning the book into a film there would be changes.
is a teen love story peppered with surprisingly mature themes.Has Athena gotten herself into more trouble than she can handle?Or has she actually found herself a boy she can call hers—gangster be damned? In the play’s climactic end, seconds are all that separate tragedy from triumph.
Had Juliet woken up seconds sooner, or had Romeo arrived seconds later, maybe Shakespeare’s classic love story wouldn’t have ended in tragedy.
Kenji delos Reyes is one of the passengers of a plane that crashed en route to Bicol.