Bea Alonzo to star in Manny Pacquiao-produced film 'Angel Warrior'

Filipina actress Bea Alonzo will be starring in the Hollywood war film Angel Warrior, executive produced by Manny Pacquiao.

According to a Variety report, Alonzo is set to play lead character Tara in the film, which will be based on historical facts and is set in World War II. Tara becomes an underground fighter for the "poorly-equipped Filipino and American guerillas" against the Japanese occupation after going through a near-death experience in Panay.

The upcoming US-Philippine feature film will be produced by Inspire Studios' Francis Lara Ho and executive produced by John Shepherd and boxing champion and 2022 presidential aspirant Manny Pacquiao.

Production is set to begin mid-2022. Angel Warrior is slated for a worldwide release in late 2022. – Rappler.com