Bea Alonzo Spotted Sitting Next To K-Pop Star Yoona
It is a fandom collision we definitely did not expect—but highly appreciated!
Yoona from Girls Generation is Bea Alonzo’s fellow awardee at the IFFAM 2019. Likewise, Star Magic handler Monch Novales shared a photo on Instagram where the latter can be seen posing for a photo backstage with the K-pop star. See photo below:
Following last September when Heart Evangelista and Jessica Jung met, here comes another interaction of a Kpop star and Filipina celebrity. Fans on social media gushed over photos of Bea and it turns out, she was sitting behind Girls Generation’s Yoona, who was also one of the awardees.
The awards puts the spotlight on Asian celebrities who have potential for international fandom.
A clip of the presscon also showed the two stars smiling and chatting with each other.
Meanwhile, fans are living for the “Asian queens” moment. At the said event, the 32-year-old Kapamilya star met Girls Generation member Yoona, who happens to be her fellow awardee. But there’s more—the Unbreakable star was also seated next to her.
Apart from Bea Alonzo and Yoona, other awardees also include Ryota Katoyase of Japan, Lien Binh Phat of Vietnam, Asmara Abigail of Indonesia, Bhumi Pednekar of India, and Praewa Suthampong and Jennis-Oprasert of Thailand.