JoshLia's "Block Z" to be released in January

Heidi Hsia

19 Dec – The highly-anticipated JoshLia movie, "Block Z" is scheduled for release in January next year.

As reported on Push, the news was shared by lead actress Julia Barretto on social media, who posted a photo of her holding a camera, and wrote, "We are coming. 012020."

Directed by Mikhail Red, "Block Z" is a zombie-themed movie that follows a group of university students who try to defend themselves from a horde of the undead after a deadly viral outbreak.

The film, dubbed Red's "most ambitious project yet" also marks the last collaboration between Barretto and her onscreen partner Joshua Garcia before the two announced that they are no longer together romantically.

Aside from Barretto and Garcia, the movie also stars Ian Veneracion, Dimples Romana, Maris Racal, and McCoy de Leon.

(Photo Source: Julia Barretto Instagram)