Vilma Santos to make acting comeback

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9 Sep – It looks like Vilma Santos may be making her acting comeback, according to an Instagram post by director Erik Matti.

On 7 September, the "On the Job" director shared a photo of him with the actress-politician, writing, "I've worked with @rosavilmasantosrecto in a few commercials but I've always wished to do a movie with the Philippine film industry's most iconic star for all seasons."

"We will be developing two projects with her and after hearing the stories, Ate Vi gave it a nod. A very happy, excited nod. So excited!!!" he added.

On the other hand, Vilma posted a photo from the said meeting, which was also attended by producer Dondon Monteverde, writing, "Had a lunch meeting with Direk @erikmatti and @dondonmonteverde. EXCITING!!!"

Vilma's last movie was the 2016 family drama, "Everything About Her".

In a previous interview, the actress did say that she hopes to get back to prioritising acting, after deciding not to run in the 2022 elections.

Vilma Santos has upcoming projects with Erik Matti and Dondon Monteverde
Vilma Santos has upcoming projects with Erik Matti and Dondon Monteverde

(Photo Source: Vilma Santos Instagram, Erik Matti Instagram)