Kapamilya actor Ejay Falcon earned praises for his acting in his first international project, the Korean drama “Where Stars Land.”
Ejay plays a Filipino who is denied entry into Korea in the hit K-drama about workers at the Incheon Airport in South Korea.
Gigi Dimaano-Melodias, the general manager of Fan Girl Asia, the talent agency that recommended him for the role said the Korean production team from FNC Entertainment gave “great feedback on his performance.” According to her, “Ejay Falcon is perfect for it.”
Meanwhile, many people were moved by the touching meeting scene between Ejay and his wife, played by Lauren Young, who had to be separated by glass since Ejay could not pass into the country.
Fans commented their praise on Ejay’s Instagram posts of clips of the show.
@chichicarlos said, “Grabe ang intensed neto Sir ! Ang galing niyo umarte ! Grabe ! Ang husay mo Sir .”
@rnm.mt commented, “Ang galing nyo po super 😍💜💜 Congratulations po, you deserved it.”
Meanwhile, @cath0777, expressed that she was proud of her kababayan, “Galing👏🏻 nakakaproud ka @ejaythefalcon.”
Ejay, meanwhile, considers the opportunity a blessing. He said, “This, for me, is achievement unlocked. I am very blessed to be given this opportunity. I would like to thank ABS-CBN and everyone who worked so hard for this to happen.”
He was able to showcase the range of his acting skills from a fight scene with Korean star Lee Je Hoon to the heartbreaking dramatic moment with his wife.