GenreComedy, Drama, Romance Music directorVincent de Jesus LanguageFilipino
WriterSuzette Doctolero (screenplay) Release date13 February 2008 (2008-02-13) Initial releaseFebruary 13, 2008 (Philippines) CastMarian Rivera (Grace), Richard Gutierrez (Evo), Ehra Madrigal (Akiko), JC de Vera (Mark), Pilar Pilapil (Evo's Mom), Deborah Sun (Delia) Similar moviesManila Kingpin: The Asiong Salonga Story, A Second Chance, The Bourne Legacy, Kid Kulafu, Kubot: The Aswang Chronicles 2, Momzillas
My bestfriend s girlfriend trailer
My Best Friends Girlfriend is a 2008 Filipino romantic comedy film, released in 2008 under GMA Films and Regal Films.
The movie opened in the Philippines on February 13, 2008, starring Richard Gutierrez and Marian Rivera.
Grace is a dancer who comes out of a huge cake in a stag party attended by Evo, who's surprised when he learns later that Grace is the girlfriend of his best friend. When Evo is dumped by his own girlfriend, he hires Grace to pretend to be his new girl to make Ehra jealous, leading to some unexpected complications.
After an awkward yet memorable encounter at a stag party, Evo (Richard Gutierrez) and Grace (Marian Rivera) thought they would never see each other again. Little did they know that Grace is actually the girlfriend of Evos best friend, Mark (JC de Vera). As the arrogant player that he is, Evo takes advantage of what happened at the party to make Grace agree to his demands. He forces Grace to pretend as his girlfriend to make Akiko (Ehra Madrigal), his ex, jealous.
Marian Rivera as Grace Villaflor
Richard Gutierrez as Primitivo "Evo" Gonzales
JC de Vera as Mark Abo
Ehra Madrigal as Akiko
Chariz Solomon as Chicky Chicks
Marco Morales as Dave Ros
Renz Valerio as Christian Bautista
Alex Castro as Jun
Pilar Pilapil as Olivia
JC Cuadrado as Jeffrey
Deborah Sun as Delia
Paolo Paraiso as Brando
Benjie Paras as Dido
The movie gained many positive reviews, notably getting a grade B from the Cinema Evaluation Board (CEB) of the Philippines, praising the films different take on romantic comedies accompanied by strong performances from the lead stars Richard Gutierrez and Marian Rivera. The final gross of the movie is P34m according to box office mojo.
"My Bestfriends Girlfriend" Title track performed by INTRoVOYS
"All I Need" performed by Shamrock (band)
"Why Cant It Be" performed by 3rd Avenue
Marian Rivera appears in My Best Friends Girlfriend and You to Me Are Everything. Marian Rivera and Richard Gutierrez appear in My Best Friends Girlfriend and My Lady Boss. Marian Rivera appears in My Best Friends Girlfriend and Desperadas. Richard Gutierrez appears in My Best Friends Girlfriend and When I Met U. A Change of Heart (2000).
Awards and nominations
6th Golden Screen Awards
Best Motion Pictureâ€”Musical or Comedy - Nominated
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Roleâ€”Musical or Comedy - Marian Rivera - Nominated
Breakthrough Performance by an Actress - Chariz Solomon - Nominated
40th Box Office Entertainment Awards
Valentine Box Office King - Richard Gutierrez
Valentine Box Office Queen - Marian Rivera
25th PMPC Star Awards for Movies
New Movie Actress of the Year - Chariz Solomon - Nominated
Original Movie Song - My Bestfriends Girlfriend by Introvoys - Nominated