QUEZON CITY – Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla collectively known as KathNiel broke their own record, after their new movie “Can’t Help Falling in Love” registered a whopping P33 million pesos during its opening day. This is in the midst of the country celebrating Black Saturday.
On their Instagram account, Star Cinema congratulated KathNiel and the entire staff of the much-awaited movie:
According to ABS-CBN News, the figure is 10 million greater than their first day gross sales for their recent movie, “Barcelona A Love Untold.”
“Can’t Help Falling in Love” is directed by Mae Cruz-Alviar — who described it as KathNiel’s comeback to the rom-com feel. In the movie, KathNiel are two strangers who found themselves in a peculiar situation after they discovered they are suddenly married to each other.
The movie is now showing in over 300 cinemas nationwide.
Meanwhile, here’s the trailer from ABS CBN Entertainment: