Sometimes change could be a good thing, other times it can be weird. Kapamilya actor Joross Gamboa shocks his fan with his new bearded look. His appearance is far from the clean shaven look he has had in the past.
The “Ang Probinsyano” actor explained that he grew his beard for a movie role. Joross said that he had no plans of keeping his beard. He further explained that he kept the scruff to give continuity for his role on the long-running primetime show with Coco Martin.
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When ABS-CBN asked how he feels about his new appearance, the actor admitted that it can be challenging at times. He said he finds it hard to kiss his wife and daughter because his facial hair gets in the way.
“Hindi ko ma-kiss ang baby ko, at yung misis ko ayaw ako kiss kasi dinner na, amoy breakfast pa rin ang bigote ko! Ha ha ha! Tsaka hindi nakakatusok kasi eh.”
Joross Gamboa plays the role of the villain Tanggol in “Ang Probinsyano.” He expects fans to be angered by his portrayal of the role but assures that he makes up from the negativity with funny behind the scene snippets he posts online.
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Recently, ABS-CBN Digital tapped Joross to direct the movie, “Love in Allergy.” The movie will be the actor’s first directorial project as he leaps from acting to directing. He told Inquirer how he sees directing as his other passion.
Joross rose to fame in 2004 when he entered the hit reality TV competition “Star Circle Quest.” He held a couple of roles in TV shows and movies after that. These include “Can This Be Love” and “Ang Dalawang Mrs. Reyes.”
Watch his interview below: