English Only, Please is the 2014 Romantic comedy film directed by Dan Villegas, starring Jennylyn Mercado and Derek Ramsay. It is the official entry to the 40th Metro Manila Film Festival, produced by Heaven’s Best Entertainment and Quantum Films.
This is a conventional romantic comedy that centers on the relationship between Julian (Derek Ramsay) who is looking to hire a translator knows how to translate English to Filipino. After several interviews, he hired Tere (Jennylyn Mercado).
Along the way, Tere and Julian become friends who tell each other’s love relationship, which in turn are very unfortunate. Towards the end, Tere falls for Julian, but it seems like Julian is back with his ex-girlfriend (Isabel Oli) and is the reason why he hired a Tere.
Taking the perfect light romantic-comedic tone of popular Asian movies, with feisty leading ladies who are funny, charming and lovable English Only Please is a simple love story about how love knows no bounds..
Derek Ramsay was named as Best Actor for this movie while his leading lady Jennylyn Mercado bagged the Best Actress trophy.
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Director: Dan Villegas | Year: 2014
Cast: Derek Ramsay, Jennylyn Mercado, Kean Cipriano, Cai Cortez, Lenlen Frial, Lynn Ynchausti-Cruz
40th Metro Manila Film Festival 2014
Best Picture: 2nd Place
Best Actor: Derek Ramsay
Best Actress: Jennylyn Mercado
Best Director: Dan Villegas
Best Story: Antoinette Jadaone and Dan Villegas
Best Screenplay: Antoinette Jadaone and Anj Pessumal
Best Editor: Marya Ignacio