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'The Greatest Showman' actress, todo nag-fangirl kay Lea Salonga!

Plus, this MUST-SEE: Lea jams with former "Glee" star Darren Criss + more!

Danielle Aquino
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Danielle Aquino

7/31/2018 in News
'The Greatest Showman' actress, todo nag-fangirl kay Lea Salonga!

“The Greatest Showman” actress Keala Settle, the rising star that made the song “This Is Me” a global hit, was completely blown away by an impromptu performance by Tony Award-winning stage actress and Pinoy pride Lea Salonga! 

 

 

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The American performer shared a short video of Lea singing the classic “Reflection” from Disney’s “Mulan” on Instagram yesterday, July 30. 

“Lea (@msleasalonga) giving me MULAN. I bawled my **** off. She will always be incredible,” the singer wrote in her caption. 

Watch the video below: 

 

 

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Go, Lea!!! 🙌🙌🙌 

Keala continued to praise the stage veteran in another post. 

 

 

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“I can’t stress enough how much I love her,” she wrote. “Her voice is clear as crystal. She is salt of the earth. I am obsessed with her. Lea (@msleasalonga), you are my idol.” 

Not only did the 47-year-old sing the “Mulan” favorite, but she joined Keala, Darren Criss, and other theatre performers in a jamming session and sang along to “Seasons Of Love” from the musical “Rent” and “A Whole New World” from Disney’s “Aladdin.”

“The Voice” coach was in the Hollywood piano bar, Tramp Stamp Granny’s, following the closing of the most recent Hollywood Bowl productions, one of which was “Annie,” her latest project. 

See related article: Wow! Lea is back on Hollywood Bowl as Grace Farrel of 'Annie' https://starcinema.abs-cbn.com/2018/5/1/news/wow-lea-is-back-on-hollywood-bowl-as-grace-farrel-39039 

 

 

 

 

In celebration of her return to the musical, Lea posted a photo from when she played the titular character as a child. 

 

 

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“Here’s a throwback to me playing Annie with Zenaida Amador as Miss Hannigan. Total full circle feels playing Grace Farrell!” she captioned her post from July 29. 

Lea starred in the 1995 romantic film “Sana Maulit Muli” opposite Aga Muhlach. 

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