American singer David Archuleta is the newest member of the Kapatid network. (NPPA Images)
David Archuleta now a Kapatid: By Chuck Smith
“American Idol” alum David Archuleta is now a Kapatid.
On January 8, TV5, through its Sunday entertainment program “Paparazzi: Showbiz Exposed” revealed that the 21-year-old singer will arrive in the country on Friday, January 13, to do a primetime series with the network.
David will star with TV5 actresses Eula Caballero and Jasmine Curtis-Smith.
Minutes after the announcement, David Archuleta became a Twitter trending topic in the Philippines.
In an interview with Yahoo! Philippines OMG! in July 2011, David shared how much he appreciates the support he has received from his Filipino fans.
“There’s something about the fans (here) that’s just so different. They’re very energetic, enthusiastic. They’re very dedicated. It’s something that shocks and surprises me every time,” he said.
David finished second during the seventh season of “American Idol” in 2008.
Here’s also the video from TV5′s YT.