James Reid Is Flattered About Comparison With Daniel PadillaJames Reid is rising in the popularity ladder and is now being compared to teen king Daniel Padilla. He knew Daniel way back when he was still on ABS-CBN, so he's flattered to be compared to him.
Some said James only advantage over Daniel is that he has a sexier body. James said he works hard to keep fit, diet and go to the gym.
James was a product of ABS-CBN's reality show, "Pinoy Big Brother Teen Clash 2010." He was named the big winner there. However, his name just started being heard again when he starred with Nadine Lustre on "Diary Ng Panget."
The actor clarified that he did not leave ABS-CBN for Viva Entertainment. Instead, he felt disillusioned by showbiz back then, so he decided to take a break from it. ABS-CBN let him go.
After "Diary Ng Panget," James appreciated acting more so now, he wants to do more movies and projects.
There are things that changed in his life now that he is more active in showbiz. He's taking care of his image because he's always under public scrutiny. He also tries to be a good role model.
"Pinoy Big Brother All In" will end in two weeks. What can be the best advice for the current housemates? "Just be yourself."
When he was part of the show, James said he forgets all about the camera. He was just being himself and being real.
Asked if there are indecent proposals for him, James said there was none because nobody seemed to like him.