Paulo Avelino Replaces Xian Lim In "Bridges"Paulo Avelino has replaced Xian Lim in the upcoming ABS-CBN series entitled "Bridges." The series was supposed to star John Lloyd Cruz with Maja Salvador and Jericho Rosales, but Lloydie had problems with his contract.
Xian was tapped to replace Lloydie, but was pulled out to prepare for his comeback project with Kim Chiu.
On November 11, Xian revealed that he already started taping for "Bridges." That time, he already attended two taping days, and said he was excited to begin with the soap.
He added that he's thankful to Star Creatives for trusting him with the project.
But in December, Kim announced that she will have Xian as her leading man in their teleserye for 2015 that is based on a Wattpad story.
In a statement, ABS-CBN said that there was "public clamor" for a KimXi project on television.
Paulo will not be playing the role of Carlos Antonio for the series.