Yep, the Kalyeserye squad of Maine, Jose Manalo, Wally Bayola, and Paolo Ballesteros (a.k.a. JoWaPao) crashes the gatefold cover of our brother glossy, which regards the noontime street quartet as the most influential comedy group today.
Esquire digs deep into the societal split-screen sensation and its record-breaking (social media and ratings) nature.
The shoot seemed a lot of fun, right? Check out this quirky behind-the-scenes video that will make you wish you were there:
Aside from the Kalyeserye big read, this month’s issue of Esquire also features stories about middle age being the new 20s; a chat with the ageless Angel Aquino; rock stars gutting it out ’til the end; essays on maturity; and Asia’s Best Female Chef 2016, Margarita Fores, on nostalgic food and Italian mothers.
Here is how the actual three-panel cover looks like: