Melissa Ricks pleasantly surprised her followers yesterday, January 27, with good news on her Instagram. The actress turned celebrity vlogger announced her TV comeback via the Julia Montes starrer “24/7.”
“#ComingSoon," the former teen star captioned her photo of the teleserye's script.
Melissa went on a hiatus from showbusiness after giving birth to her daughter Kiera in 2015. Her last TV appearance was in an episode of “Maalaala Mo Kaya”.
When asked by a netizen on the reason why she is returning to acting, Melissa simply replied, “Julia.”
“24/7” is also the comeback project of Julia, who appeared with the Fil-Am actress in the iconic 2012 TV series Walang Hanggan.
Melissa will also be reunited on the show with former love team partner Matt Evans.