Actress Janice de Belen said when asked if she was willing to do kissing scenes with Ariel Rivera, husband of sister Gelli and her costar in “Ina, Kapatid, Anak”: “Napag-usapan na namin ’yan at hindi na aabot sa ganun. Huwag naman! Actually, challenge enough for me to work with Ariel bilang asawa kasi kailangan mong maingat sa bawat galaw mo.” Allan Policarpio
By Nestor Torre
After more than two weeks of telecasting, how is ABS-CBN’s “Christmas teleserye,” “Ikaw ay Pag-ibig,” faring? Thus far, the fourth and final child star in the series, Xyriel Manabat, has finally made her appearance, joining the orphans played by Zaijian Jaranilla and two other child stars.
For actress and TV host Gelli de Belen, relationships are not just about passion and romance. Married to singer Ariel Rivera for almost 14 years now, Gelli believes that once the initial kilig starts to fizzle, constant communication becomes the driving force of a marriage. “Ariel and I have been together for almost half of [...]