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LOOK: Drivers of Grab, Uber give celebrities a ride and in return get selfies

By: - Entertainment Correspondent
/ 01:46 PM July 09, 2017

Antoinette Taus with Uber driver via UBER Riders, Friends and Partners in Manila’s Facebook page

Internet-based transport applications are now a convenient traffic solution for people who seek comfortable rides. As more and more people use them, some drivers get the chance of giving celebrities a ride.

If anything, since the rise of these apps, transportation has been easier not only for ordinary people but also for celebrities, which most likely explains why they are typically eager to grant their helpful drivers the selfies they request.

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Some drivers posted about their recent experiences of having celebrity passengers, via the official Facebook pages of these apps.

Kapamilya teen star Sue Ramirez had commenters sharing jokes.

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Kapamilya teen star Sue Ramirez via UBER Riders, Friends and Partners in Manila’s Facebook page

Same with Star Struck alumna Ritz Asuncion, who may have used the app due to coding restrictions, a funny commenter speculated.

Star Struck alumna Ritz Asuncion via UBER Riders, Friends and Partners in Manila’s Facebook page

Ex-Pinoy Big Brother housemate Will Devaughn had a commenter joking he’s actually the veteran actor Bembol Roco.

Ex-Pinoy Big Brother housemate Will Devaughn via UBER Riders, Friends and Partners in Manila’s Facebook page

Kapuso teen star Addy Raj also had his driver giving the thumbs up.

Kapuso teen star Addy Raj via UBER Riders, Friends and Partners in Manila’s Facebook page

Former teen star Antoinette Taus is all smiles with her driver in what looks like an evening ride.

Former teen star Antoinette Taus via UBER Riders, Friends and Partners in Manila’s Facebook page

Ex-Pinoy Big Brother housemate Tanner Mata gave some cheer to his driver in another ride at night.

Ex-Pinoy Big Brother housemate Tanner Mata via UBER Riders, Friends and Partners in Manila’s Facebook page

Comedianne Tuesday Vargas may have met her match in the humorous posts of the commenters here.

Comedian Tuesday Vargas via UBER Riders, Friends and Partners in Manila’s Facebook page

Ex-Pinoy Big Brother teen housemate Ivan Dorschner sat side by side with his driver, and some commenters could not help but poke fun and debate about who’s more handsome.

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Ex-Pinoy Big Brother Teen housemate Ivan Dorschner via GrabCar Manila’s Facebook page

Earlier this year, a transport app driver also posted a photo of himself with Bb. Pilipinas Universe Maxine Medina, which also became viral as he gave the country’s representative to the pageant a good ride before she battled for the crown. JB

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