- Recently, many celebrities have been vocal about their political views on social media
- This prompted host and former government official Arnell Ignacio to be frank to these celebrities
- He urged them to do some research first before they post on social media and engage in political discourse
- Arnell explained that he is concerned for the careers of the celebrities because it might be affected
Host and former government official Arnell Ignacio called out celebrities like Jennylyn Mercado who are vocal when it comes to giving their honest thoughts on social media against the government.
KAMI learned that Arnell urged celebrities to research if they want to join the political discourse.
In a Facebook video shared by DDS Watch, Arnell suggested that artists should study more about certain topics before they give their comments.
“Kapag nagbibigay kayo ng mga opinyon niyo na hindi niyo inaaral, mabubutata lang kayo, eh,” he said
“‘Wag kayong basta lang magpost nang magpost kasi para lang kayong eleganteng tsismosa,” he added.
He explained that he is concerned for those celebrities with strong political views because it might affect their careers.
“May career ka, eh, dun ka muna mag-focus. Ngayon, kung talagang gusto mo mag-participate, ay kailangan mag-aral tayo,” Arnell explained.
Recently, many celebrities like Pokwang, K Brosas, Angel Locsin, Sharon Cuneta, Nadine Lustre, Anne Curtis, and many more have been strongly sharing their opinions about some political issues.
Many celebrities earlier reacted to the “insensitive” comment of Sen. Cynthia Villar on the call of medical frontliners to revert Metro Manila back to enhanced community quarantine (ECQ).
Meanwhile, Jennylyn Mercado has been recently posting her political views on social media. She even gave her comments regarding the 5th State of the Nation Address of President Rodrigo Duterte.
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