- Vilma Santos reacted to the announcement that Luis is now engaged to actress Jessy Mendiola
- She found out about the engagement after Luis sent a photo of Jessy wearing the ring
- Jessy and Luis also visited her in her house to show her the engagement ring
- The veteran actress also lauded Jessy for being prayerful and for being close to her family
Vilma Santos was interviewed by MJ Felipe on the ABS-CBN program “TV Patrol” about her son, Luis Manzano.
KAMI learned that Vilma expressed her excitement over the announcement that Luis is now engaged to actress Jessy Mendiola.
According to the actor-politician, she found out about the engagement after Luis sent a photo of Jessy wearing the ring.
Later on, both Jessy and Luis visited her in her house to tell her about their engagement and to show her the engagement ring.
“They sent me a picture, tinuturo ni Lucky yung ring na suot-suot ni Jess. Hindi ko pa napansin nung una.
“Pumunta sila dito sa bahay and pinakita ni Jess yung ring,” Vilma shared.
She also praised her future daughter-in-law for being prayerful and for being close to her family.
“Nakita kong minahal talaga niya si Lucky. Isang in-appreciate ko, she’s a very prayerful person. Nag-ro-Rosary yan everyday. Then nalaman ko na malapit din siya sa family,” Vilma explained.
Furthermore, the veteran actress said how long she has been waiting for Luis to get married.
“Matagal ko na rin inintay, lagi kong sinasabi noon kay Lucky na ‘you’re not getting any younger,’” she stated.
Here is Vilma Santos’ interview with MJ Felipe on TV Patrol:
Vilma Santos is one of the most famous, iconic and legendary actresses in the Philippines. She has also found success in politics, currently serving as the Representative for the Lone District of Lipa, Batangas. The actress-politician is married to Senator Ralph Rector and she is also the mother of actor-host Luis Manzano.
In a previous report by KAMI, Luis reacted to her mother’s vote in favor of renewing the franchise of ABS-CBN. In a tweet, he expressed how much he loves his mom and that the actor is so proud of her.
He also went viral for defending his stepfather, Senator Ralph Recto, who got bashed for authoring the 3% OFW PhilHealth contribution memorandum. Luis Manzano pointed out that it was President Rodrigo Duterte who deemed the memorandum as urgent and signed it for implementation.
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