- Kapuso star Iwa Moto greeted his stepson a happy birthday on Instagram
- Thirdy Lacson is the biological son of Kapamilya star Jodi Sta. Maria
- Iwa and Thirdy's father, Pampi Lacson, have been in a relationship since 2012
Netizens are praising Iwa Moto for her heartfelt message for her stepson, Thirdy Lacson, on Instagram on December 23, Saturday.
Iwa posted a sweet birthday message for the 12-year-old son of current boyfriend Pampi Lacson.
She wrote: "Happy birthday to my one and only baby boy. Always remember I am here for you no matter what. Kahit di ka nanggaling sa tummy ko anak kita tandaan mo yan. Bwhahha. I'll be your best friend and forever tita aileen."
The Filipina-Japanese actress' real name is Aileen Iwamoto.
Thirdy is the son of actress Jodi Sta. Maria with former husband Pampi. They broke up in 2010.
In a response to a comment from a follower with IG handle @judiel_stamaria_bulacan, Iwa shared how amazed she is that Thirdy is now a young tween.
She said she's really happy to be a part of his life, but she's also worried that she might find out Thirdy's already courting someone.
Netizens applauded Iwa's unconditional love for Thirdy.
Iwa, Jodi, and Pampi share a loving relationship in raising Thirdy. They are a picture of a modern family.
Earlier in April, the whole family celebrated Thirdy's graduation together.
Iwa and Pampi have a 5-year-old daughter together.