- This 2018, Year of the Dog, Chinese New year was held yesterday, February 16
- Kapamilya actress Kim Chiu is of Chinese and Filipino descent
- So yesterday, Kim and her family celebrated Chinese New Year
Chinese New Year also known as the Spring Festival was celebrated yesterday, February 16, Friday.
It was announced as a non-working holiday in the Philippines.
Kim Chiu celebrated her Chinese roots yesterday with a lavish Chinese New Year celebration.
The video shows the Kapamilya actress enjoying the Chinese New Year together with her family, which KAMI obtained from the YouTube channel of Showbiz Paparazzi.
Kim wrote in one of her Instagram posts, "Proud of my roots!!! HAPPY CHINESE NEW YEAR!!! lets celebrate and welcome the year of the Dog!!!"
A Chinese New Year wouldn't be complete without the lion dance which graced Kim's house.
Watch the video below:
Kimberly Sue Yap Chiu, better known as Kim Chiu, is the daughter of William Chiu a Chinese businessman and Louella Yap a Philippine Sangley native.
Kim was announced as the big winner in the reality show Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Edition in 2006.
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