- Enchong Dee recently voiced out his opinions on local politics
- According to the Kapamilya actor, celebrities like himself should be the very first line of defense when it comes to these topics
- He also encourages more celebrities to voice out their opinion regarding politics
Enchong Dee recently voice out his views on local politics.
KAMI learned from PUSH that it is important for the actor to be involved in social and political issues in the country.
In an exclusive interview with the entertainment website, he said:
It's very important for me, first of all there's a certain influence that are handed to celebrities. We have the power to make and affect change. And if you have that power try to use it for the good. Try to use it to benefit the majority.
Enchong also added that voicing out one's opinion through social media is a responsibility to our country.
So if we can make some changes along the way through social media or being active in socio-political issues. It's supposed to be a responsibility,"
He also said that celebrities are the "first defense of democracy" thanks to their influence and media exposure.
In a previous report by KAMI, Enchong Dee lambasted celebs who only voiced out their dismay after elections.
Enchong Dee is known as Ernest Lorenzo Velasquez Dee. He is a Filipino actor, swimmer and model. He is currently a contract artist of ABS-CBN.
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