- Enchong Dee flew to Davao Del Sur to appear at the mediation hearing of the cyberlibel case filed by Rep. Claudine Bautista against him
- The actor went to the Hall of Justice in Digos City, together with his lawyer
- Rep. Bautista filed the case against the actor due to a tweet he posted about the wedding of the solon in 2021
- In the controversial tweet, Enchong allegedly implied that the money used for the solon's wedding from derived from the funds "for commuters and drivers"
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Enchong Dee flew to Davao Del Sur on Thursday to attend the mediation hearing on the cyberlibel case that was filed against him by Rep. Claudine Bautista-Lim of Dumper Party List.
The lawsuit that was filed against him in November 2021 amounted to a whopping P1-billion.
Enchong, together with his lawyer, went to the Hall of Justice in Digos City, ABS-CBN reported.
Bautista filed the case against the actor after he tweeted in August 2021 about the wedding of the solon.
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In the controversial, now-deleted tweet, the actor allegedly implied that the funds that were used for the wedding were funds for the commuters and drivers.
"The money for commuters and drivers went to her wedding. Let’s not prolong this conversation and don’t say otherwise," was the actor's tweet on August 14, as per Rappler.
In a later tweet, Enchong apologized to Rep. Bautista, Manila Bulletin reported.
Enchong Dee is a Kapamilya actor who has appeared in projects such as Katorse, Maria de la Barrio, and Muling Buksan ang Puso. He also used to be an athlete, taking part in the Philippine national swimming team that competed in the SEA Games and 2006 Asian Games.
Enchong Dee took to Instagram Stories and shared a short video clip of Melai Cantiveros. He commented on the dress of Melai for the PBB Nigh. The co-host of Enchong was wearing a lovely blue dress, with the back portion with an open back part. He then commented on Melai's dress and said that next time the hole will be in front.
Enchong Dee recently penned a lengthy post about ‘Pinoy Big Brother Kumunity Season 10’ second adult eviction night. It was the reality show’s first live episode since Toni Gonzaga’s departure. In his post, Enchong admitted that he and co-hosts Bianca Gonzalez, Kim Chiu, Robi Domingo and Melai Cantiveros felt nervous last night. The actor furthermore shared some heartwarming photos showing him and the other PBB hosts.