Eighteen must be the age of rebellion for Kristine Hermosa.
The young actress seems to have defied her
parents’ ruling that she can’t entertain suitors yet, much less
have a boyfriend.
She seems to have turned her soap opera love team
with hunk Jericho Rosales for real. No less than the staff of their
ABS-CBN 2 soap opera, Pangako Sa ‘Yo, have been buzzing around about
But, then, if you had watched Kristine’s
behavior towards Jericho when they sang two Sundays ago on the
network’s ASAP as part of her 18th birthday celebration, she really
looked head-over-heels in love with Jericho. Happily for her, but
definitely not for her parents, Jericho seems madly in love with her,
Kristine had a very grand showbiz debut about two
Sundays ago at the Manila Polo Club, an event that was organized
mainly for the cameras of Star Studio, the show which airs right
But even before her debut party transpired,
Kristine received stern scolding from her dad, Maximilian Orille,
about not entertaining suitors yet.
Kristine confided to some people at ABS-CBN that
one day she happened to leave her cell phone lying around the house.
Unfortunately for her, her dad didn’t think twice about reading her
text messages—and thus found an extremely romantic, if not
passionate, one from an ardent admirer (who may have been Jericho
Well, the father vehemently scolded his daughter
for entertaining such messages.
Actually, there are also suspicions that Kristine
and Jericho have long been on “MU” (mutual understanding) and
Kristine was just waiting for her debut to show the world how in love
she and Jericho are with each other.
Jericho was once reported to have fathered out of
wedlock a baby with a non-showbiz girl. Well, let’s hope he
doesn’t father one with Kristine who seems to be ABS-CBN 2’s bet
for major and full stardom.