Xian Lim clarifies that there is no bad blood between him and Gerald Anderson.
Xian Lim admitted that he has yet to come to terms with his newfound fame brought by his hit team-up with Kim Chiu in the teleserye My Binondo Girl.
During the Star Magic benefit concert last Sunday, November 20, he was introduced as ABS-CBN’s newest heartthrob. “Hindi ko naisip na ‘yung pagtanggap ng tao
, I never expected it. Nagpapasalamat ako sa nangyayari ngayon
,” he said gratefully.
His onscreen partnership with Kim is so convincing that many ask if their “romance” is also for real. Xian answered that although he is not closing doors on a possible romance with Kim, he said clearly that they just want to enjoy each other’s company. “One thing I’m sure [of is] I’m enjoying every moment I have with Kim. I’m enjoying every second, talagang
,” he said.
Off-cam, Xian described that bonding with Kim and the other cast members is what he enjoys the most. “’Yung mga
when everyone is nakatambay lang sa
set kapag nakaupo lang nag-uusap tungkol sa buhay-buhay namin
,” he said smiling.
Xian also gave his reaction to Gerald Anderson’s message to him to take good care of Kim now that he is the actress’s new leading man. “’Di ko pa napapanood ‘yung sinabi ni
Gerald but I’ve read about it a lot. Siyempre hindi ko naman pababayaan ang
leading lady ko ‘di ba?
I’m always going to be here,” he assured.
He added that there is no issue between him and Gerald because they have always been close. “Me and Gerald are close friends. We played basketball, I [would] go to his house before. Talaga ‘yung
basketball days pa lang
okay na, wala naman pong ilangan
It seems that he also has the approval of the Kimerald fans because Xian said that he gets positive feedback from them. “I’m really thankful na tinanggap nila kasi wala pa naman akong nakukuhang
[negative comments]. It’s all positive lalo sa
it makes me feel good. Reading it parang pagod na pagod kami sa
set and then nababasa ‘yon na
‘good job, good job’ parang napapasaya namin sila talagang nakaka-
He continued, “’Yung mga nakaka
‘Thank you, napapasaya mo ang araw namin.’ ‘Yung mga napagod sa
office, ‘yung mga taong
down sila tapos naa
-uplift daw sila, ‘yun nakakataba ng puso.