ABS-CBN stars reveal what makes them grateful that they are part of the Kapamilya network during ASAP 20’s #KAPAMILYAThankYou event at the Alonte Sports Arena, Binan, Laguna last Sunday, October 4.
1. Piolo Pascual
Actor Piolo Pascual called it a blessing to be part of the Kapamilya, Thank You celebration dedicated to the viewers. “It’s just really overwhelming to be part of this celebration and it’s also humbling because we owe it to the people. I am just really blessed to be here today.”
As to what makes him proud to be a Kapamilya, he said that being in the network is the best career decision he has ever made. “Siguro if there’s one thing I got to say about being a Kapamilya is that it’s the best decision I’ve ever made in my career. Choosing the right family to be part of and being with the company that really not just took care of me but also gave me a livelihood and made me become who I am right now.”
2. Jodi Sta. Maria
The 2015 Pangako Sa ‘Yo’s Amor Powers said that she has been a Kapamilya for almost 17 years already. “All throughout dun sa panahon na nasa ABS-CBN ako, talagang hindi ako pinabayaan ng station. And, nakakatuwa kasi especially when it comes to the lineup of projects na nagagawa ko, ayun masasaya sila, very challenging,” she said, adding that she did different kinds of projects already.
“Binigyan nila ako ng chance na patuloy kong i-rediscover ‘yung sarili ko when it comes to my craft,” she concluded.
3. Ian Veneracion
Meanwhile, the Eduardo Buenavista of the Pangako Sa ‘Yo remake, Ian Veneracion said that he is proud to be part of a hardworking team. “Minsan ako ‘pag antok na, pagod na at lahat tapos makita ko lahat ng katrabaho ko sobrang sipag, sobrang effort na nalalagay nila, parang nahihiya ako sa sarili ko na parang stop (whining) because you’re working with ‘yun nga, pinakamasisipag na tao so I’m really proud to be part of that team,” he said.
4. Gimme 5
“Very thankful po kami na as a group na nilabas kami at patuloy po kaming sa ASAP at sa maraming ibang shows po… Nabigyan pa kami ng chance na ayun magkaroon ng album,” the boy group said.
5. Anjo Damiles
The Doble Kara actor said that he is most thankful for the job that he has right now. “Sobrang thankful ako na nakakapagtrabaho ako dito sa ABS-CBN. Nakapagtrabaho kasama ng Dreamscape. Nakapagtrabaho kasama ng Doble Kara family ko. Nakapagtrabaho ako dito sa ASAP. Everything is a blessing to me. Bigay talaga lahat ni Lord ‘yun,” he said.
6. Karen Reyes
The Star Magic angel and Luv U mainstay said that she feels grateful that after four years since she became an ex-Pinoy Big Brother housemate, she is still in the network. “Na kahit papano po ay nabibigyan pa rin po ng opportunity para i-prove ‘yung sarili ko po, ganon. At saka marami pong naghahangad (sa) syempre ‘yung katayuan ko po ngayon so doon pa lang po, sobrang grateful na ako na part ako ng Kapamilya network.”
7. Marco Gumabao
“Super thankful ako sa lahat ng opportunities na binigay nila sa akin, sa ASAP guestings namin, sa mga shows na parating. So ‘yun sobrang thankful namin sa lahat,” he said, thanking God, ABS-CBN and his Star Magic family.