While Vice Ganda did not confirm their relationship, the Unkabogable Star admitted that Ion Perez is special to him.
The It’s Showtime host, in a press conference for the celebration of the long-running noontime show’s 10th anniversary, likewise answered what urged him to post on Instagram last weekhis photo with Ion taken during the All-Star Games 2019.
“Unang-una, gusto ko. Pangalawa, kaya ko. Pangatlo, puwede naman,” he said.
Having made headlines over the past year for his rumored romance with Perez, who is popularly known to fans as “Kuya Escort,” Vice Ganda admitted his heart his filled with happiness.
Being the first guy he publicly flaunted for the first time with pride, Vice Ganda opened up about his feelings for Ion Perez.
“Si Ion, espesyal siya. Napapasaya niya ako, napapangiti, napapakilig niya ako,” he stated.
Thanking fans for sharing the happiness he feels for Ion, he said: “Ang daming masaya na masaya ako.
“Sa panahon ngayon, lalo na pag showbiz ka, mas mahalaga pag ‘yung artista malungkot, may iskandalo, kasi mas gustong pinag-uusapan ng mga tao ‘yon. Pag may nangyayaring masama doon sa mga artista, iyon ‘yung headline na lahat interesado.”
The blockbuster comedian went on: “Pero ‘yung simpleng kasiyahan ko, na nararamdaman ko ang daming nag-ri-react, ang daming nag-aabang kung ano’ng susunod na mangyayari, na-o-overwhelem ako at grateful ako sa inyong lahat, dahil masaya kayo sa kasiyahan ko, at hindi niyo iyon gustong kontrolin.”
Despite fans wanting to know more about what’s going on between him and Perez, Vice Ganda thanked fans for respecting the feelings they share for each other.
“May mga gusto kayong malaman, pero hindi niyo pakikialaman. Maraming salamat po sa inyong lahat sa pagbibigay respeto na lang din doon sa damdamin namin. At masaya talaga ako na masaya kayo para sa akin.”
Vice Ganda made it clear that he won’t confirm anything after getting asked on the possibility of admitting their rumored relationship on the 10th-anniversary celebration of It’s Showtime.
“Walang mangyayaring ganyan,” he said. He adds: “Pero masaya po kami ni Ion.”