Marian Rivera celebrated her birthday on Wednesday, August 12, amid the enhanced community quarantine due to the coronavirus pandemic.
On Instagram, the actress posted a photo of her with her family as she thanked those who remembered to greet her on her special day.
“As I turn another year older, l’m reminded of how the simplest things can mean the most.
I’m grateful to be spending this day with my family,” said Marian.
She said her only birthday wish is for everyone to stay safe and healthy.
“Let’s continue to pray and help each other. Thank you so much for all your birthday greetings!” she added.
Aside from her fans and followers, Marian also received birthday messages from her friends in show business.
Her best friend, Roxanne Barcelo, said her birthday wish for Marian is for her to have “more babies” with her her husband, actor Dindong Dantes.
“Miss laughing, crying, and chikahan together. But most of all, I miss you. Oh, and playing with my goddaughter Zia,” added Roxanne, referring to Marian and Dingdong’s firstborn daughter.
Another close friend, Aiai delas Alas, took to social media to send her birthday greetings to Marian.
“Happy birthday sa aking kambal... at ang aking kumare sa inaanak kong si ate Z na magandang kagaya ko,” wrote the comedienne.
Happy birthday sa aking kambal, kay kung fu divas , at ang aking kumare sa inaanak kong si ate Z na magandang kagaya ko .. habang tumitingin ako ng pictures naten ang tagal na pala ng pinag samahan naten . Madami ka ng na witness sa buhay ko na kung ano ano .. haha basta happy birthday kambi more blessings pa sayo kahit nasayo na lahat .. have a blast 😎GOD BLESS YOU MORE AND MORE 🙏🏼 labyu 💚💚💚@marianrivera
“Habang tumitingin ako ng pictures natin ang tagal na pala ng pinagsamahan natin. Madami ka [nang] na-witness sa buhay ko na kung [anu-ano]. Haha. Basta happy birthday [kambal]. More blessings pa [sa ‘yo]kahit nasayo na lahat. Have a blast. GOD BLESS YOU MORE AND MORE. Labyu,” she added.
Other celebrities who greeted Marian on her birthday include Anne Curtis, Angel Locsin, Angelica Panganiban, Glaiza de Castro, Jessy Mendiola, Loisa Andalio, Julie Anne San Jose, Ruru Madrid, Bianca Gonzalez, Lara Quigaman, Neri Naig, and Angelu de Leon.
Marian turned 36 on Wednesday, August 12.