2020 has become a tough time for a lot of people to find someone to be in love with. But thankfully, there were lucky ones who found ‘the one’ even before everyone was forced to stay at home. They managed to find true love middle of the pandemic — celebrities included.
While it’s never easy to go public especially if one is in the limelight, many celebrities found the courage to let their romantic relationships out in the open and let the world know and see the kind of love they share with their respective partners.
Janella Salvador and Markus Paterson
While Markus and Janella have long been rumored to be dating each other, the two never confirmed their relationship until recently when they flew to the UK where they are currently residing.
The Kapamilya celebrities have been spotted on multiple occasions, drawing speculations among fans about the state of their relationship. And last September, the couple finally confirmed their relationship.
Catriona Gray and Sam Milby
Rumors about Catriona Gray and Sam Milby dating made the rounds as early as 2019. While there were obvious reasons to believe they were indeed dating, the two maintained they were just friends.
After more than a year, Sam onfirmed his relationship with the Miss Universe winner on the day of his 36th birthday.
Pia Wurtzbach and Jeremy Jauncey
Speculations about Pia Wurtzbach’s relationship with Jeremy Jauncey started when eagle-eyed fans noticed the posts during her Indonesia trip last January were similar to that of the Beautiful Destinations Chief Executive Officer.
Last June, the Miss Universe 2015 finally confirmed her relationship with him through an exclusive interview with Tatler Philippines.
Bela Padilla and Norman Ben Bay
Bela Padilla has always been open about meeting someone from St. Gallen in Switzerland while filming the movie Meet Me In St. Gallen. For nearly two years, she kept the identity of her beau a secret.
This year, Bela finally confirmed her relationship with Norman Ben Bay during a trip to Cappadocia in Turkey.
Ellen Adarna and her boyfriend from Spain
Ellen Adarna had fans guessing about the status of her relationship with a man named Carlos Lemus whom she was seen hugging during a trip to Spain earlier this year.
In April, Ellen confirmed through an interview with Mo Twister on Good Times with Mo that she is in a long-distance relationship with someone from Spain but never mentioned the name of the guy.
Romnick Sarmenta and Barbara Ruaro
Romnick Sarmenta made his relationship with indie actress Barbara Ruaro public in 2020. The two are expecting a child together.
He was previously married to Harlene Baustia with whom he shares five children.
Harlene Bautista and Federico Moreno
Harlene Bautista made a surprising announcement when she revealed that she was in a relationship with Federico Moreno, the son of Master Showman German “Kuya Germs” Moreno.