Karen Davila made headlines on Monday, August 16, after a short clip of her interview with The Voice Kids season 1 grand champion Lyca Gairanod went viral on social media.
In the said clip, Karen was asking Lyca about her birthday. To Karen's surprise, she found out that they have the same birthday which is November 21.
This instigated an excited reaction from Karen. The ABS-CBN News anchor's reaction caught Lyca off guard in the interview.
Good morning to Ms. Lyca only pic.twitter.com/Dz4K9ZDzJt— 🧽🍰🐝 (@spongecakebee) August 16, 2021
Karen then explained that they have the same birthday.
"We're meant to meet. How many people ang makaka-chamba mo, ini-interview ka, ka-birthday mo!" Karen said.
Both reactions of Karen and Lyca became the subjects of memes on social media. The two personalities became trending topics on Twitter. The said clip went viral online.
Karen then reacted to the viral memes that circulated online.
She posted on Instagram, "Friends always ask me, ‘Karen, where do you get the energy?’ Inaantok na lahat, hyper pa rin ako! LOL. Guys, thank you so much for watching our YouTube episode with @lycagairanod.1. It’s a feel good inspiring story and the perfect stress reliever!"
The said interview was for Karen’s vlog titled "Lyca Gairanod's Life After 'The Voice Kids.'”