Friends and colleagues of Angelica Panganiban in showbiz congratulated and expressed their excitement for the actress following her announcement that she is pregnant with her first child.
Angelica confirmed her pregnancy through an Instagram post on Sunday, March 20.
"Sa wakas!!! Magagampanan ko na rin ang pinakahihintay, at pinaka importanteng papel ng buhay ko. Magiging ganap na INA na po ako," she said.
"Opo, may matres ako mga baklaaah! Ipagpapasalamat ko na rin ang mga kapamilya, kaibigan, at mga marites na sumuporta, nagdiwang, nagdasal at patuloy na nagdadasal para sa pamilya namin. Waaaaaah! Huhuhu. May pamilya na ko. Kaiyak pramis."
Among those who were extremely elated for Angelica was her Ang Dalawang Mrs. Reyes co-star and "ate" Judy Ann Santos.
"We are sooo happy for you my love!!! Eto na to!! Woohoo!! you'll be a great mom!" said Judy Ann.
Dimples Romana, who also recently announced being pregnant with her third child, likewise congratulated Angelica and her partner Gregg Homan.
"Nakaka-happy and belly reveal niyo!" said Dimples.
Camille Prats, also one of Angelica's close friends in showbiz, said she is excited for the actress to start a new chapter in her life as a mother.
"Siiisss naiyak ako!!! Napakasaya ng puso ko para sa’yo at kay Greg. So excited for you sis!! Congratulations for such a beautiful blessing!" she said.
Others who congratulated Angelica included Anne Curtis, Angel Locsin, Bea Alonzo, Kim Chiu, KC Concepcion, Janine Gutierrez, Maymay Entrata, Glaiza de Castro, Bianca Gonzalez, Mariel Rodriguez, Sarah Lahbati, Maxene Magalona, Barbie Imperial, Loisa Andalio, Maris Racal, Elisse Joson, and Sue Ramirez.
It was on New Year's Day 2021 when Angelica first confirmed her relationship with Gregg, who is a businessman based in Subic.
The two have been dating for almost two years. They will be celebrating their second anniversary this coming July.
According to his Instagram profile, Gregg owns Baymarine Subic, a boat service company that "designs, builds, sells, and rents out aluminum boats and water crafts, work barges and other practical aluminum work for commercial, industrial, or private use."
He is also apparently involved with Mangrove Resort Subic, a beach resort located in Baloy, which is a popular beach area in Olongapo City.
Prior to her relationship with Gregg, Angelica dated actors Derek Ramsay, John Lloyd Cruz, and Carlo Aquino.