Angel Locsin’s dad, Angel Colmenares, just lately turned 95 years previous, and in a uncommon event of opening up, he answered some questions on his previous and about his actress daughter – together with one about her previous boyfriends.
Colmenares handled her daughter to reminiscences of his childhood and profession, in addition to solutions to some intimate questions on his well being and ideas on household, in a particular interview with Locsin, for The Angel and Neil Channel in YouTube yesterday, March 5.
He recounted being solely 13 years previous when the Japanese landed in Iloilo. The troops invaded Guimaras and took away their residence and turned it right into a garrison. He, amongst others, have been pressured to cover in caves to outlive.
Colmenares additionally recounted a time in his youth when he stood as much as college bullies who have been related to a governor.
“So alam ko na kung kanino nagmana yung iba sa mga anak mo,” Locsin mentioned. (Now I do know from whom a few of your kids took after.) By the way, Locsin herself is understood for her philanthropic work and being outspoken on social points.
Locsin took word of his many medals at residence, which led Colmenares to recounting his athletic days, being a bemedalled swimmer and having gained a bronze on the Asian Video games in 1954.
In addition they touched as regards to his sight, the place Locsin revealed that for the longest time, they didn’t know their father was blind in a single eye, as a result of she felt shy to ask and since she knew how personal her father is. They solely got here to know after he needed to bear a medical process.
The interview took a wacky flip when Locsin lastly dared ask her dad: “Sino sa mga ex ko ang pinakaayaw mo?” (Who amongst my ex boyfriends did you most dislike?)
Colmenares answered with a hearty snigger, saying, “Nakalimutan ko pangalan.”
Locsin’s ex-boyfriends embody fellow actors Luis Manzano, Oyo Sotto and the late Miko Sotto. She was additionally a girlfriend of former skilled soccer participant Phil Younghusband.
Earlier within the interview, Locsin additionally requested her dad in regards to the incident in 2019, proper earlier than Father’s Day, when her husband, businessman Neil Arce, talked to her dad to inform him he needed to marry her.
“Dad, could proposal ako,” Arce, who later joined the interview, advised Colmenares again then. (Dad, I’ve a proposal.)
Laughter took over once more once they recalled how Colmenares initially thought Arce was solely presenting a enterprise proposal, when it was the truth is a wedding proposal for Locsin. Colmenares enthusiastically accredited.
“To start with, I [wanted] you to be in good fingers, and nasa age ka na (you’re already of age),” Colmenares mentioned.
Locsin and Arce married in 2021 in personal civil ceremony. The couple bought engaged in June 2019 and initially deliberate a November 2020 wedding ceremony which was postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The couple initiated and took part in varied aid efforts through the pandemic.
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