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LJ OK with Paulo-KC romance

LJ Reyes (Photo by Marjorie S. Duran)

LJ Reyes (Photo by Marjorie S. Duran)

LJ Reyes has addressed the possibility of her former flame Paulo Avelino eventually winning KC Concepcion’s heart.

Without the slightest hint of bitterness, the Kapuso actress said, “Kahit sino naman pong lalaki ang mapasagot si KC parang talagang swerteng swerte.”

Months back, Paulo and KC seemed destined for a romance but it fizzled away just as quickly. Recently, however, it had been reported that the two had started seeing each other again.

LJ is not bothered about it at all. If anything she said, “Happy ako na happy sila.”

She explained, “Maganda kasi ’pag ’yung isang tao (Paulo) masaya ’yung outlook niya sa buhay (kasi) maganda din ’yung nabibigay (niyang) pagmamahal sa anak namin at sa ibang tao.”

LJ has a three-year-old son with Paulo.

The actress added that any conversation she has with Paulo these days “concerns the kid lang,” adding, “Civil kami. We talk about Aki,”

That said, she pointed out, “Mahal na mahal niya ’yung bata. ’Yun naman, undeniable ’yun.”

When prodded, LJ said she is clueless if her son has already met KC. “Kapag hinihingi ni Paulo si Aki, hindi ko naman po tinatanong kung ano ’yung ginagawa nila,” she insisted.

Formerly reticent in discussing her relationship with the father of her child, the Kapuso star has become more open about it.

“There is nothing to hide now,” she declared. “Madami pa kasi kaming dapat ayusin dati so since lahat okay na, masasagot ko na ang mga tanong tungkol samin.”

That said, LJ is nevertheless putting her focus on her career and her son rather than on matters of the heart.

“Kailangan naman talagang maging very careful tayo (sa pagpili ng mamahalin) dahil may anak na ako,” she said.

KC, Paulo spotted together in Baguio

KC Concepcion continued to be evasive about the real score between her and Paulo Avelino even after a picture of them together in Baguio City last week made the rounds online.

WATCH: Housemates act with Bea, Paulo

The “Pinoy Big Brother” (PBB) housemates had the rare opportunity to act with Bea Alonzo and Paulo Avelino when the two prized ABS-CBN stars visited the famous yellow house early this week.

Why Bea, Paulo underwent ‘sensuality workshop’

Bea Alonzo admitted that she and leading man Paulo Avelino had to undergo a "sensuality workshop" to overcome the initial awkwardness between them in filming scenes for the ABS-CBN series "Sana Bukas Pa Ang Kahapon," which premiered on primetime Monday.

WATCH: Vice Ganda eats Paulo Avelino’s chocolate

Comedian Vice Ganda got a taste of Paulo Avelino's chocolate on "Gandang Gabi Vice" (GGV) Sunday when they imitated a scene from ABS-CBN's upcoming series, ''Sana Bukas Pa Ang Kahapon.'' Avelino plays the role of a chocolate maker in the TV series, while his on-screen partner, Bea Alonzo, plays multiple roles including that of a feisty lawyer and heiress to a chocolate factory.--Gandang Gabi Vice, June 15, 2014

Artists come together for climate change concert

After the successful 14th year presentation of “Earthday Jam” comes another unique musical campaign project dubbed “CC Tunes: In Tune with Climate Change” from Earthday Jam Foundation, Inc.

“CC Tunes” will be held at the Market Market Activity Center in Taguig City on June 17. Related documentaries will be shown at 5 p.m. followed by performances from producer Lou Bonnevie and singer Kitchie Nadal along with OPM bands Moonstar88, Silent Sanctuary, Gracenote and Mayonnaise.

(From left) Mayonnaise, Kitchie Nadal, Lou Bonnevie, Moonstar88 and Gracenote

(From left) Mayonnaise, Kitchie Nadal, Lou Bonnevie, Moonstar88 and Gracenote

Hosts are actor-model Lorenzo Mara, Phoebe Walker, Pam Nieva of Eurasia, Midi G. and Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism International Angeli Dionne Gomez.

“CC Tunes” is presented by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and is free to the public.

“This event will not only empower the youth and foster OPM music but it will also help unite the private sector, the NGOs and the government in tackling perhaps the most alarming issue of our times,” says Lou.

Extending their support to the event is the City of Taguig, the Climate Change Commission, Racks, David’s Salon, Manila Concerts and Philippine Concert Scene.

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Finally, the much-awaited teleserye “Sana Bukas pa ang Kahapon” topbilled by Bea Alonzo, Albert Martinez and Paulo Avelino will start airing on ABS-CBN Primetime Bida tomorrow after “Ikaw Lamang.”

Because all the movies she has made were box office blockbusters, Bea is now dubbed as the “Movie Queen of the New Generation.”

“It’s very humbling. I feel so blessed and happy,” says Bea, who plays two characters on her new series.

Asked to compare her “Sana Bukas Pa ang Kahapon” leading men, Albert and Paulo, Bea says “Hindi mo sila puwede ikumpara (You cannot compare them). Kuya Albert has more experience, while Paulo has this rawness in him. What I can say is that I’m very happy to be working with them both. They’re very supportive and generous actors.”

And while her role is physically draining because she keeps changing clothes and makeup all the time, Bea likes the challenge of it all and is very proud of the outcome.

“Sana Bukas pa ang Kahapon” is directed by Jerome Pobocan and Trina Dayrit.

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TIDBITS: Happy b-day greetings today, June 15, go to Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago, Rep. Eric Singson, Honey Girl S. de Leon, Ray-An Fuentes, Michelle Dayrit Soliven, Peter Lombos, Anna Orlina, Jennifer Sy, Patricia L. Celis, Dr. Modesto Tatlonghari, Tony Espejo, Carrie Bautista, Mrs. Carolina David, Maribel Carag Dario, Leonor Perez, columnists Jullie Yap Daza and Jarius Bondoc, and lawyer-producer Joji Alonzo… June 16: Eva Estrada-Kalaw, Mrs. Julie Benedicto, singer Keno, Jackie Maniquis, Dr. Felipe A. Estrella, Jr., Texas-based Rizza Tayag-Pili, Nolie Pili, Cesar Canchela, Geraldine So-Gazo, Sra. Francisca Asinas vda. De dela Rea, and Star Magic’s Jodell Stasic, Gerhard Acao and Jodi Sta. Maria… Happy wedding anniversary to Cris and Zeny Icban… June 17: Sen. John Osmeña, Dada Lorenzana-Santiago, Jet Montelibano, Juliet Cadiente, newshen Jenara R. Newman, Elsie Abacajan, John Kylle Martinez Lacaran, and Biboy Arboleda of Star Magic… Happy wedding anniversary to Chito and Joy Gonzalez…