Daniel Matsunaga on his break up with Erich Gonzales

After his controversial break-up with Erich Gonzales, hunk actor Daniel Matsunaga aired his side of the story when he was asked about his celebration of Valentine’s Day.

“I have friends, I have my family. They all love and support me, so, it’s still the same,” Daniel replied.

But he never denied the fact he was hurt and still hurting. “It was not an easy one. Lahat naman ng tao na naiinlab ay nasasaktan. The important thing is the lesson we learned and how we pick up the pieces for us to be whole again,” he added.

Some people gave the break malice by implying money was the cause.

“That’s why I am making this pakiusap because that item is putting me in a bad light. Whatever I have earned or gotten from my working in this country was all hard earned money. Pinaghirapan ko at wala akong inutangan na hindi bayad o pinagsamantalahan ko. Whatever happened between us ni Erich was all between us. No third party, no money matters. Let’s just respect po siguro kung ano man ang naging decision namin,” the hunk continued.

Daniel plans to continue his showbiz career. According to him, his manager has entertained several offers including a big summer job, that can’t be revealed yet.

“Life is so short. Life should be lived happily. One day, we will all cross paths again and it’s always best to wear your best smile,” he concluded.


In an interview by colleagues Shirley Pizarro and Dolly Anne Carvajal after Diego Loyzaga lambasted his father in social media, Cesar Montano quipped, “I am hurt. But all I did was try and protect him like any father would.”

The award-winning actor and now Chief Operation Officer of the Tourism Promotions Board admitted that his son has a problem and that he needs help.

“There is nothing I want more than to be able to help him. I only want what’s best for him. He is my son. I love him,” said Cesar in another interview.

Although no details were further discussed in Cesar’s interviews by Dolly Anne and his publicist-spokesperson Shirley, both interviews centered on Cesar’s trying to help and protect Diego. Nothing from Diego’s laments and tirades were answered.

His big concern on the young actor’s sake was all the father was trying to look into.


Maja Salvador is very visible on TV nowadays. She is practically in every available live or taped shows on her home network, ABS-CBN.

“Siyempre po kailangan. Sa ating balikat nakasalalay ang Wildflower,” explained Maja when we bumped into her at the lobby of ABS-CBN.

We told her that we just saw and enjoyed her interview in Kuya Boy Abunda’s show the night before, and here she was, on her way to doing a sexy dance production number in It’s Showtime.

“I was just in that show last week to promote our Valentine movie I’m Drunk, I Love You with Paulo (Avelino). Naglaro na kami sa isang game portion, Dapat iba naman ang gagawin ko kasi Wildflower naman ang prinu-promote ko. Dapat kasing sexy ni Ivy (her character in the soap) ang gagawin ko,” she said.

Maja admits she never felt so obligated in promoting her new soap. “But it’s so worth it po. Wala din naman kasing inaasahang magpursige kundi ako, dahil bida nga po ako rito. But I’m so proud of this one. This is a role of a lifetime na hindi dapat pinalalampas at itatago na lang. This needs to be promoted. Maganda ang show namin,” stressed the very beautiful and nice actress.

Wildflower actually started airing yesterday on the Kapamilya Gold before TV Patrol.

“Bago pa man lang yung mga seryosong balita, kami na muna ang babalita sa inyo,” an alluring Maja smiled.

Topics: Erich Gonzales , Daniel Matsunaga , Diego Loyzaga , Cesar Montano , Maja Salvador , Shirley Pizarro , Dolly Anne Carvajal
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