PRESS STATEMENT FROM GMA-7:
"Sought-after leading man Tom Rodriguez is now officially part of the Kapuso Network after he signed an exclusive contract today at the GMA Network Center.
"Tom, who became a household name after playing the role of Vincent in GMA’s widely-popular and trending primetime series My Husband’s Lover, is very happy and honored to be part of the Kapuso family. He is very thankful to GMA for giving him the opportunity to showcase his acting chops via My Husband’s Lover which catapulted him to stardom and elevated his status as one of the busiest and most in-demand actors in the industry.
“It’s really flattering that the whole GMA network is putting their trust on someone like me. Ang sarap ng feeling that they have gambled on putting me in My Husband’s Lover as a newcomer. First primetime show ko ito and sinali nila ako sa ganitong klaseng programa.”
"During the contract signing held at the 16th floor Boardroom of GMA Network, Mr. Duavit said that GMA is already preparing Tom’s upcoming projects after My Husband’s Lover. He also said that the network is working on a big project for all the loyal supporters of My Husband’s Lover this October.
“Looking at the clear talent and versatility of Tom, sa kasalukuyan ang ating Drama group are already looking at additional programs for Tom after My Husband’s Lover. Locally there is one we are planning to do within the month of October. So, Tom will be very, very busy. Bahagi ito ng pasasalamat sa ating mga Kapusong manonood na patuloy ang pagtangkilik sa programa. At masasabi na rin na isa itong pagkakataon na magsama-sama ang cast na mag-alay na isang palatuntunan para sa ating mga Kapuso.”
"Rasonable said that GMA will continue to give Tom challenging roles after My Husband’s Lover, “Tuloy tuloy ang mga dramas niya. Nakikita natin kung gaano siya kagaling. We will definitely create more memorable characters for Tom.”
"Popoy, on the othe hand, is confident that GMA will continue to give Tom good projects now that he is officially part of the Kapuso family. “I am very happy and we are looking forward to a lot of good projects, a great relationship between GMA and Tom and myself. We feel very blessed and thankful.”
"Present in the contract signing were GMA Chairman and CEO Atty. Felipe L. Gozon, GMA President and COO Gilberto R. Duavit, Jr., GMA Entertainment TV’s OIC Lilybeth G. Rasonable, GMA Vice President for Entertainment TV Marivin T. Arayata, GMA Vice President for Drama Redgie Acuña-Magno, My Husband’s Lover Program Manager Helen Rose Sese, Popoy Caritativo (Tom’s manager) and Tom Rodriguez."
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