PRESS STATEMENT FROM GMA-7:
Feel the romance as GMA Network grants its viewers an all-access pass to the beautiful and breathtaking wedding of Francis "Chiz" Escudero and Heart Evangelista. A two-part special of the couple’s fairytale union will be aired on Sunday Night Box Office (SNBO) on March 1 and 8, 2015.
The Kapuso actress has always been a princess looking for her prince. Finally, the long wait is over as she and the romantic senator receive the most blessed Sacrament of Matrimony before God and their loved ones. Their love story greatly attests that love conquers all, if only you believe in it, and that in the end, love will always find you no matter what the circumstance is.
On March 1, get a preview of the moments of nuptial bliss on the first part of the wedding TV special dubbed as Chiz & Heart Love, finally. The Beginning of Forever. It will feature the very intimate and picture-perfect wedding ceremony attended by the couple’s family members, loved ones and closest friends at Balesin Island Club in Quezon.
Viewers must watch out for the selfie video diaries of the couple talking about their feelings prior their wedding. It will also feature the video diaries of Heart’s bridesmaids from the day of their arrival at Balesin, Heart’s 30th birthday celebration/despedida de soltera, to the intimate moments of their dream wedding and reception.
Also catch the most awaited highlights of the ceremony: the stunning bride walking down the aisle in her timeless and elegant wedding dress, the romantic and heartfelt profession of vows, and their first ever kiss as husband and wife.
Meanwhile on March 8 comes the second part of the special dubbed as Chiz & Heart Love, finally. The Wedding Concert. It will feature the celebration of love and joy between Chiz and Heart at their Manila reception with a dinner concert at Blue Leaf Filipinas in Parañaque City attended not only by their respective families and friends but also various showbiz personalities and politicians.
So as to bring the Balesin experience closer to home, and to more of their friends, relatives and guests, the venue was decorated with flowers and crystals just like the set-up in Balesin. The newlyweds also had another cake cutting and wine toast ceremonies. For the first time, Chiz and Heart did the traditional garter/bouquet toss participated by their closest friends.
The second part will show on-site videos and never-before released interviews of the couple and their friends.
The program was hosted by Tim Yap and Christian Bautista with performances by Ogie Alcasid, Jaya, Christian, Kris Lawrence, Julie Anne San Jose, Aicelle Santos, Maricris Garcia, Jonalyn Viray, Frencheska Farr and Asia ’s Songbird Regine Velasquez-Alcasid, among others.
Do not miss this romantic event in the lives of Chiz and Heart with the two-part wedding special on March 1 and 8 on GMA-7’s SNBO.