Ruru Madrid starstruck after BTS member V left comment on his OOTD post

by Nikko Tuazon
Jul 17, 2020
Ruru Madrid's (L) all-black ensemble was noticed by his idol, no less than V of BTS.
PHOTO/S: @rurumadrid8 on Instagram / Screengrab from BANGTANTV on YouTube

GMA-7 actor Ruru Madrid is a big fan of South Korean K-pop group BTS, and idolizes Kim Taehyung, popularly known as V.

On Wednesday, July 15, Ruru made the hearts of Filipino BTS fans (aka PH ARMYs) flutter after he uploaded a mirror selfie, which showed him rocking a similar fashion ensemble as V, on his social media accounts.

In his caption, Ruru wrote the idol group's 2019 chart-topping hit "Boy with Luv" with a tiger emoji.

At press time, his Instagram post has garnered over 78,000 likes.

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On Twitter, it has so far garnered 29,000 retweets and 139,000 likes.

PH ARMYs pointed out that he could easily pass for V's brother.

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V wore the all-black outfit at the birthday party of fellow BTS member Jin in December 2019, after attending the Mnet Asian Music Awards in Japan.

BTS' V REACTS

A Turkish BTS fan with the handle name @BenNuTellaN uploaded Ruru's OOTD on Weverse, a Korean mobile app and web platform created by South Korean entertainment company Big Hit Entertainment, where the fans and artists can interact.

V noticed Ruru's photo, and left a comment which read (as translated in English): "KKKKKKKKKKKKK (laughing sounds) ah seeing things like this make me think if i should just give up on working out... KKKK (laughing sounds)."

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Thrilled about V's comment, Ruru retweeted it with a starstruck emoji.

Winwyn Marquez, who is also a big fan of BTS, was happy for the Kapuso actor.

In a tweet, the beauty queen told Ruru (published as is), "Okay ruru okay. [smiling face with heart-shaped eyes and grinning face with smiling eyes emojis] isang malaking high five sayo! Why am I so proud?! Haha!"

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Ruru replied to Winwyn's tweet, "Borahae [Purple heart emoji] Gulat din akoooo [Star-struck emojis]"

"Borahae" is a Korean word made popular by V which means "I purple you."

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Ruru Madrid's (L) all-black ensemble was noticed by his idol, no less than V of BTS.
PHOTO/S: @rurumadrid8 on Instagram / Screengrab from BANGTANTV on YouTube
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