John Lloyd Cruz clarifies that he currently has no love life.
“Wala po, e,” said the Kapamilya actor during the presscon proper of his launch as the Philippine ambassador of Western Union, at the Marriot Hotel, Pasay City, this Thursday, March 31.
When prodded to be more truthful, John Lloyd replied, “I try my best to always speak the truth.”
During his interview with the members of the press, the Kapamilya actor was asked again about the real status of his love life.
“Wala po. Ganun pa rin po, ganun pa rin po,” he stressed.
He added, “Mga haka-haka lang yung iba. Mas marunong pa dun sa tao kung ano ang isinusulat.”
Last January, John Lloyd and Angelica Panganiban have called it quits.
Bea Alonzo was allegedly involved in the breakup.
But John Lloyd refuted this. He said that he and his perennial onscreen partner are just friends.
The award-winning actor added, “E, ganun naman talaga, e.
“Sanay naman tayo na napangungunahan tayo ng ibang tao.
“Pero kasi, di ba, kung meron naman [lovelife], parang magiging masaya ka naman para ipamalita.”
When asked to set the record straight, John Lloyd replied, “I don’t need to set the record straight. Wala namang nagbabago.
“Parang basta kayo pa [pertaining to the press] ang unang makakaalam, makikita niyo naman yun, e, di ba?
“Tsaka pag ganun, hindi naman dapat yun inililihim or itinatago.
“Life is too short, di ba?
“Dapat you have to make every moment count.
“Sa edad kong ito, di ba, kung sina JaDine nga umaamin, tayo pa?
“Nakakahiya naman kung magde-deny pa tayo,” continued the 32-year-old actor.
Is he single at the moment?
“Yeah. Yeah,” he replied.
Does he and Bea talk about the issue of being romantically linked to each other?
John Lloyd said, “Hindi naman namin siya pinag-uusapan per se, pero we don’t feel the need to talk about it.
“Not necessarily dine-deadma, because sa mga taong involved kasi, sa mga taong kasama dun sa issue, parang alam niyo naman kung ano ang totoo.
“And madalas sapat na sa ’min kung alam namin ang totoo.”
ON ANGELICA. PEP.ph (Philippine Entertainment Portal) then asked John Lloyd if he and Angelica already had a closure or if they still communicate.
“Unang-una, that’s a very personal question,” he answered.
“I’ve said enough about it.
“I think that’s all I’m going to say about it, and yun lang.
“I wish I could tell you more, but it’s too personal.”
John Lloyd continued, “Parang minsan talaga, meron nang hangganan yung kaya nating i-share, but I think I’ve shared more than enough para sa mga interesado.
“Because I know naman I owe it to my public and I have to share a piece of my pie and, yun lang po, hanggang dun lang.
“But like I said, kung anuman ang mangyari, sa liit ng mundong ito, imposible namang makalampas sa kanila.
“And, kumbaga, parang sa igsi ng buhay ng tao, parang hindi na tayo maglalaan ng panahon para sa mga paliguy-ligoy, sa paglilihim, sa pagtatago.”