Paolo Ballesteros admits that he is still friends with his ex-boyfriend, Roland Ochoa Anog.
The star of Amnesia Love talked about moving on from his past relationship during the February 8 press conference of his movie at the Le Reve Events Place in Quezon City.
During the presscon proper, Paolo was asked about his Valentine plans this year.
He disclosed, "Birthday ng lola ko. February 14 ang birthday niya kaya baka umuwi kami ng Cabanatuan to celebrate."
How is his love life now?
"Nganga. Zerowena [zero]," he said in gay speak.
When asked about the couple rings that he posted in the past, Paolo simply said, "Napako ang pangako."
In April 2017, Paolo shared a photo on Instagram which bared the identity of his boyfriend.
The picture showed intertwined hands with matching studded gold rings. The words "And I love you” were superimposed on the message.
In May, Paolo posted his beach vacation photos with dancer Roland Ochoa Anog.
But by the end of that month, the couple had ended their relationship.
Last night, Paolo said about his former boyfriend: "Hindi pa kami nagkikita nang personal, pero magkausap kami.”
When PEP.ph (Philippine Entertainment Portal) asked Paolo about his relationship now with his ex-boyfriend, the actor-TV host said, “Okay naman kami.”
How did he move on from that relationship?
“Wala, e, no choice.”
Would he say that he and his ex-boyfriend are still friends?
“Oo, naman,” he answered.
Do they still have communication with each other?
“Siyempre, [as] friends.”
What tips would he give those dealing with a breakup?
"Deal with it!" the Eat Bulaga! host said with a laugh.
"Wala namang ibang way. Masakit, pero ganun talaga."
How did he deal with his past heartbreak?
"Nag-work nang nag-work."