ABS-CBN’s resident director Andoy Ranay happily announced that he is very much in love with short-film director Noel Escondo.
Direk Andoy is currently co-directing ABS-CBN's primetime series Since I Found You.
Noel is known as a co-director of Nakaw, a short film which took part in Cannes Film Festival's Short Film Corner last May.
In his Instagram post last Friday, July 7, Direk Andoy showed a photo of him looking content and at peace while laying his head on Noel’s shoulder.
In the same photo, both of them flaunt hand-painted rainbow flags on their faces, symbolizing the recently-concluded pride month celebration of the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) community.
Direk Andoy’s short but sweet caption was, “He is my love! [heart emojis] @noelescondo”
In an earlier post, Direk Andoy shared a photo of him and Noel holding hands at a balcony outside their hotel room in Coron, Palawan.
Direk Andoy captioned it with, #LoveWins [rainbow flag] Happy Pride [rainbow and heart emojis]”
CONGRATULATORY WISHES FROM CELEBS. A lot of Direk Andoy’s friends celebrity friends including Judy Ann Santos, Aiko Melendez, Alessandra de Rossi, Pokwang and Nash Aguas congratulated him for being happily in a relationship.
Eula Valdes and Pokwang also teased Direk Andoy about his kilig posts.
Responding to Eula's message, Direk Andoy wrote, "grabe no! Di ko rin inexpect e! Hahahahahaha!"
To Pokwang's "haliparot" comment, Direk Andoy replied, "bwahahahahaha! Quiet please!"
Other celebrities who were overjoyed with Direk Andoy's good news included Cherry Pie Picache, Candy Pangilinan, and Carol Banawa.