Love conquers all. Check out these celebrity couples who chose to pursue a relationship while their partners already had children.
1. Pauleen Luna and Vic Sotto – Pauleen and Bossing Vic Sotto faced several controversies in the past because of their huge age gap. However, the couple proved that age doesn’t matter when they finally tied the knot last January 2016. Before they got married, Vic had already four children from his ex-lovers. Presently, his children Danica, Oyo, Vico, and Paulina, are now happy that they have now a new cute sibling named Talitha.
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2. John Lloyd Cruz & Ruffa Gutierrez – John Lloyd and Rufa started their intimate relationship when they both worked on the Kapamilya primetime series “I Love Betty La Fea” way back in 2008. During that time Ruffa had already two daughters namely Lorin Gabriella and Venice, both from her former husband Yilmaz Bektas. John Lloyd and Ruffa started dating in March 2009 but eventually they decided to part ways in February 2010.
3. Jodi Sta, Maria & Jolo Revilla – Back in 2012, a year after she got annulled with her former husband Pampi Lacson, Jodi revealed that she was in a relationship with Jolo. Jodi and Jolo remained steadfast on their relationship – both taking care of the actress’ son, Thirdy. However, in a 2016 interview, the actress revealed that she and Jolo had already broken up.
4. Heart Evangelista and Chiz Escudero – Heart and Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero tied the knot in February 2015. Prior to their marriage, the politician already had two children from his first wife. His sons Chesi and Quino are fraternal twins.
5. Jopay Paguia & Joshua Zamora – Fans of Jopay and Joshua were saddened after hearing they ended their seven-year relationship in 2013. However, the two proved that love is indeed sweeter the second time around after they tied the knot at Fernwood Gardens in Quezon City last June 6, 2016. Before they got married, Joshua had two sons from his former wife.
6. Luis Manzano & Jennylyn Mercado – In a 2011 interview, Luis admitted that he was in a relationship with Jennylyn Mercado. During that time, the Kapuso actress has already a son named Alex Jazz from her ex-lover Patrick Garcia. After two years of being in a relationship, Jennylyn and Luis broke up in October 2013.
7. Jake Ejercito & Andi Eigenmann – Speaking of celebrity couples, Andi and Jake called it quits after a four year relationship in 2014. However, Jake remains a father figure to Baby Ellie, the only daughter of Andi.
8. Polo Ravales & Jean Garcia – Polo and Jean’s love story started when they both starred on the Kapuso primetime series La Vendetta back in 2007. However, after a year, they finally broke up. During their dating stage, the veteran actress has already two grown-up children namely Jennica and Kotaro, who have different fathers.
9. Aiko Melendez & Martin Jickain – Aiko and his former husband Martin, a model, annulled their marriage in 2010. Their daughter Marthena is now with Aiko along with her eldest son, Andrei Yllana from her ex-lover Jomari Yllana.
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What can you say about the relationship of these celebrity couples? Who was your favorite OTP? Share your thoughts, reactions, and opinions in the comments section below!