Whether it is pushing us to do better or cushioning our falls from mistakes, dads will be the first one there for us. For some Kapamilya stars, their dads really supported them through thick and thin even if the spotlight was something unfamiliar to them.
They deserve to shine as bright as their kids too for raising such admirable children. Get to know the awesome non-showbiz dads of our favorite stars in this Kapamilya Snaps video!
Liza Soberano loves showing off to the world how amazing her father, John Castillo Soberano, is. Even if her parents separated at a young age, the Dolce Amore actress and her dad were still able to build a wonderful relationship. Every once in a while they would hang out and take wacky photos together.
For James Reid, his father Malcolm Reid is one of his biggest fans. When James was a young kid with huge dreams, Malcolm just encouraged him to pursue it and would accompany James to showbiz events. He was definitely a hand-on dad with James and his siblings.
Nadine Lustre’s tenacity and strong values come from her daddy Ulysses Lustre. Even if Nadine is gaining so much popularity, he never forgets to check in on Nadine and remind her to stay true to herself.
While the Queen Of Hearts Kathryn Bernardo may be living an amazing life, she never forgets to remain down-to-earth like her “ever so simple papa” Teddy Bernardo. Her father continues to be an inspiration for her, especially for reaching lots of her dreams.
Julia Montes may have only reconnected with her German biological father Martin Schnittka last 2017, but since then it’s like they’ve been together for several years already. They have lots of fun father-daughter travels to make memories for all the lost years they were apart.
Young and rising star Francine Diaz gets to spend lots of time now with her former OFW father JM Diaz. When she was still entering showbiz, her dad would also help her get around by driving her from shoot to shoot. The two are closer than ever and the Huwag Kang Mangamba star could not be more grateful for her hardworking papa.
The Moroccan father of YouTube personality Ivana Alawi, Samier Al-Alawi, was very proud of her daughter’s achievements. Although he recently passed away in 2018, Ivana has fond memories of her last moments with her kind father.
Pinoy Big Brother alum Edward Barber’s father Kevin Barber is rooted for Edward when he wanted to enter show business in the Philippines. Despite being a British-German who lives in Germany, Kevin expressed support for his son and made a special appearance during Edward’s season on PBB.
Chinita Princess and It’s Showtime host Kim Chiu is the bubbly and caring woman she is today because her father William Chu Jr. instilled the values of love, acceptance, and forgiveness in her and her siblings.
The good looks and active lifestyle of Gerald Anderson definitely came from his father Randy Anderson, Sr., who is a retired US Navy instructor. Because of his inspiring work, the Init sa Magdamag actor saw the value in joining the coast guard and military.
Angelica Panganiban only met her father Mark Charlson in 2010 when she found him on Facebook. The years apart didn’t matter, because as soon as they found each other, they bonded and connected immediately. Angelica even got to meet all her relatives on her father’s side who welcomed her with open arms.
Gianluca Guidicelli, Matteo Guidicelli’s father, is a role model to Matteo and his siblings. He runs a successful Italian restaurant and maintains a healthy lifestyle. In fact, he’s Matteo’s fitness buddy and the reason Matteo started joining triathlons.
Ever since Popstar Princess Sarah Geronimo was a little girl, daddy Delfin Geronimo was Sarah’s coach, fan, and singing partner. Throughout the singer’s rising singing career, he supported Sarah in any way he can and would sometimes make appearances on ASAP, concerts, or other events to sing with his daughter.
Just like these Kapamilya stars, make sure to show your father how special he is!