So, you call celebrity squads the clique of your dreams and wonder what it’s like to hang out with them. Kapamilya stars give us a hint of celebrities’ own versions of ‘kalokohan’ as they reveal their most unforgettable bonding times with their showbiz friends.
Riding the waves of life is easier and enjoyable when you have a buddy who sticks around. Manuel Chua would know, looking back on his fond surfing days with Rafael Rosell, his former co-star in Precious Hearts Romances Presents Bud Brothers and the one who introduced him to surfing. Manuel loves beach trips with the ‘tropa’.
Janine Gutierrez combined work and playtime with JC Santos while filming “Dito at Doon.” “Naka-lock in kami sa beach. ‘Pag day-off, nando’n kami sa dagat nagkukuwentuhan, hanggang sa hatinggabi ang dami nang napag-usapan.”
The beach is one of showbiz barkadas’ ultimate hangout places. Gab Lagman’s entry also happened at the beach when he went to Boracay with the Init Sa Magdamag cast. They also palled around Gerald Anderson’s beach resort in Zambales.
Meryll Soriano has a lot of ‘kalokohan’ with good friend Ketchup Eusebio. And with the cast of old sitcom Bida Si Mister, Bida Si Misis. “Ang dami kong natutunan na kalokohan. Tinatali ni Kuya Cesar [Montano] ‘yung mga backpack namin, hiindi kami nakakapasok sa eksena kaya nagagalit si Mr. M.,” shared Meryll.
Nothing spells fun like reunions where you get to cook and catch-up akin to Pinoy Big Brother vibes. Aljon Mendoza and his PBB batchmates can’t get over the life inside Kuya’s house that they make sure to gather once in a while in a hotel or townhouse to mimic their old life, “Talagang nagbo-bonding kami 24/7, doon kami nagluluto at natutulog nang magkakasama.”
Mitoy Yonting revealed that he recently went on a road trip with fellow comedian Eric Nicolas.
Jake Zyrus found his new BFF in Troy Laureta and they love to invent their secret squad language. He said Troy was his first friend when he started to go international and also his first musical director. “We have a lot of makukulit moments pero ‘yung humor baka hindi masyadong ma-gets dito sa Pilipinas. We like to invent words na kami lang nakakaintindi, something silly like that.”
“Kapag puro lalaki, puro kalokohan lagi,” said Enrique Gil. Yup, we know it’s an honest claim. The Kapamilya actor reminisced about an international tour with his Bida Boys clique Gerald Anderson, Enchong Dee, Xian Lim, Rayver Cruz, and Jason Abalos. They enjoyed their time going to theme parks and eating a lot.
Liza Soberano likewise picked an overseas work with her closest pals. They went to San Francisco for an ABS-CBN concert and spent their free time exploring the city’s tourist spots. Enrique was there, as well as Xian, Janella Salvador, Kim Chiu, and Arci Munoz. “We have to force Xian to ride a rollercoaster. Sinabi namin sa engineer na second round, hindi kami bumaba diretso lang. Xian hated us after that,” LizQuen recalled.
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