PAANDAR 2017: 5 touching moments on Magandang Buhay that made us cry

It is through Magandang Buhay that we get to see our favorite stars in a different light. From being the people we idolize so much because of their pretty faces, impressive talents, and unmistakable charisma, we get to know them deeper with the other roles they play in real life.


And what’s common among them (or perhaps to all of us)? They get all sentimental when the topic of the conversation swerves to family. Here are some of the tear-jerking moments that made us cry and appreciate more our well-loved celebrities.


John Lloyd Cruz reads a letter from Caridad Sanchez



In his 20 years in the industry, John Lloyd Cruz has touched a lot of lives and worked with various personalities, from the up-and-coming to the veterans. One of them is Caridad Sanchez who stood as his grandmother in his first-ever acting gig Tabing Ilog. Thus, he wasn’t able to hide his emotions while reading the letter from the actress.


Kakai Bautista gets emotional seeing idol Lea Salonga



Stars are fangirls too! Kakai Bautista, now popular as the Dental Diva, was starstruck seeing her idol Lea Salonga. When asked why she got emotional, Kakai revealed that the Broadway star has been her inspiration to pursue her career in acting and remain in the industry despite all the challenges and difficulties.


Joshua Garcia in tears over past hardships



Most of the celebrities have rags-to-riches tales to share, just like Joshua Garcia. Before rising to stardom, he underwent a lot of hardships in life, so he wasn’t able to hold back his tears when the Momshies asked his Popshie Geo about their family.


Ogie Alcasid touched by loving messages from daughter Leila, parents



He is a great singer, actor, and comedian. But more than those, Ogie Alcasid is a doting father to his kids. He always make us giggle with his hilarious banters on TV, but he got emotional when his parents and daughter Leila uttered loving messages for him.


Vin Abrenica moved by brother and “best friend” Aljur’s letter



In the demanding and ever-changing world of showbiz, you’re fortunate enough if you get to bump into someone or a bunch of people who would constantly stick with you no matter what. And the Abrenica Brothers have found their best friends in each other. They’ve been inseparable since childhood until now that they are continuously creating their respective marks in the industry.