8 Kilig Moments
with Carlo Aquino
and Angelica Panganiban
By Jerica Chingcuangco
Philippine cinema is powered by a bucketful of tears and the sheer force of kilig. This tried-and-tested method has spawned plenty of love teams throughout the years. In the early 2000s, Carlo Aquino and Angelica Panganiban were one of the country’s top love teams, with a romance that went from reel (TV shows G-Mik and Berks) to real. So it’s no surprise when, on recent publicity runs for two separate films, the two have fans going “sana sila na lang ulit!”
Here are some recent kilig moments between Carlo and Angelica.
1. When they Brought Back the FLAMES.
(It looks like he’s wiping her tears, but he’s actually spreading ice cream around her face.)
2. When they took a selfie together.
Taken at the 2016 Star Magic Ball and posted on Angelica’s Instagram with a light-hearted caption. She reveals that it’s becoming a habit for Carlo to take a photo with her phone. Because true friends fill up each other’s camera rolls.
3. When they were reunited in Maalaala Mo Kaya.
Angelica and Carlo are award-winning child actors and both are still reaping acting awards even after more than twenty years in the industry, a notable feat for former child stars. They showed their growth as actors and a former love team together in The Unfaithful Wife Maalaala Mo Kaya episode.
4. When they want what the fans want: an on-screen reunion.
Angelica posted a birthday greeting for Carlo, where they talked about hoping for a future project.