IYA VILLANIA, DREW ARELLANO, EUGENE DOMINGO, JENNYLYN MERCADO & GIL CUERVA, MAX COLLINS & PANCHO MAGNO, AIFFA 2017, MOTHER LILY, BIANCA UMALI, MIGUEL TANFELIX, ANGELU DE LEON, BOBBY ANDREWS, DIRECTORS DOMINIC ZAPATA & DON MICHAEL PEREZ, DANIEL MATSUNAGA,
Antonio Primo, the first child of Iya Villania and Drew Arellano, was born on August 30, 2016. Since then, the public has been curious about the baby boy. When the couple, who both host TV shows on GMA-7, started posting photos and videos of their little bundle of joy on their respective social media accounts, their increasing number of followers fell in love with Baby Primo.
The baby boy became a certified celebrity last May 19, when he and his parents were launched as brand ambassadors of the Babyflo brand of baby products. The audience oohed and aahed at the sight of Drew and Iya’s adorable son, and after the program, the fans walked up to him to take pictures.
Taking note of the way people reacted to Baby Primo and its impact on the child, the bemused Iya told YES!: “Nakakatawa. Wala naman siyang
kamalay-malay. I think he has no idea how much happiness he brings not only to us but also to many people.”
While waiting for the cue to go onstage, Baby Primo sat on his Daddy Drew’s lap and looked very happy. “He’s such a happy kiddo,” Drew later said during the program. “It’s so easy to make him smile.”
Drew and Iya’s favorite bonding time with Baby Primo happens at around 5:30 a.m. Daddy Drew, who hosts the travel show Biyahe ni Drew, said: “We’re half-awake, but this boy is awake. And so, manggigising siya. He’s gonna slap my face… That’s why it’s...