Life doesn’t exempt famous actresses from it’s unpredictability and jaw-dropping surprises. The famous women included in this list were at the top of their game when they received news of their unexpected pregnancy. Despite the huge responsibility on top of their demanding careers, these Filipina celebrities slayed their mom roles.
1. Andi Eigenmann – Andi’s pregnancy brought on controversy because everyone was adamant to know the father of her child. The actress initially confessed that it was Albie Casiño but it was later proven that Ellie’s dad was actually Jake Ejercito.
2. Jennylyn Mercado – Jennylyn is considered to be one of the top actresses in the country who did one project after the other. This is why people were shocked when they heard that she was having a child with ex-boyfriend Patrick Garcia. Now content in the relationships they found with their current partners, both Jennylyn and Patrick are successfully co-parenting their son Alex Jazz.
3. Angelu de Leon – This 90s sweetheart totally surprised Filipino audiences when news of her pregnancy with Joko Diaz caught wind. Her daughter Nicole is now 18 years old and is completely happy with Angelu and her stepfather Lorenzo Rivera.
4. LJ Reyes – Her relationship with actor Paulo Avelino resulted in the birth of their adorable son Aki. Though things quickly fell apart between them, LJ became such an inspiration for raising a fine young boy alone.
5. Bettina Carlos – Bettina and her beautiful daughter fondly called Gummy are both social media sensations because of the easy and adorable interaction they have. The actress chose to keep the name of the man to herself but Gummy now treats her uncles as her father figures.
6. Sarah Lahbati – There were people who wondered where Sarah disappeared to back in 2014 after not appearing in television for quite some time. It turns out that suspicions were correct and she was pregnant with Richard Gutierrez‘s baby.
7. Katrina Halili – 2012 marked the time when Katrina admitted that she was pregnant with Kris Lawrence‘s child. Their adorable daughter now stays with her momma after her parents’ relationship didn’t survive.
8. Valerie Concepcion – The actress/TV host was only 16 years old when she gave birth to her daughter Fiona. This short age gap ensures the strong bond between Valerie and her daughter and their Instagram feed shows how much they enjoy each other’s company.
9. Aiko Melendez – The veteran actress was still at the prime of her life and career when she found out that she was pregnant with her child with ex-husband Jomari Yllana. Aiko still enjoys a successful acting career but it will always be her son Andre above all else.
10. Dina Bonnevie – Dina gave birth to her eldest child Danica when she was still 19 years old. Now that Danica is a wife and a mother as well, she constantly asks advice from Mommy Dina.
11. Jean Garcia – Not unlike Dina, Jean also became a mother during her teenage years. The actress must be so proud of her daughter Jennica Uytingco who is now known on social media as a wonder mom.
12. Carlene Aguilar – This former beauty queen tried to hide the identity of her son’s father but the truth came out and suspicions were confirmed. Dennis Trillo remains to be supportive as a father despite Carlene being the one taking care of Calix.
13. Kris Aquino – The Queen of All Media was only 23 years old when she was pregnant with Josh. Philip Salvador, who was Kris’ live-in partner at that time, is Josh’s father.
14. Kylie Padilla – This Kapuso actress left her hit show “Encantandia” because she wanted to safely prepare for the birth of her baby Alas. Of course, loving boyfriend Aljur Abrenica was there to support his lady love all the way.
15. Joana Marie Tan – People were shocked when they found out that this teen star was carrying a child. Baby Brie is now three months old and growing more and more beautiful each day but Joana is still tight-lipped about the identity of her baby’s father.
What can you say about these successful Filipina celebrities who are also mothers? Do you remember the time that you were made aware of their shocking pregnancy? Which artist surprised you the most? Share your thoughts, reactions, and opinions in the comments section below!