Vice Ganda To Vhong Navarro: ‘Tell The Truth’
Published: January 30, 2014
Vice Ganda To Vhong Navarro: ‘Tell The Truth’, The comedian is doing what he does best while his co-host remains in the hospital., Vice Ganda to Vhong: Cheer up!, Laughter is still the best medicine.
Vice Ganda is using it to cheer up friend and fellow “It’s Showtime” host Vhong Navarro, who just launched a legal battle against Deniece Cornejo.
“Na kay Vhong ang suporta ko bilang kaibigan. Sinusuportahan ko siya para hindi siya panghinaan ng loob, sinusuportahan ko siya na sa lahat ng ito ay makakabangon siya at sinusuportahan ko siya, na lahat tayo, at mismong siya ay may matutunan dito,” Vice told the press at the ABS-CBN compound on Tuesday afternoon, January 28.
To prove his point, Vice Ganda has resorted to doing what he does best.
Source of strength
“Pinapatawa ko siya eh. I have to be there ng malakas kasi pinaghuhugutan niya ako ng lakas eh. Hindi ako nagpakita doon ng mahina ako or umiiyak. Kasi lahat sila doon ay umiiyak na eh. Lahat sila nalulungkot. Patawa lang ako ng patawa doon.”
Vice Ganda reminds Vhong that he still has many reasons to smile.
“Sabi ko, ‘Sa lahat ng ito, may dahilan ka pa para sumaya ka at matawa kasi buhay na buhay ka. Iyon pa lang dapat paghugutan mo na ng saya at lakas ng loob.’”
Tell the truth
He also advised Vhong to always speak truthfully, saying there’s nothing wrong about talking to media, because it is the right of everyone concerned to do so.
It will be recalled that Vhong was brutally attacked in a condominium unit at The Fort, Bonifacio Global City on the night of January 22. He claimed that six men, among them Cedric Lee, beat him up and issued grave threats. Vhong added that Cedric and company resorted to extortion.
On Monday, January 27, Deniece and Cedric spoke to media and denied Vhong’s allegations. Deniece insisted that she is the real victim, while Cedric denied Vhong’s extortion claims. Cedric also accused Vhong of attempting to rape Deniece.
Vhong has filed complaints of illegal detention, serious physical injuries, grave threats, unlawful arrest, grave coercion and blackmail against Cedric and Deniece.