Is Barbie Imperial single now? Her on-screen partner JM De Guzman might just have confirmed that in an exclusive story by PEP today, May 11.
Barbie's relationship with Paul Salas was bugged with controversy ever since the tandem between the young actress and JM started.
When JM was asked how he felt about Barbie during the screen test for their teleserye "Araw Gabi," he answered, "Kinilig ako. Effortless ang chemistry."
JM also shared that Barbie's demeanor makes him feel like a kid again.
"Ang sakit sa ulo. Para akong bumalik sa grade school. Hindi pa ako naging ganito kakulit sa loob ng maraming taon," he said.
Since they are working on a show together. JM was also asked if their relationship can also turn romantic in real life.
JM answered, "Basta kasi masarap, eh. Masaya kasi siya ngayon. Masaya katrabaho, masaya maka-bond. So, ang sarap na i-maintain nang ganun. Minsan mapapaisip ka rin, 'What if nga?'"
He then continued, "Puwede ba? Single ka naman ngayon, 'di ba?"
The stunned Barbie reacted while laughing, "Wait lang, hindi ko alam kung anong ire-react ko. Lagi niya ako pinapangunahan sa mga interview. Mamaya ka sa akin! Minsan talaga ang sarap sapakin ng mga pinapangunahan kang mag-announce, eh, no?"
Playfully, JM said, "I’ll cry with you. I’ll comfort you. Gusto mo rebound?"
Barbie did not reply, instead, the two laughed the conversation off.
See also: "Hindi lang maganda sa labas: JM, inamin ang gusto niya kay Barbie"