Paolo Contis, 34, is expecting his first child with longtime girlfriend, LJ Reyes, 30.
Yesterday, August 27, Paolo shared on his official Instagram account the good news, in which he wrote, "YES WE ARE! . . God has blessed us with the perfect gift and we couldn’t be happier! We want to thank our families and friends who are as excited as we are."
Paolo and LJ began their relationship in 2015.
"With all the problems I had, all the baggage I carry, you (LJ) still accepted me and became my partner and strength. Yes, we do have our bad days (dahil matigas ang ulo ko) but we always manage to be okay and happy. And now that we are expecting. I promise to be beside you all the way," he wrote.
Friends from the industry sent their congratulations to the couple in the comments.
Paolo has two daughters, Xalene and Xonia, with ex-wife Lian Paz, while LJ has an eight-year-old son named Aki with former boyfriend Paulo Avelino.
In movies, Paolo starred in "Ang TV: The Movie", "Mystrio! Uno... Dos.. Tres... Pilyos!", "Oki Doki Doc: The Movie", "Mara Clara: The Movie", "Basta't Kasama Kita", and more.
LJ also appeared in "She's the One" that stars Enrique Gil, Dingdong Dantes, and Bea Alonzo.
Meanwhile, you can watch their movies in iWant TV (iwantv.com.ph).
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