There are people who are now just finding out about Kit Thompson and Ana Jalandoni’s relationship following the headline-grabbing incident of the “La Vida Lena” actor allegedly beating up the actress.
We’ve arranged the following timeline of events to provide a brief background of the couple’s known dating history prior to the assault scandal. Details of the incident are also included below.
November 18, 2021: Kit calls Ana “baby” on Instagram
Kit showed love to Ana’s lingerie photo with a telling comment: "Baby ko ba 'yan?"
“Love love,” Ana replied to Kit.
December 15, 2021: Kit posts “first date” photo with Ana
Kit made their relationship Instagram official with a photo of the couple enjoying a meal at a restaurant.
"Our first date," the actor captioned the post.
As added confirmation of their relationship status, Ana called Kit “MyLove” in the comment section.
The post has since been taken down by Kit.
December 25, 2021: Ana posts TikTok video of their sweet couple moments
The couple may have been relatively lowkey on Instagram, but Ana revealed more about their relationship through a TikTok video uploaded on Christmas day last year.
“Making you mine was the best thing I ever did,” she captioned the video montage of their sweet moments.
February 6, 2022: Kit posts beach pic of him kissing what appears to be Ana’s hand
“Pa-kiss,” he simply wrote in the caption.
March 17, 2022: Kit and Ana exchange sweet Instagram comments prior to the alleged mauling incident
Kit and Ana seemed to have been on good terms the day before the incident transpired.
The actress posted a beachside selfie with the caption “Hello” and a hibiscus plant emoji.
Kit commented a simple “See you later” to which Ana replied “mmm 😍”
March 18, 2022: Kit allegedly detains and injures Ana in a Tagaytay hotel
News broke on March 18 that Ana was rushed to the hospital after she was rescued by police from a hotel in Tagaytay. As it turns out, Kit allegedly hurt his girlfriend, which led Ana to plead for help by messaging photos of her bruised face to her friends.
Subsequently, Kit was held in custody by the police.
March 18, 2022: Ana posts a photo of her bruised face on Instagram
On the same day, Ana spoke up on the incident in a short yet telling post on Instagram.
“When you love someone you will never ever harm them. Minahal mo ba talaga? This is me saying, you all should be careful out there. I can't reply to all of you right now but thank you for checking up on me. I will release a statement soon,” she addressed the public.
March 19, 2022: Kit was reportedly charged by police
In a report by Philstar.com on March 19, the Philippine National Police has reportedly filed charges against Kit for violating Section 5(a) of Republic Act No. 9262, or the Anti-Violence Against Women and Their Children Act, which “prohibits causing physical harm to a woman or her child.”
March 21, 2022: Kit and Ana have been confirmed to unfollow each other, delete posts on Instagram
Since the incident, Kit and Ana have unfollowed each other and deleted posts alluding to their relationship on Instagram.
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