Regine Velasquez was among the first to greet Kim Chiu ahead of her 32nd birthday this April 19.
On Monday, April 11, the Asia's Songbird took to Instagram to pen a birthday greeting for the actress, posting a photo of her wearing a two-piece bikini.
In the caption, Regine joked that the woman in Kim’s photo was actually her.
"Hay nako, sobra na talaga akong naiirita sa mga taong lagi na lang ninanakaw mga pictures ko tapos i-post sa account nila ba parang sila may… Ay, wait hindi ba ako 'to? Kasi parang kapareho ng abs ko, eh," Regine said in jest.
"Pasensya, tao lang, nangangarap lang. Happy birthday nga pala, @chinitaprincess."
Regine also expressed how grateful she is that she's getting to know a "wonderful person" like Kim better.
"Sobra akong happy na super friends na tayo ngayon kasi alam mo naman I’m only friends with the rich and sikat, you know. No, but I’m so happy getting to know you better. You are a wonderful person (Bekenemen!). Happy birthday again, our dear chinita," she added.
The "U-Turn" star replied to the singer's post, saying, "Awww!!! Hehehehe. Love you, Miss Reg!!!! Salamat sa pa-advance birthday greeting. Love you so much po!!!! Natawa ako sa caption! Hehehehehehehehe. Pa-lechon na ba ulit, Miss Reg???"
Currently, Regine is a guest co-host in the morning talk show "Magandang Buhay," while Kim is among the mainstay hosts of "It's Showtime."
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