Marian Rivera gives birth to first child with Dingdong Dantes. According to The Manila Times, the Philippines TV’s royal couple welcomed their first-born named Maria Letizia Gracia-Dantes on Monday morning.
Reportedly, GMA network posted a congratulatory message to the couple via Instagram.
“Marian Rivera gave birth to Baby Maria Letizia Gracia-Dantes this morning Congratulations to the Kapuso Primetime King and Queen!” the caption reads.
As Marian Rivera gives birth, her manager, Ram David confirmed the news noted by Rappler.
“I just received the best news from Dong and the best Christmas gift from God. LoloLa Nako!!!! Congrats @dongdantes & @therealmarian God Bless Maria Letizia. Salamat sa lahat ng nag pray for Yan and Zia mahal po namin kayo. Ito na ang magandang balita sa araw na ito. #salamatama #lalabboo,” David wrote in an Instagram post. (Thank you to everyone who prayed for Yan and Zia, we love you all. This is the best news for today.)
After Marian Rivera gives birth, “Marian Rivera and Congrats DongYan” instantaneously became among the top trending topics on Twitter in the Philippines.
GMA News reported that after the announcement of Zia’s birth, messages from TV personalities and supporters of the couple poured in.
Dingdong and Marian got married on December 30, 2014 and announced that they are expecting a baby on April the following year.
Counselor/educator by profession writer by heart. Laura Mendoza is a MaEd in SPEd graduate in one of the leading educational institution in the Philippines. After several years of teaching, she shifted to freelance writing and loving it.