At the recent lunch at Sampaguita Garden Events place celebrating the congressional victory of first cousins Edward Maceda and Toff de Venecia, this columnist shared the table with Manay Ichu Maceda, Pempe Rodrigo, Lollie Mara, and Gloria Sevilla and daughter Suzette Ranillo.
Back as senators are Tito Sotto, Kiko Pangilinan, and Ralph Recto. Tito’s truly showbiz – actor, TV host, and song writer, married to Helen Gamboa. Kiko and Ralph are showbiz only by association, married to Sharon Cuneta and Vilma Santos, respectively. New senator is Manny Pacquiao, boxing champion and actor-singer on the side.Continue reading …