MANILA – With Kapamilya actor John Lloyd Cruz working with co-star and ex-girlfriend Shaina Magdayao in ABS-CBN’s teleserye “Nathaniel,” John Lloyd claimed that there was no hesitation or issue on his part.
“We’re all grown-up. Matagal na ‘yun. Saka, wala naman talagang issue. Actually, noong nag-decide ako na mag-offer ng services ko… to be a part ng ‘Nathaniel,’ hindi ko naisip na…’Ooops teka lang, andiyan pala si Shaina,” he said in a press conference.
(We’re all grown-up. It was a long time ago. And, there’s really no issue. Actually, when I decided to offer my services… to be a part of ‘Nathaniel,’ I haven’t thought that… ‘Ooops, wait, Shaina’s there.)
“Siya pa nga ‘yung nag welcome sa akin sa set (She was even the one who welcomed me in the set),” he added.
John Lloyd portrayed the role of Francisco Lucas, a lawyer in the teleserye while Shaina was one of the mainstays.
Meanwhile, John Lloyd shared how much he enjoyed working with the cast and crew of “Nathaniel.”
“Sobra akong nag-enjoy. Napaka bait nila… It’s a kind of set na gusto mong mapabilang. ‘Yung show ay tungkol sa kabutihan, sa pag-asa.,” he said.
(I enjoyed a lot. They’re all so good… It’s a kind of set that you would want to belong to. The show is about goodness, about hope.)
“‘Pag nandun ka sa set, napakagaan at napakasaya nila kasama… May respeto sila sa mga artista, sa mga tao nila… Kaya ako, maswerteng-maswerte ako napasama ako sa teleserye na ‘yun,” he added.
(When you’re in the set, it feels so light and happy with them… They have respect towards the artists, towards their crew… That’s why I’m very lucky to be part of that teleserye.)