- Miles Ocampo clears out speculations on John Lloyd Cruz’s supposed return to sitcom
- Miles Ocampo also dismissed rumors that Piolo Pascual is leaving Home Sweetie Home to give way to John Lloyd Cruz
During the heat of rumors about the birth of John Lloyd Cruz and Ellen Adarna’s first child last year, John Lloyd Cruz proudly uploaded a photo of him with his ‘Home Sweetie Home’ co-star Miles Ocampo. This shows that the young actress has remained in touch with the A-list actor.
During the presscon for her upcoming horror movie ‘Maledicto’ alongside Jasmine Curtis-Smith and Tom Rodriguez, Ocampo was asked to comment regarding Cruz’s comeback. She was questioned after the said sitcom has been reformatted since Piolo Pascual will be taking a leave to study abroad.
Is John Lloyd Cruz really returning to showbiz?
“[May mga nagco-comment nga na ganun eh], na nag-give way si Piolo. Sabi ko hindi naman kasi wala pa naman kaming nababalitaan na ganun.”
The actress clearly stated that she remains in touch with John Lloyd and that’s his fans have nothing to worry about.
“Nakakausap ko naman si Kuya Lloydie pero hindi kasi ako nagtatanong ng anything related sa trabaho kasi nahihiya ako. Pero nagkakamustahan kami, okay naman. Masaya naman siya,” she stated.
While Ocampo could not confirm anything about Cruz’s showbiz comeback, the actress teases the media that there will be new characters added to the show.
“Nagre-reformat ‘yung show namin. May mga bagong papasok sa pamilya namin. Sobrang thankful lang talaga ako na tuloy pa rin ‘yung show namin,” she said.
Other stars already gave their reactions
Just recently, teasers about the return of John Lloyd Cruz to the industry circulated online.
His fellow celebrities Bea Alonzo and Jodi Sta. Maria also hinted about this. For TV host Boy Abunda, the showbiz comeback of Lloydie is not happening yet.
John Lloyd missing the limelight since 2017
Cruz took an indefinite leave of absence last October 2017. The reported reason for his hiatus was that he needed to attend to personal matters. During that time, his relationship with sexy actress Adarna also became public.
‘Home Sweetie Home’ is a local situational comedy revolving around Romeo and Julie as portrayed by John Lloyd Cruz and Toni Gonzaga and, later on, Piolo Pascual was added to the show since John Lloyd had a showbiz leave due to personal matters. It was topbilled by John Lloyd Cruz and Toni Gonzaga. The show tackles the life of a newly married couple and how they find ways in addressing the needs of a growing family in a typical Filipino setting.
‘Home Sweetie Home’ first aired on January 5, 2014 on ABS-CBN and world wide via TFC.