It appeared that Heaven Peralejo admitted her breakup with her three-month boyfriend Kiko Estrada in an interview with ABS-CBN News on Tuesday, September 7.
Peralejo’s name has been a frequent subject for headlines for the past months. She was recently accused as a third party that caused the Estrada-Seron breakup.
On August 13 when Peralejo and Estrada revealed being a couple. Weeks after, rumors about their breakup surfaced on the Internet after Estrada unfollowed the actress on his Instagram account.
The Kapamilya star remained mum about her current ties with Estrada but she hinted that the past several months was like a rollercoaster ride for her.
Peralejo said, “I guess it was a rollercoaster.”
The actress currently occupies herself in becoming a “fur mom” to two of her pet dogs and spending more time with her family.
“Right now, I’m in the phase of loving myself. No joke. Every morning and every night, nandoon ako sa mga affirmations. They say, ‘di ba, na ‘pag sinasabi mo ‘yan sa sarili mo, parang magnet iyon, so iyon ‘yung magiging buhay mo. Alam mo, ‘yung mga things na hindi ko alam na kaya kong gawin, nagagawa ko pala, in a good way,” she said.
“There’s more to it,” she added.
While she continuously receives criticisms online, Peralejo said she don’t let others’ opinions define her for she has a clean conscience.
“Kasi alam ko naman ‘yung totoo. My family knows the truth. Iyon lang naman ‘yung pinanghahawakan ko. Basta walang guilty conscience.
“I guess for me, hindi ko na lang ipapa-affect ‘yung criticisms sa akin. More like, I’m going to find myself and I’m going to know more about myself and I’m going to love myself,” she said.
She has been cast in the lead role of the upcoming romantic comedy series Pasabuy.
She will star opposite fellow Pinoy Big Brother graduate Gino Roque in the Xian Lim-helmed series.
Paralejo said her character in the WeTV original series, Anna, shares a similarity with her.
“Sawi sa pag-ibig, parang ako!” Peralejo said referencing her character in the series.
Aside from being grateful for her good health, family, and supportive fans, she was also thankful for being part of the Pasabuy series for it helped her cope through trying times.
“It was just meant to be. Everything was just meant to be. It’s hard to explain, but meeting the people in ‘Pasabuy’ helped me a lot. I’m thankful for all the love and all the learnings.”
Peralejo also left a message for her 16-year-old self after all she have gone through.
“Don’t be scared. Find yourself. Love yourself, before anything else” she said.
Ogie Diaz, Peralejo’s former talent manager, supposedly confirmed the couple’s breakup on his YouTube vlog episode uploaded on Sunday, September 5.
Diaz shocked netizens when he shared that he managed to talk to someone about Peralejo and Estrada’s alleged breakup.
He said, “May nakausap kasi ako dahil hindi pa nila ako kinakausap, may nakausap ako, wala na sila talaga.”