Rabiya Mateo shared that she admires this celebrity
Miss Universe Philippines 2020 Rabiya Mateo revealed her celebrity crush and she also divulged what she did in order to see the person she admires.
Winning the MUP crown last year for a pageant newbie like her garnered admiration from many Pinoy pageant fans. However, in a recent press conference with the pageant’s skincare sponsor and fellow Filipina Olivia Quido-Co on Thursday (Manila time), the Ilongga beauty queen was asked about the person who has her admiration.
“Ito nakakatawa talaga ‘to. I know nothing about basketball, pero nanood talaga ako ng UAAP para lang makita siya,” Rabiya said when asked about her celebrity crush, based on the article in ABS-CBN News.
She then admitted that it is basketball star Kobe Paras. Rabiya continued her story as she said that without understanding inside the court, she would just find her crush through his jersey number. “Kahit ‘di ko maintindihan ‘yung nangyayari, hinanap ko si number 6,” she recalled while laughing.
Meanwhile, during the same interview, Rabiya Mateo reiterated her desire to pursue a career in showbiz. She also expressed this plan of her in a previous interview.
She said that she wants to venture into the horror genre because, for her, it is a challenging project. “Kasi it’s very difficult to scare people, so I’m up for that kind of challenge,” the Ilongga beauty queen explained.
She also expressed that she is looking forward to having a project with Diamond Star Maricel Soriano. “Dingdong Dantes, Ate Vi (Vilma Santos). Mangangarap na rin lang ako tinaasan ko na,” Rabiya Mateo added.
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