Boy Abunda was asked about his hosting tandem with Kris Aquino
Indeed, Tito Boy is one of the most respected personalities when it comes to hosting and doing interviews. The recent controversial interview that he did was with Kapuso actress LJ Reyes who talked about her breakup with long-time partner Paolo Contis.
This time around, it was Bianca’s turn to ask questions to the King of Talk for her Legends Only series on her YouTube channel. One of the questions that were asked to him was the start of his hosting career as he said that before entering the entertainment industry, there was nothing deliberate.
At first, he was just doing PR jobs and things behind the camera. Eventually, he got a call and was asked if he is interested in doing television. “I didn’t miss a beat, Bianca so I said, ‘Yes, what are you talking about?’” Tito Boy said.
At that time, he was partnered with Gretchen Barretto but the former actress had to take a break when she got pregnant. The seasoned host said that it was the time when his training in hosting really came in. “My learning career in hosting and interviewing started there,” he shared.
When asked about his iconic tandem with Kris Aquino, Boy Abunda said that it seemed that they were really meant to be together as co-hosts. Boy and Kris worked first worked together in GMA’s Star Talk.
Tito Boy describes Kris as “the beautiful, most exciting daughter of the former president.” He also said that she was “so fascinating” and he thinks that at that time, the show wanted someone who will support Kris and would stand by her.
For Boy Abunda, their tandem worked because they worked as they were they got each other’s support and appreciation. Eventually, they became brothers and sisters, and friends. “There are tandems that are born in heaven, it was one of them, and I am most grateful,” Boy Abunda said.
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