Netizens have various reactions to this interview of Toni Gonzaga with Bongbong Marcos
Actress-host Toni Gonzaga interviewed politician Bongbong Marcos on the recent episode of her Toni Talks vlog and this received various reactions from netizens.
As the 2022 election is just around the corner, Toni has been featuring prominent politicians in the Philippines in her vlogs. Previously, she interviewed, Vice President Leni Robredo and Senator Grace Poe. The recent political personality who she interviewed was the son of former President Ferdinand Marcos.
In the interview, Toni asked Bongbong what it was like growing up in Malacanang and having a father who was a president. The TV host also asked the politician about the issues surrounding their family name and the hate that they are receiving until now.
Toni also asked personal questions to Bongbong like how he is as a husband and a father, She also asked him about his future political plans and the traits and lesson he learned from the former President.
Several netizens who commented on the YouTube video of Toni Gonzaga lauded her for asking direct questions to BBM that showed his true emotions. Some supporters of the Marcoses even thanked the actress-host for giving the politician a chance to present another perspective to the public.
On the other hand, there were also many netizens who criticized the wife of award-winning director Paul Soriano for featuring the son of the former President. For them, it was like giving the Marcoses a platform to “alter” what has transpired.
However, there were also those who pointed out that Toni Gonzaga is just being neutral as she also featured politicians from other political parties prior to her interview with Bongbong Marcos. There were also those who showed support for Toni by saying that she should not mind the bashing that she received after this interview.
Because of this, the name of the actress-host became one of the top trending topics on the micro-blogging social media platform. As of this writing, the interview has already reached more than half a million views and received over 10 thousand comments. Here are some of the comments from netizens on Twitter and on YouTube.
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