MANILA, Philippines – The 8th Star Magic Ball was not only a gathering for the stars. It was an opportunity for them to relax, unwind and have fun. Couples and pairs who came to the event even made it a kind of date night, while love teams and friends also showed up together for fun. (READ: In Photos: Red carpet, Star Magic Ball 2014)
Actor Enchong Dee finally revealed his girlfriend – model Samantha Lewis. When a reporter from ABS-CBN asked about Samantha, Enchong said: “Sam is my girlfriend. Everything is perfect. (READ: In Photos: What the guys wore to Star Magic Ball 2014)
After finally admitting they were a couple last July, Coleen Garcia walked the red carpet with boyfriend Billy Crawford, and at one point, they exchanged loving looks with each other. (READ: In Photos: Star Magic Ball 2014 couples, loveteams, tandems)
Teen King Daniel Padilla has always been vocal about taking care of his on-screen partner Kathryn Bernardo, though they aren’t officially boyfriend-and-girlfriend.
Daniel gave way as photographers asked Kathryn to pose for the cameras, and later took her hand as they made their way to the ballroom. The trending Twitter phenomenon, box-office darlings and teen showbiz royalty made a handsome pair as they walked down the red carpet. (READ: Best Dressed: 15 stunning outfits at Star Magic Ball 2014)
Newly engaged Heart Evangelista was the picture of a glowing bride-to-be as she graced the event with Sen. Chiz Escudero.
The two walked hand-in-hand on the red carpet, with Heart even showing off her engagement ring. At the ballroom, the couple sat next to Sen. Grace Poe and husband Neil Llamanzares, and Sen. Sonny Angara with wife Tootsy.
One sweet moment actually came before the Star Magic Ball, as Xian Lim asked rumored girlfriend and loveteam partner Kim Chiu to be his date in an unconventional way.
Though they did not talk vocally about the status of their relationship, it was still a treat to see the megawatt pairing posing comfortably together on the red carpet, no doubt resulting kilig (giddy) moments for legions of KimXi (Kim-Xian) fans.
Last but not the least, couple of the night John Lloyd Cruz and Angelica Panganiban were not only sweet with one another, they even had time to joke around with some of their colleagues.
On the red carpet, the two held hands and even bantered with Maricar Reyes and Richard Poon. At this point, the two megastars are veterans at these types of events, and they were very much able to relax and party. No wonder they took home the Couple of the Night award!
Did any sweet moment stand out for you? Let us know in the comments below. – Rappler.com
All red carpet photos by Manman Dejeto/Rappler
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