MANILA, Philippines – Actress Valeen Montenegro is ready to tie the knot with her non-showbiz boyfriend Riel Manuel.
In an Instagram post on Sunday, November 28, the model-comedian shared photos from the proposal that took place on November 24.
“Easiest YES,” she wrote, alongside photos of them strolling in the woods before Riel got down on one knee and took the ring from his pocket.
She added, “What seemed to be an ordinary Thursday unexpectedly turned into my favorite day.”
Fellow celebrities such as Megan Young, Julie Ann San Jose, Yasmien Kurdi, Camille Prats, Jessy Mendiola, and Janine Gutierrez congratulated the couple.
Valeen and Riel have been dating since 2018.
Valeen is regularly seen in GMA’s sitcom Bubble Gang. She also appeared in GMA series Encantadia, Beautiful Justice, and To Have and To Hold. – Rappler.com