JM de Guzman, Jessy Mendiola confirm they're back together

MANILA, Philippines  Love is sweeter the second time around for JM de Guzman and Jessy Mendiola.

 The two admitted that they are indeed in a relationship again. They made the announcement during an an interview on Gandang Gabi Vice, Sunday, April 26.

"Huwag mo ako idedeny ha. Oo," JM said, looking at Jessy, which made the audience scream.

(Don't deny it. Yes.)

According to to the two, they got back together April 1. Prior to their breakup, they were together for two years.

Jessy shared that they saw each other again last August at the University of the Philippines, where she was jogging. JM said Jessy was surprised when he approached her.

JM said he initially tried to hide from her.

"Kinabahan. Hindi ko kasi alam kung ano sasabihin ko, kung ano ang mararamdaman ko." (I was nervous. I did not know what to say, or how I would feel.) 

Rumors that Jessy and JM were back together surfaced when they were seen together at a fun run a while back.

In February, Jessy said that she and JM were not back together, though they were in touch (READ:Jessy: JM and I aren't back together)

Last year in an interview with The Buzz, JM confirmed that he went through rehabilitation. After making a comeback on television, he starred in the hit movie That Thing Called Tadhana with Angelica Panganiban. (READ: Jessy Mendiola happy for ex-boyfriend JM de Guzman)

Jessy, who rose to fame playing Maria Mercedes, was last seen in the movie The Trial with John Lloyd Cruz, Richard Gomez, and Gretchen Barretto. – Rappler.com