Maine Mendoza is undeniably one of the most famous celebrities in the Philippine showbiz industry at present.
Being famous, she is more vulnerable to a lot of people’s hate, judgments and criticisms, and she tends to face certain issues and controversies that are being thrown her way.
In fact, she is currently involved in an issue after she shared an open letter that she wrote for her and her love team partner Alden Richards’ fans. Maine was very honest and vulnerable in the letter, and she also revealed the real status of her and Alden’s relationship.
“And for all the love and efforts you have given us, you deserve to know the truth that at this very moment Alden and I are just friends. We are a love team,” she stated. Aside from that, she is rumored to be dating Jake Ejercito, but both of them have already denied those speculations in the past.
A netizen asked about their relationship on Twitter, and Maine replied, “Huh? We are friends! May mali po ba doon?”
In an interview with Ricky Lo, Jake also reiterated that Maine is just a friend. “It was not a date,” he clarified, referring to when they were recently seen at a bar in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig. He continued, “Maine and I were in a group having fun, so I wouldn’t consider it a date. For me, it is a date if there’s only the two of you, the two of us.”
Jake asserted, “Maine is just a friend.”