MANILA, PHILIPPINES — Actress/celebrity vlogger Ivana Alawi continues being a Kapamilya after she renewed her contract with ABS-CBN on Wednesday.
“I feel so happy and I feel so blessed,” the social media sensation said after inking the new contract.
“Well right now, I am here where I am supposed to be,” added Alawi, who thanked ABS-CBN bosses for their trust and support.
The famous Youtuber also expressed her gratitude to her managers and Star Magic.
“Gusto ko rin pong magpasalamat sa lahat-lahat nang nagtiwala sa akin since Day 1, maraming-maraming salamat. At siyempre para sa mga hindi rin nagtitiwala sa akin, thank you. And, of course, to my family and kay Lord na never akong pinabayaan, maraming-maraming salamat po,” Alawi said.
Present at the contract signing were ABS-CBN chairman Mark L. Lopez, ABS-CBN president and CEO Carlo L. Katigbak, COO of Broadcast Cory V. Vidanes, ABS-CBN head of TV Production and Star Magic head Laurenti Dyogi, Star Magic’s Alan Real and manager Perry Lansigan.
Meanwhile, Vidanes also thanked the actress for trusting and appreciating ABS-CBN and even assured to take care of the actress.
“Maraming-maraming salamat Ivana sa patuloy mong pagbibigay ng tiwala, sa pagapapahalaga sa ABS-CBN, sa aming lahat at sa ating mga Kapamilya. I assure you that we will continue to take care of you and we will build an even stronger relationship,” Vidanes told the actress.
“Maraming salamat sa sinseridad, sa pagmamahal at sa pagpili mong manatili kasama namin sa pagbibigay saya, inspirasyon, pag-asa at serbisyo sa lahat ng Filipino sa buong mundo. … We are very happy to sign a new contract with you.”
Alawi first signed a contract as a Kapamilya in February 2020. Being a Kapamilya for three years, Alawi said that her most memorable experience was doing her first series “A Family Affair.”
The drama was released in June 2022, starring actors Gerald Anderson, Sam Milby, Jameson Blake, and Jake Ejercito.
“I think ‘yung three years really went by so fast and here we are again but I am really thankful and I am really blessed to be here right now,” Alawi said.
Currently, Alawi is one of the most successful celebrity vloggers with nearly 16.7 million subscribers on Youtube. – WhatALife!/Val