The new year has got many singles hoping to find the one. After all, some of their favorite celebrities not only found love that led to the altar, but even for the second time around!
The 64-year-old singer-actor-comedian Vic Sotto married Dina Bonnevie in 1988 but they officially split in 2003. Then in 2016, Vic married his fellow “Eat Bulaga!” host Pauleen Luna after five years of togetherness. The actor and the 29-year-old actress now have a daughter named Talitha.
In 1996, Ogie Alcasid tied the knot with Australian beauty queen Michelle Van Eimeren but they separated in 2007. Their union produced beautiful daughters, Leila and Sarah.
Three years after his relationship ended, Ogie married Regine Velasquez with whom he has a son, Nathaniel.
John Estrada also found “the one” in Brazilian beauty queen-model Priscilla Meirelles. The two wed in 2011 and they have a daughter,Sammantha Anechk.
But before Priscilla, John married Janice de Belen, with whom he has four children – Inah, Moira, Kaila, and Yuan. Their marriage was annulled in 2004.
In 1994, Carmina Villaroel had her union with then action star Rustom Padilla. They separated two years later. Eventually, Rustom came out of the closet as BB Gandanghari.
Her longtime partner Zoren Legaspi pulled off a surprise proposal and wedding ceremony in 2012. The event was attended by their friends and relatives, guest from showbiz, and their fraternal twins, Maverick and Cassandra. It took them 12 years of being a couple before they finally said I dos.
Kristine Hermosa’s first marriage was in 2004 with her former sweetheart, actor Diether Ocampo. It didn’t last long as five years later, they parted ways.
Kristine found love again after that in the person of Oyo Sotto whom she eventually married in 2011. The two now have four kids.
TV personality and doctor Vicki Belo also wed two times. In 1991, she married businessman Atom Henares, with whom she has two kids – Quark and Cristalle. But after 11 years of being together, they said their goodbyes to each other.
Vicki found love anew in Hayden Kho. Their daughter is Scarlet Snow.
Sharon Cuneta also first gave her sweet “I do” to Gabby Concepcion in 1984. However, their fairytale ended but with a blessing in daughter KC Concepcion.
Years later, the Megastar married Sen. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan. The couple have two daughters, Frankie and Miel, and adopted son, Miguel.
Star for All Seasons Vilma Santos also tied the knot twice.
In the early ’80s, she married Edu Manzano but parted ways with him after two years. Their short-lived union produced a son, Luis.
A decade after her legal separation with Edu, Vilma walked down the aisle with Senator Ralph Recto, and later on had a son with him named Ryan Christian.
Christopher de Leon exchanged I dos with Nora Aunor in a civil ceremony in 1975. They had a son, Ian de Leon, and adopted four kids before parting ways in 1980.
The actor would alter marry Sandy Andolong with whom he has kids. Among them is Mariel who is the Binibining Pilipinas International 2017.
While other couples just separate ways and continue their lives, there are also those who lost their partners too early but eventually found their destiny.
Among them is former child star Camille Prats who married for a second time.
In 2017, she tied the knot with her childhood friend, businessman John Yambao. They have a daughter, Nala.
Prior to that, the 33-year-old actress-host was married to Anthony Linsangan in 2008. Unfortunately, Anthony died of cancer in 2011. They have a son, Nathaniel Caesar.
Diana Zubiri proved love could be sweeter the second time around by exchanging wedding vows with model-host Andrew Smith in 2015. They have a daughter named Aliyah Rose.
Like Camille, Diana got married in 2008 to Alex Lopez but unfortunately lost her husband two years later. The actress was left to raise their son, King.
Boots Anson-Roa shows that when it comes to love, there’s no age limit.
The actress was married to Pete Roa from 1964 until his death in 2007. Then in 2014, Boots got married again to lawyer Francisco “King” Rodrigo Jr., who is also a widower. (Other photos from their respective Instagram account)