Gelli de Belen Now Recuperating After Intestinal Operation
Ringo | On 14, Sep 2016
During the press conference of the new ABS-CBN soap “Magpahanggang Wakas” Gelli de Belen was absent.
It turned out that she is recuperating from an intestinal operation to correct the problem caused by giving birth.
“Parang nagkaroon ng problema sa intestine ko due to my past operations when I gave birth,” de Belen told entertainment reporter Jeff Fernando. The article was published via entertainment website Push on Wednesday.
De Belen expressed regret over her absence. She however noted that she’s doing ok now. She also added that she was give with only one week.
“One week lang naman ‘yung downtime, pero sayang kasi I really wanted to go to the press con. I was really excited. It would have been my first ABS-CBN press con after decades. Sayang hindi ako umubra,” said de Belen.
But above all, de Belen is happy now that she is back to acting.
“Masaya ako kasi I’m back and it’s something I missed doing, it’s something that I [feel] challenged with. Feeling ko nine-nerbyos ako, parang rusty, and it’s my first time na gaganap ako ng full kontrabida,” said de Belen.
“Magpahanggang Wakas” stars Jericho Rosales and Arci Muñoz. De Belen will also be working with John Estrada, the former husband of her sister Janice. She said she will never find hard times working with him, because they are ok.
“Wala naman talagang problema kung kasama ko si John Estrada kasi okay naman kami,” said de Belen.