MANILA, Philippines – Actor John Lloyd Cruz admitted being surprised to learn that his name was dragged into the controversy involving comedian Vhong Navarro, model Deniece Cornejo and businessman Cedric Lee following rumors saying he was once a victim of Lee, too.
“Oo, kasi sensitibong kaso iyan para sa kaibigan ko,” Cruz said when asked whether he was shocked to know he was being linked to the scandal.
[Yes, because it is a sensitive case involving a friend.]
The Kapamilya star was mentioned by journalist Tony Calvento on his Facebook post discussing the circumstances surrounding the Navarro case. In his post, Calvento appealed to Cruz and another actor Jake Cuenca to also speak up about their own experiences with Lee.
“Maybe it’s about time that John Lloyd Cruz and Jake Cuenca start to speak on incidents with Cedric Lee,” Calvento earlier wrote. (Click here to read more)