One of the country’s premiere actors, real-life partner of Sarah Lahbati and the father to Zion, Richard Gutierrez has received a very warm welcome to ABS-CBN when he signed an exclusive contract on the said network.
He is also set to star in some big projects with some of the biggest Kapamilya stars. It includes a series, “La Luna Sangre” wherein he was offered the role of the king of vampires, Sandrino.
He mentioned in an interview that this was a dream role for him. “Dream role ko ‘to so, it’s an offer I couldn’t refuse.”
Joining him in the cast are Angel Locsin, Kathryn Bernardo, Daniel Padilla, John Lloyd Cruz and a lot more. The said series will be airing their pilot episode on June 19.
His mother and manager, Annabelle Rama is also very happy for her son. “At last ‘yung akin dream come true. ‘Nung in-offer sa kanya talagang gustong-gusto niya, excited talaga siya. Sabi niya, ‘Mommy this is it. Tanggapin na natin.’
“Teary-eyed nga ako dahil sobra ko talagang tuwa. Kasi dream talaga ni Chard na mapunta dito.” She added.
Last Sunday, the actor was also welcomed warmly plus he also had a very kilig song number where he sung Rivermaya’s hit, “Hinahanap-hanap Kita.”
He never forgot to thank all the Kapamilyas who supports him during an interview with Toni Gonzaga and Jolina Magdangal after his number.
“Ngayon pa lang ramdam na ramdam ko na ang mainit na pagtanggap sa’kin ng ating mga Kapamilya so I’m very thankful sainyong lahat.
His partner, Sarah Lahbati who has been in ABS-CBN since 2012 also welcomed him again through her respective Instagram account.
She wrote, “Welcome to Kapamilya, @richardgutz! Excited for #LaLunaSangre”