- Jolo Revilla and Jodi Sta. Maria ended their relationship
- The actor-turned-politician said it was a mutual decision
- Jodi said the two of them are still friends
- They did not elaborate on the cause of their separation
MANILA, Philippines – After actress Jodi Sta. Maria admitted that she and Cavite Vice Governor Jolo Revilla are no longer together, the latter finally broke his silence and confirmed Jodi’s statement.
According to the actor-turned-politician, the break-up was a mutual decision.
Philippine Entertainment Portal (PEP) quoted him as saying: “Yes, it’s true. It was a mutual decision. I wish her the best.”
Jolo did not elaborate on the cause of their break-up.
At the moment, he said he’d rather focus on his job as vice governor; adding that his personal life – his love life, will have its right time later on.
Jodi and Jolo have been together for several years and when they were just starting, both of them agreed to keep their personal lives away from the public eye.
On Tuesday, June 21, in an interview on “Tonight with Boy Abunda” to promote her upcoming film “The Achy Breaky Hearts, Jodi said that although they’re no longer together, the two of them remain friends.
When she was asked by Boy Abunda what’s the biggest lesson she learned about love, she said that a woman should know her own worth and value.
ABS-CBN News quoted her as saying: “Loving yourself isn’t selfish at all. We should never apologize for having high standards in love because the right man or the man who really wants to be in your life will rise up to meet those standards.”
She said that she also believes in second chances but at the moment, after her failed relationship with Jolo, she is not yer ready to enter a relationship again.
“But I know that when the time is right, I will,” she added.