How comfortable are you around animals?
I'm very much okay with kasi I have dogs. Pero siyempre iba naman ang dogs sa snake. But I've never been scared of snakes and iguanas. I know animals at zoos aren't going to bite. I knwe they were safe. Actually, when they told me about the shoot's concept okay lang ako. Mahilig ako diyan eh. I went to Bohol before and they had this large snake. I went inside it's cage and touched it. The foreigners who saw me were amazed. Na-weirdo-han sila sa akin. Ha ha!
You should get your own pet snake, then.
I'm thinking about it. Actually, I'm more fond of crocodiles, but I haven't tried of touching one. Pero gusto ko yung maliliit, so that I;m sure they won't bite.
Were you praying that we don't bring out any particular animal?
I didn't think you'd bring out a rat. Napaka-imposible. I mean there's nothing sexy about it, ha ha!
You're a former beauty queen and were a reality star, now you're an actress. Was that a planned career path?
No, not really, but ever since I was a kid I've always wanted to become a singer and an actress. My mom and my grandmother love beauty pageants so I did that for them. With Pinoy Big Brother naman, I thought of it as a one-of-a-kind experience that I should try. The I just followed yung other PBB housemates na nag-showbiz, tutal gusto ko rin naman talaga.
You've been dubbed as mataray during your stay at Big Brother's house. Are you one, really?
It depends on the situation. I become one if I need to be. If someone's fighting with me or I feel that I;ve been slighted then lumalabas yung taray side. So, oo - huwag na i-deny! Ha ha!
You strike us as a girl weshould never scourn...
Ah, yeah. I fight for what I believe in and for what I think is right, ipaglalaban ko talaga. So, huwag na huwag ninyo akong lokohin.
We will never dare. What would it like to be on the recieving end of a Wendy Valdez putdown?
It depends sa pinagkagalitan namin. If it's petty, I'll talk to you. I make it a point to ask first before I unleash a storm. Hindi rin kasi ako makapagpigil kung minsan. But if it's something major, grabe rin siguro. [reaction ko]
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