A video of Alden Richards using a Filipino swear word quickly went viral.
Although it is not confirmed whether it is really him who said the word, people easily speculated about his sexuality.
Alden is yet to comment on the incident.
There is no denying it: Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza, as well as their love team known as AlDub, are two of the most popular and well-loved actors in the country today. From several commercial deals to landing their own show, AlDub just shows that a lot of people are willing to do anything just to see them.
The Viral Video
However, a viral video is now surfacing the internet that shows Alden Richards. In a video uploaded by Collin Lui, Alden was happily capturing himself on video that when it ended, he accidentally expressed a Tagalog foul word.
Although saying foul words may be acceptable, the way he expressed it gathered various reactions from the people of social media. The actor was caught in an audio expressing the word “gaga” that ignited speculations. The way he spoke the expression has created an issue within netizens asking about his sexuality.
Mixed Reactions From Netizens
After the viral video surfaced, netizens had mixed reactions. Some people quickly jumped to a conclusion.
‘GAGA NARINIG KA’ naku Aldena baklang bakla pagkakasabi mo, bakit di ka pa mag out, buking na buking ka na
Bading na bading lang…ano kaya palusot ng mga Medusa et al na mga yan ….jokla pala talga ang idol nila
parang my tonong kwan ung pagkasv ng “gaga marinig ka”sadya ba o tlgang lumabas ang pagka natural
Meanwhile, there are others who defended the actor.
Jusko issueng issue sa inyo. Ang bababaw sh*t. Perfect lahat eh
Wala nman masama kung bakla sya. Never mag salita ang lalake ng “gaga” gago ang alam ko. Halata kana gurl!
I was thinking, siya ba talaga yun?
Madilim na ang video when somebody talked “gaga…”. It could be somebody talking not Alden.
tao po si Alden ndi santo.. expression lng un.. STOP the HATE
You may watch the video here:
Alden Richards is yet to comment on the viral video. People are still waiting for his response regarding people talking about his sexuality.
What can you say about this video? For us, as long as he is continuing to be an inspiration for others, there is no problem whatever path he chose. After all, we are free to choose what we want to stay happy, right?