Actress Arci Muñoz admitted that she and boyfriend Badi del Rosario are no longer together but are still friends.
In a press conference for her upcoming comedy spy film “Extra Service,” the actress confirmed that she and her boyfriend of three years, Badi del Rosario have split.
Muñoz revealed that her relationship with Badi come to an end last December. She shared that the two of them separated due to lack of time for each other.
“Una sa dinami-dami nangyari sa life ko, so maybe I need to focus muna sa isang bagay. Ito malaking –napakaganda opportunity na dumarating. Siyempre, I don’t wanna miss out on that. Pero ang tagal ko din naman kaya pagsabayin both [relationship and work] pero ayon, we’ll see,” she said.
Speaking to reporters, Arci said that she is trying to move on by spending more time with her family and friends and organizing her priorities. But she can’t hide the fact that the relationship breakdown has been hard for her.
“Syempre, ano bang dapat gawin ng isang tao, di ba, pag nagseparate? Di ba, you’re gonna move on with your life,” Arci said.
“Maybe it’s God’s way of telling me na I should focus talaga more sa mga mas importanteng bagay,” she added.
The actress said that she well be focusing on her career and to spend more time with her family following the break-up.
Badi del Rosario is the son of Brunei’s Prince Jefri Bolkiah. He is also the frontman of local rock band Mr. Bones and the Boneyard Circus.
After dating for more than three years, the pair decided to end their relationship because of lack of time for each other.
Arci admitted that she and Badi tried to fix their relationship but still it ended partly because of her, having numerous acting projects and of her busy schedule, on top of the other issues.
“I admit namin talaga na sa time ko rin kasi, I don’t want to be unfair with him. Although he’s very supportive. Malay niyo naman maayos –ang tagal ko kasing hindi naging single. Ganoon pala iyong feeling, hindi ko na alam.” the actress said.
The singer-actress revealed that she has remained friends with the ex-boyfriend as he has been very supportive of her blossoming career.
She is now happy being single.
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