Drew Arellano and Iya Villania make a gorgeous couple so it only makes sense to have a gorgeous wedding. After all, fans have been waiting ten years for the two to tie the knot.
Arellano and Villania are both actors and television hosts. 34-year-old Arellano is one of the traveling hosts of the daily morning show, Unang Hirit the host of Balik-Bayan. He has been awarded for hosting both shows. He is also known for his movie roles in Spirit Of The Glass and My First Romance.
Villania, the 27-year-old Australian-born beauty, has hosted a number of shows including ASAP Mania and Us Girls. Additionally, Villania has a number of television roles, film roles and music videos to her name.
Although everyone was aware of the couple’s 10 year relationship, Arellano and Villania have prided themselves in keeping their romance private.
“We are really just a private couple and I would like to think that it’s something that has helped us in becoming strong so far… Basta, we are definitely preparing for our future,” Villania said.
Despite this, they could not control the anticipation from their fans for their long-awaited wedding ceremony. In addition to their families, the ceremony had over 200 guests including Kim Atienza, Luis Manzano, Gary Valenciano, Bea Alonzo, Shaina Magdayao, Matteo Guidicelli, Iza Calzado, and Nikki Gil.
The gorgeous cliffside wedding took place on January 31, 2013 at Meditation Point, Kawayan Cove in Nasugbu, Batangas.
“The past week leading to this day has been crazy happy moments. But today marks the start of what I know will be a happier life with you,” Iya said to Drew during the wedding ceremony. “A life of freedom and adventure, a life of love that only seems to grow stronger as we get older, a life of laughter at the silliest of things, a life of growing with each other.”