JC de Vera straightens out internet misconceptions about the peace sign gesture
CEBU, Philippines – Kapamilya actor JC de Vera is trending on Twitter Philippines, Friday, February 11, 2022.
This was after clearing up misconceptions and speculation from netizens and fans, who presumed he supported presidential aspirant Bongbong Marcos and vice-president aspirant Sara Duterte.
On Thursday, Feb. 10, the actor uploaded photos of himself making a peace sign.
He was a guest on his parent channel’s midday show, “It’s Showtime!”
A netizen asked De Vera to vote and support the BBM-Sara duo, saying it would make her love the actor even more.
De Vera bluntly replied to the female surfer with “no”.
The peace sign is a famous gesture by the late former President Ferdinand Marcos.
Another netizen commented on a screenshot of De Vera’s Instagram story showing the actor supporting presidential aspirant and incumbent vice president Leni Robredo.
De Vera wrote on her IG story, “She’s my PRESIDENT!!! 💯.”
The photo post drew mixed reactions from netizens. It has now reached 17,000 reactions and 2.1 thousand comments so far.
On Friday, De Vera uploaded another photo of himself making the heart finger gesture that fans assumed as confirmation that he was indeed supporting Robredo.
Robredo also uses the finger heart gesture as seen in his photos. Robredo’s supporters call him the “heart of Leni’s fingers”.
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