John LLoyd Cruz (MNS photo)

MANILA, Nov 10 (Mabuhay) — John Lloyd Cruz is now officially a Kapuso!

The esteemed actor signed a contract with GMA Network, November 9, saying “Napakalaking bagay na nakahanap kami ng tahanan sa GMA.”

Present during the signing were Annette Gozon-Valdes, GMA Network’s board director, programming consultant to the chairman/CEO, and GMA Films president; GMA Networks First Vice President for Program Management Department Jose Mari Abacan; GMA Senior Vice President for Entertainment Group Lilybeth G. Rasonable, GMA Vice President for Drama Productions Redgie Acuña-Magno, GMA Vice President for Business Development Department III Darling de Jesus-Bodegon, GMA Senior Assistant Vice President for Alternative Productions Gigi Santiago-Lara, GMA Assistant Vice President for Drama Productions Cheryl Ching-Sy, GMA Artist Center Assistant Vice President and Head for Talent Imaging and Marketing Unit Simoun S. Ferrer, Assistant VP for Program Management, Ms. Mitzi Garcia, First VP for Legal Affairs Atty. Lynn P. Delfin, First VP and Head of Regional TV and Synergy Mr. Oliver B. Amoroso, First VP for Sales and Marketing Ms. Riza Garduque, VP for Corporate affairs and communications, Ms. Angela Javier Cruz, GMA Artist Center Consultant Mr. Johnny Manahan, Assistant Vice President for Corporate Communication Mr. Jojo Aquio.

Also present at the signing was Director Edgar “Bobot” Mortiz, who will be part of John Lloyd’s new show on GMA-7 titled “Happy Together,” where the actor will also serve as a creative director.

Among the Kapuso stars who left a welcome video message for the actor include Gabbi Garcia, Barbie Forteza, Sanya Lopez, Ruru Madrid, Julie Anne San Jose, Dingdong Dantes, Marian Rivera, AiAi delas Alas, Pokwang, Andrea Torres, and Bea Alonzo Among others.

The actor earlier made his TV comeback on GMA-7’s “Wowowin” in June as he co-hosted a 6.6 Midyear special with Willie Revillame.

During the event, John Lloyd was teary-eyed during his short interview with Willie about his comeback.

Hot at the heels of John Lloyd’s return, Willie revealed his plans to do a sitcom with the actor and Andrea Torres. (MNS)

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