Samantha “Sam” Cruz (MNS photo)

MANILA, Aug 30 (Mabuhay) — Recording artist Samantha “Sam” Cruz opened up about her relationship with her father, screen veteran Cesar Montano.

Sam spoke about Cesar during an interview with Star Magic’s Inside News, which came after she and her younger siblings had a reunion wiht the veteran actor.

“Just recently, this year, it’s such a blessing since we’ve all started becoming very, very close. Just this year din po I got to meet my other siblings with dad’s new partner Tita Kath (Angeles), she’s very nice. And it’s just amazing how we’ve all gotten closer together. And God has given us another chance to you know build a new, another relationship with our dad,” Sam said.

Sam added she decided to give her father a second chance as he has changed a lot.

“That second chances should always be given and that people can change and you just need to bring the goodness out of them and there’s really goodness in each and everyone of us. That’s what I’ve learned,” said Sam, who turned 18 on August 24.

 In her most recent Instagram post, Sam shared photos of her on a yacht. She also uploaded a snap of herself with her father.  (MNS)