Kapamilya stars Billy Crawford and Coleen Garcia have already gotten more than 76,000 views from their YouTube video revealing the gender of their baby who is expected to arrive this September.
On Wednesday, June 10, Billy and Coleen had their gender reveal party and was live-streamed on the couple’s Facebook page and YouTube channel. The celebration was hosted by KC Montero, with Jay R and wife Mica Javier, Ria Atayde, and Kris Lawrence attending the online celebration.
The married couple kicked off the party with an online trivia quiz with their friends and viewers. Lots of netizens on Facebook participated in the game not only because it’s fun, but Billy and Coleen also prepared prizes! (Read: Planning a samgyupsal party at home? Here’s what you need to know!)
In the latter part of the video, Billy and Coleen announced that they are expecting a baby boy!
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#BabyCisaHE! 💙💙💙 Thank you to everyone who joined our baby shower/gender reveal today! We’re so happy we finally get to share this with you! Thank you to @the_gfete and @gideonhermosa for making today possible! Photo by @theboudoirdolls 😍 They’re releasing the whole set of maternity photos tomorrow. Can’t wait!
Coleen also shared the news on her Instagram account, posting a photo of her wearing blue lipstick with blue paint splashed on her arm. (Read: How Candy, Assunta, and Risa survived the hardships of Motherhood.)
“#BabyCisaHE! 💙💙💙 Thank you to everyone who joined our baby shower/gender reveal today! We’re so happy we finally get to share this with you!” Coleen thanked her friends on her Instagram caption.
God’s perfect timing
Billy and Coleen, who got married in Balesin in April 2018, revealed earlier in May that they are expecting their first child.
The actress-host was five months pregnant when she revealed the news to their friends and fans on her Instagram. “It’s been over 5 months now. And just like that, we’re more than halfway through! We found out earlier this year, but I’ve been pregnant since Dec 2019, and it’s been quite a ride since then!” Coleen wrote.
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It’s been over 5 months now. And just like that, we’re more than halfway through! 🤰🏻❤️ We found out earlier this year, but I’ve been pregnant since Dec 2019, and it’s been quite a ride since then! Thank you to the friends who’ve been praying for us and checking in on us! We’re beyond grateful for this huge blessing! God is always so good. 🥰 Excited for us, Daddyyy @billycrawford 😜
Billy meanwhile said. “Been praying to God for this, and for years, the answer was ‘not yet.’ Fast forward to today, and God has blessed us in His perfect timing.” (Read: Kuya Kim Shares Heartfelt Letter From His Son On His Graduation Day)