Romnick Sarmenta and Barbara Ruaro just welcomed their first child together over the weekend!
The two confirmed the news on Instagram stories last Sunday, February 14, after Barbara posted a photo of a slip of paper saying “Congratulations! Happy Valentine’s.”
“After an almost 24-hr labor… Salamat, Lord. Salamat, Nicko,” she wrote. “Mahal na mahal ko kayo, @nicksarmenta. Mahal na mahal na mahal.”
The 48-year-old actor then shared the Instagram story and replied, “Mahal na mahal ko din kayong dalawa, Barbara.”
This is Romnick’s first child with his new partner whom he confirmed to be dating last June 2020. He was previously married to former actress Harlene Bautista for 19 years, with whom he shares five children. They separated in October 2018.
Meanwhile, Barbara was previously in a relationship with Eraserheads guitarist Marcus Adoro who she had accused of domestic abuse. Read more about it here.
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