Charice still in touch with Oprah, mom says


Posted at Mar 04 2013 12:39 PM | Updated as of Mar 04 2013 08:39 PM

Charice Pempengco
MANILA, Philippines -- Singer Charice is still in touch with American talk-show host Oprah Winfrey, who helped launch the Filipino's international career when she guested on "The Oprah Winfrey Show."

In a text message to, Charice's mother Raquel Pempengco said that aside from Winfrey, Charice also gets to see former mentor, music producer and composer David Foster.

"Okay naman sila now. Nagkikita at nagkakausap pa rin naman sila. Hindi na nga lang siya kasama sa DFF (David Foster and Friends) kasi nag-iba na ng music genre si Cha. Si Oprah naman... they still have communication through email," Pempengco said, adding that her daughter is now in Los Angeles.

Asked about Charice's future projects, Pempengco replied: "Something big is going to happen."