Epi praises Zsa Zsa for taking care of Dolphy

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Mar 15 2012 12:06 PM | Updated as of Mar 15 2012 08:06 PM

MANILA, Philippines -- Jeffrey "Epi" Quizon praised singer-actress Zsa Zsa Padilla for taking good care of his father, King of Comedy Dolphy.

In an interview during the 28th PMPC Star Awards for Movies on Wednesday night, Quizon said he admired Padilla's love for his father.

"I salute Zsa Zsa. She has been... you would know how she loves my dad talaga. Makikita mo kung paano niya minamahal ang tatay ko. She has always been there. So, I really salute Zsa Zsa for being there for my dad," Quizon said.

The younger Quizon said he also understands why Padilla broke down when she talked about the health of her long-time partner.

"Of course, si Zsa Zsa, Zsa Zsa is actually on the forefront of taking care of my dad when he is sick, hindi ba? So, siyempre minsan lumalabas lang talaga ang emotion niya," he said.

Like in his previous interview, Epi shared that Dolphy is now at home and is recovering.

He also thanked all those who keep on praying for the health of his father.

"Well ako sa mga tao, of course, your prayers keep my father strong and the family appreciates that. A million thanks to people who share their prayers kasi 'yun talaga ang nagbibigay lakas sa tatay ko. ...Okay na naman siya, wala nasiya sa ospital," he said.