She said yes! 'Kapitan Boom' Jon Avila gets engaged


Posted at Jan 31 2018 08:15 AM | Updated as of Jan 31 2018 01:17 PM

MANILA - Former "Pinoy Big Brother: Celebrity Edition 2" Jon Avila is now engaged to his girlfriend Heidi Riego in Paris.

Avila, who is now based abroad, shared the special moment on his Instagram page. “Gave her the fairy tale she deserves," the caption read. 


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Avila admitted dating Riego, a commercial model, in 2011. 

Prior to his relationship with Riego, Avila was romantically linked to beauty queen Maggie Wilson and actress Rufa Mae Quinto.

Inside the PBB House, Avila became close to one of the reality show's hosts Mariel Rodriguez.

Avila made a name in show business after he starred in the television series "Kapitan Boom." He was also part of all-male-group "Coverboys."

In 2011, Avila appeared in ABS-CBN’s "I Dare You."