Here's Vilma Santos' first-ever post as an Instagram newbie


Posted at May 03 2018 08:24 PM | Updated as of May 03 2018 10:15 PM

Screen veteran and politician Vilma Santos, dubbed the Philippines' Star for All Seasons, has finally caught up with the era of social media.

'Star for All Seasons' Vilma Santos. ABS-CBN/Star Cinema

The Batangas governor, 64, has finally joined Instagram, her son, TV host Luis Manzano, announced to his 2 million followers on Thursday.

Manzano welcomed his "momskie" with a throwback photo of them together. He tagged the account @vilmasantosrecto, confirming it to be Santos' username on the image-sharing platform.


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Santos' bio reads: "Mother. Politician. Star for All Seasons!" So far, she's only followed one account -- that of Manzano's.

Her first-ever post is a portrait of her with her signature glasses, hairdo, and blazer. In its caption, she wrote: "My son @luckymanzano and my #Vilmanians, I'm on Instagram na!"


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