Maxene Eigenmann is pregnant, says dad

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Nov 09 2010 12:28 AM | Updated as of Nov 09 2010 08:28 AM

MANILA,Philippines-Veteran actor Mark Gil confirmed on Monday that his actress-model daughter is 3 months pregnant.

In an exclusive interview with Showbiz News Ngayon, Gil revealed that Maxene Eigenmann is pregnant through her non-showbiz boyfriend.

"Yes, she's pregnant, she's expecting a baby," he said.

The 49-year old actor also disclosed that this is not his daughter's first pregnancy.

"It's open, mayroon na akong apo kay Maxene, he's four years old now," he added.

Half-sister and lead star of the defunct "Agua Bendita" Andi Eigenmann meanwhile extended her support for Maxene.

"My sister's fine. I believe she's happy. I'm always here for her," she said.

Maxene Eigenmann was part of comics series "Tiyagong Akyat" and "Kung Tayo'y Magkakalayo."