Xyriel flattered with Vilma Santos' praise

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Nov 19 2011 12:22 AM | Updated as of Nov 20 2011 07:10 AM

Child actress Xyriel Manabat. File Photo

MANILA, Philippines - Child actress Xyriel Manabat said she feels flattered to know that she was able to impress the Star for All Seasons Vilma Santos with her acting prowess.

In an interview aired on “Bandila” on Friday, Manabat said, “Masaya po ako, kasi po meron po akong kasi meron po akong, meron pong isang sobrang galing na artista na nagkakagusto sa akin.”

Santos, in an earlier report, said she is a fan of Manabat.

The Star for All Season claimed, “Xyriel is such a good, good child actress.”

Santos and Manabat recently worked together in the grand finale of the ABS-CBN television program “100 Days to Heaven.”

“100 Days to Heaven” aired its last episode Friday night.

Starting Monday, the new teleserye “Ikaw ay Pagibig” will be taking its slot.

Manabat will also be starring in the show “Ikaw ay Pag-ibig.”

Joining her in the new show are fellow child stars Zaijan Jaranilla, Mutya Orquia and Louise Abuel. –Report from Boy Abunda, ABS-CBN News