12 Filipino politicians with celebrity wives

Aaron Lozada, ABS-CBNnews.com

Posted at Aug 19 2015 01:35 PM | Updated as of Jul 13 2016 10:23 AM

In the Philippines, the life of a politician is similar to that of a celebrity. As their lives often intertwine, some politicians have chosen to marry into celebrity.

ABS-CBNNews.com lists some of the country's politicians who are married to celebrity wives.

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Ralph Recto

Senator Ralph Rector is married to Vilma Santos, Philippine showbiz's "Star for All Seasons." Photo from Senator Ralph Recto's Facebook account