Next Barretto star? Claudia gets first solo cover

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Posted at Nov 25 2015 12:04 PM

MANILA – Is she the next Barretto star?

Claudia Barretto, daughter of actress Marjorie Barretto and sister of Julia Barretto, makes her solo magazine debut on the teen publication Candy.

She appears on one of Candy’s two covers for its December-January issue, along with model Kelsey Merritt.

“Over the moon happy about this,” Claudia wrote as she showed her debut solo cover on Instagram.

The young Barretto also shared another photo from the magazine shoot, where she is seen sporting short hair.

Even if she has not officially joined showbiz, Claudia has become a celebrity in her own right with her modeling stints and endorsement deals.

(RELATED: 11 gorgeous photos of Claudia Barretto)

The 16-year-old beauty also has a strong following on Instagram at 333,000 users, even more than some local actors and actresses.