Filipino comedian Ate Glow(or Rene Boy Facunla in real life) is now married to his British boyfriend this July 02, 2016 Saturday at the Chelsea Registry Office in London, United Kingdom.
Ate Glow who have been known for doing stand up comedy, and is best known for impersonating Former-President Gloria Macagapal-Arroyo, met his boyfriend through the social networking site facebook. A quote from his interview on GMA’s Tunay Na Buhay back in 2014 with Rhea Santos reads:
“I met him in London last year when I visited my best friend. Nakita niya ako sa Facebook ng friend ko kaya nako, thank you kay Mark Zuckerberg at nang dahil sa Facebook, nagkaroon ako ng love life,” he said.
(I met him in London last year when I visited my best friend. He saw me on my friend’s Facebook, so thank you Mark Zuckerberg. Because of Facebook, I now have a love life.)
In the same interview, Ate Glow shared that her British boyfriend knew about his gender identity.
“He had an idea kasi ‘yong common friend namin is also a transsexual pero tinignan niya raw kasi ‘yong mga pictures ko,” he said.
(He had an idea because our common friend is also transsexual, but he looked at my pictures, too.)
Ate Glow have numerous TV guesting and also appeared on box-office hits movies like “Moron 5 And The Crying Lady” in 2012.
A photo of the ceremony was posted on Facebook shared by Yolanda Salome Libre.