Janella Salvador (22) and Markus Paterson (22) recently confirmed that they're a couple! Since last year, they've been suuuper private about their dating life, but here's what we know about their relationship, so far:
Early 2019: Dating rumors started circulating.
Eagle-eyed fans noticed that their IG photos seemed to be taken at the same locations!
August 2019: Markus said he already met Janella's mom and dad.
As reported by PEP.ph, Markus confirmed in a press con that he'd already met Janella's parents Jenine Desiderio and Juan Miguel Salvador.
September 2019: Markus was present during the birthday celeb of Janella's dad!
According to reports, Janella also attended the birthday celebration of Markus' mom in Pangasinan that same month.
October 2019: Markus admitted he got jealous of Joshua and Janella's love team.
At that time, Janella and Joshua were starring in The Killer Bride. During his guesting on Tonight With Boy Abunda, Markus said: "Yung unang feeling na...konting selos na butterflies. But when I thought about it, well, it's work. And they're both really good at what they do, and they can create chemistry just like that. They're friends already and Josh is a great guy."
He shared, "What we have is between us, and we want to keep it that way. She said that she didn't want to have a relationship with the rest of the world [because] she's experienced that. I want to respect her and what she wishes, too. So I'm not going to say anything to confirm or deny it."
November 2019: Janella on their *rumored* relationship— 'Masaya but I just don't want to share a lot.'
Janella said she was more open to talking about her love life because she had time to heal from her last relationship. "Siguro noong time na 'yon mas careful ako kasi mas fresh pa. Pero ngayon, madami na akong napagdaanan from that moment. Mas madami na akong natutunan. Talagang fully recovered na kaming lahat."
September 2020: Janella and Markus made their relationship Insta-official.
On September 12, Janella posted a photo of them in Japan with the caption: "The best hugs in the world from the best potato in the world." Markus also posted a video of them slow dancing and sharing a kiss!
After these posts, rumors circulated that the couple are going to have a baby, but Markus and Janella have not commented on the news yet.
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