- Instagram users love veteran actress Coney Reyes’ throwback picture
- Accepting a social media challenge, the Love of my Life star shared a photo taken during her first communion when she was seven years old
- Many netizens noticed how beautiful she was at a young age, saying she looked like an angel in her white dress
Since her early 20s, Filipinos have known Coney Reyes as a beautiful and talented actress–but do you know how lovely she looked like in her childhood years, long before she started her showbiz career?
Accepting a social media challenge, the Love of my Life star shared a photo taken during her first communion when she was only seven years old.
“#ChallengeAccepted, @juansarte. Here I was after my first Holy Communion at seven years old,” she wrote in the caption of the photo she uploaded on the popular photo sharing app.
A lot of netizens noticed how beautiful she was at a young age; saying she looked like an angel in her white dress.
“Parang angel,” social media user @marinor_115 commented.
“Beautiful! I think this was the picture that you gave my mom po for souvenir and I think we still have it!” @1v7m0 shared.
“Wow, Tita, you’re so cute, Meryl Streep of the Philippines! Super cute until now, hindi pa rin nagbago. Maganda ka pa rin, Tita Coney. You’re always pretty inside and out,” wrote @guardo567.
“Timeless beauty! God bless po,” @saleselsie said.
“Just finished watching Ang Dalawang Mrs. Real and you were fabulous!” @tuesdaynavarro wrote. “I cried nonstop, felt all the pain of your character. You are an amazing actress! Want to see more of you acting.”
Reyes, who entered the entertainment industry in the 1970s, is an award-winning Philippine film and television actress, television host, and producer; who is also a recipient of the Ading Fernando Lifetime Achievement Award during the 29th PMPC Star Awards for Television in 2015. The veteran actress is also the mother of Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto.