Marian Rivera publicly admitted that her boyfriend is Dingdong Dantes in the Sweet 16 show of John Lapus last May 16 in Teatrino, Greenhills. Marian Rivera categorically said, “Ako, ang pangalan ng boyfriend ko, Jose Sixto Dantes III” referring to the real name of Dingdong Dantes.
Dingdong Dantes meanwhile although still hesitant to admit their relationship has a tattoo with the letters MGD at the back of his right leg near the ankle. Marian Rivera‘s real name is Maria Gracia Rivera. Some are insinuating that MGD stands for “Maria Gracia Dantes.” Dingdong Dantes also lets actions speak louder than words. He blushes whenever he is asked about his romantic involvement with Marian Rivera. The couple denies that they are an item though and says that they are just friends.