Paolo Bediones is trending worldwide on Twitter (and Facebook for sure), because of his “adventurous” Private Video reportedly with Michaela Monteverde. The girl in the video is said to be Baywalk Bodies‘ member Micaela Monteverde, as per the reports going abuzz online. Michaela Monteverde is the younger sister of another former sexy star Hazel Espinosa. Filipinos around the world found the awkward situation amusing, with jokes about Paolo Bediones that goes like: “Paolo Bediones changed his name to Paolo Videones” ; “At least, rumors that Paolo Bediones is gay has been put to rest with the now viral video” ; “Welcome to the club says Hayden Kho, Wally Bayola, Chito Miranda and Young JV.”
Meanwhile, TV5, the television network where Paolo Bediones is a network executive and an on-cam talent as TV host and News Anchor is throwing their full support for Paolo Bediones despite this latest scandal. In a statement, TV5 said that “The recent issue involving our news anchor, Paolo Bediones, on social media is a purely personal and private matter in which TV5 has no involvement or desire to intrude.”
“We accord our employees and talents all respect that are due them for their privacy and personal action or decision. We disapprove strongly the malicious and wanton publication of the video, an act that clearly violates pertinent cybercrime laws. We firmly express our support for our anchor Paolo Bediones in the face of a controversy that represents nothing more than an attempt to smear his reputation,” TV5’s statement said.