For his part, the actor-singer simply said he is happy to spend more time with Chiu.
He added that their friendship is getting deeper as he has already met Chiu’s family and vice versa.
They were also seen together at a press event for an advocacy campaign earlier this year. Ang tagal din ng pinagsamahan namin at ang tagal din ng gap na hindi kami nagsasama.
She won Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Edition which vaulted her to stardom. Other notable roles include appearances in the series My Girl and My Binondo Girl.
She dated actor and Sana Maulit Muli co-star Gerald Anderson from 2006 until 2010, then began dating actor/singer Xian Lim in 2011.
The latter often visits her at home and doesn’t forget to give presents to them siblings as well as the rest of the household.
The young actress said that the qualities that endeared Lim to her include his effort to get close to her family, the way he treated the members of her household, his fondness for surprises, and his way of showering her with gifts.
Bea had also deleted photos of her with Gerald on her Instagram account.