MAYNILA – Actress Claudine Barretto on Monday took to social media to mark the 18th death anniversary of her former boyfriend, the late matinee idol Rico Yan.
On Instagram, Barretto posted a video showing throwback photos of her and Yan.
“March 29 2002 the day that my soul and heart broke into pieces. The most painful pain one can only go through.Thank you RY for allowing our fans to still luv & remember u in our hearts forever,” Barretto wrote, using the hashtag #doubleinfinity.
Yan and Barretto starred in the hit series "Mula Sa Puso" and "Saan Ka Man Naroroon" and top-billed movies like “Dahil Mahal Na Mahal Kita” and “Got 2 Believe.”
Yan died in his sleep due to acute hemorrhagic pancreatitis on March 29, 2002.