Bear witness to the much awaited union of the well-loved couple Dingdong Dantes and Marian Rivera and be part of the momentous wedding celebration of 2014 as GMA Network gives Kapuso viewers an exclusive pass via a two-part special on January 18 and 25 on GMA Pinoy TV. Dingdong and Marian’s love story is a testament that true, genuine love exists. Their commitment to each other was finally sealed and sanctified by the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony as they said their vows before God and were united forever in love.
On January 18, get a glimpse of the church ceremony, from the bride and groom’s wedding attire, the bride’s magical entrance, up to their first kiss as a married couple. Dubbed as “Dingdong and Marian Wedding Special THE CEREMONY,” this is the first of the two part special.
The first part will feature the preparations and fun moments of Dingdong and Marian hours before they walk down the aisle. The couple’s close friends and families also share their thoughts and wishes.
It will likewise give viewers an exclusive access to the people behind Dingdong’s success in fulfilling Marian’s dream wedding – including his live TV proposal to Marian, their prenuptial shoot and Marian’s meeting with her wedding gown designer in Dubai, and the gathering with their principal sponsors.
Viewers should watch out for Dingdong and his dramatic entrance to the Immaculate Conception Cathedral but most importantly, as the most anticipated highlight of the ceremony, the stunning bride as she finally walks down the aisle in her fairytale wedding dress. Get an exclusive look at the couple’s exchange of vows as they profess their absolute love for each other and the long-awaited magical kiss.
Meanwhile on January 25, the network airs the second part of the special dubbed as “Dingdong and Marian Wedding Special THE CELEBRATION.”
This time, viewers will witness the celebration of love, joy, family and friendship with the Spanish-themed wedding reception held at the SM Mall of Asia Arena. The special will feature a never-before released pre-wedding interview of the couple, their friends, celebrity guests, as well as details from the creative team behind the reception.
Viewers will hear the couple’s fairytale love story from their dearest friends and loved ones – Marian’s Maids of Honor Roxanne Barcelo, Ana Feleo and Joy Santos; and Dingdong’s Groomsmen Marvin Lanuza, Harvey Camposano and Angelo Dantes while Marian’s father, Francisco Javier Alonso Gracia, gives a touching message to his loving daughter.
Also, watch as the couple present their 3D- mapped wedding cake featuring the different prenuptial videos shot in Pampanga and Dubai, as well as the special short films made by one of the couple’s ninangs and their good friend, Bb. Joyce Bernal.
Part two will similarly show Marian’s surprise for her groom while Dingdong surprises Marian with a special gift – an original song and a special performance by Marian’s favorite band, Aegis.
The program was hosted by the couple’s closest friends; Gabby Eigenmann, Bettina Carlos, KC Montero, Tim Yap, Janno Gibbs and Ogie Alcasid, and featured inspiring performances by Jaya, Christian Bautista, Noel Cabangon, Julie Anne San Jose, Gloc-9, Marc Abaya, Jay Durias and Regine Velasquez-Alcasid.
Don’t miss this rare TV event and be part of the memorable milestone in the lives of Dingdong and Marian with the two-part wedding special on January 18 and 25 only on GMA Pinoy TV.
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