Kapuso Primetime Queen Marian Rivera is Ginebra San Miguel’s 2014 Calendar Girl. Recently she appeared on a presscon set for the unveiling the three lay-outs for the calendar. This is the second time fo Marian to appear as model for Ginebra’s series of calendars, the first was in 2009. Rumor came out that she was paid an unprecedented huge amount for modeling the alcoholic drink.
Ginebra San Miguel Inc.(GSMI) Vice President and Marketing Manager Nelson Elises merely smiled after asked about the rumor, he told the media, “Napaka-laking star po ni Marian and very popular siya sa mga consumers namin. At dahil gusto po naming i-celebrate ang aming 180th na anibersaryo in a big way and with a bang, napaka-ligaya po namin to have her on board bilang calendar girl namin for the second time,” during the launch of the calendar.
Marian show-off the three lay-outs during the unveil on the said presscon, in the three images she's wearing a yellow, white and red two-piece swimsuits. The photos were shot by fashion photographer Marc Nicdao in Boracay, Batangas and Palawan , while the styling was done by Liz Uy.
Rivera asked, which one she would give to her boyfriend, Kapuso star Dingdong Dantes, "‘Yung una, 'yung naka-yellow, kasi sweet,"she said.
She also asked to describe her poses?
"Ah, 'yung red parang... 'mahal ako... 'Yung last naman, 'yung naka-white ang ano diyan, maputi ang kili-kili ko."
Meanwhile, on Sunday, November 17, Marian will be the Muse of Ginebra San Miguel PBA Team on the season’s opening at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.