Sarah Geronimo is a Filipino singer and actress who is known as the “Popstar Royalty” for her musical versatility and performances. She is married to actor and singer Matteo Guidicelli, whom she dated for seven years before tying the knot in February 2020.
The couple has been the subject of pregnancy rumors since their wedding, especially after Sarah Geronimo canceled a concert due to “medical reasons” in October 2023. However, Sarah and Matteo have denied the speculations and said that they are not in a hurry to have a baby.
Sarah’s Life and Career
Sarah Asher Tua Geronimo was born on July 25, 1988, in Santa Cruz, Manila. She started her career at a young age and became famous after she won the Star for a Night singing contest in 2002. She signed a recording contract with Viva Records and released her debut album, Popstar: A Dream Come True, the following year. She followed this with her second album, Sweet Sixteen, in 2004. Her third studio album, Becoming (2006), marked her first international release. She recorded covers of Music and Me (2009) and One Heart (2011).
Sarah Geronimo also ventured into acting, playing leading roles in the films A Very Special Love (2008) and its sequels You Changed My Life (2009) and It Takes a Man and a Woman (2013), winning the Box Office Entertainment Award for Box Office Queen for the films.
For her performance in the film Miss Granny (2018), Sarah won a Star Award for Best Actress. She also appeared in television shows such as Sarah G. Live, ASAP, and The Voice of the Philippines, where she served as a coach and judge.
Sarah Geronimo has received various accolades, including a Mnet Asian Music Award, an MTV Europe Music Award, a Classic Rock Roll of Honour Award, and a World Music Award. She is also a recipient of the Ani ng Dangal Award from the National Commission for Culture and the Arts and the Order of Lakandula from the Philippine government.
Sarah Geronimo and Matteo’s Marriage and Pregnancy Rumors
Sarah and Matteo met in 2013 when they worked together in the musical drama series Kahit Konting Pagtingin. They confirmed their relationship in 2014 after months of speculation. They faced several challenges in their romance, such as Sarah’s strict parents and Matteo’s alleged affair with another actress. However, they overcame these obstacles and remained loyal and supportive of each other.
The couple surprised their fans and the public when they announced that they had secretly wed in a civil ceremony on February 20, 2020, at the Victory Church in Taguig City. The wedding was marred by controversy, as Sarah’s bodyguard accused Matteo of punching him for informing Sarah’s mother about the event. Matteo denied the allegation and said that he only defended himself from the bodyguard’s attack. Sarah later apologized for the incident and asked for respect and privacy for her and her husband.
Since their marriage, Sarah Geronimo and Matteo have been living together in their own home, where they also run their own business, G Studios, a production company that offers photography, videography, and music services. The couple has also been vocal about their desire to have children, but they also said that they are not rushing into it and that they are waiting for God’s perfect timing.
In October 2023, Sarah Geronimo sparked pregnancy rumors when she canceled her joint concert with Bamboo in Pampanga due to “medical reasons.” Many fans speculated that Sarah might be expecting a baby, especially after Matteo posted a photo of them on New Year’s Eve, where Sarah seemed to have a baby bump.
However, Sarah Geronimo and Matteo dismissed the rumors and said that Sarah was not pregnant. Sarah explained that she had problems with her vocal cords that caused the postponement of the concert. Matteo also joked that he wished for a “Dragon baby,” referring to the Chinese zodiac sign of the year 2023.