— by Marinel Cruz: “We were always careful. We didn’t want to offend the sensibilities of the real men in uniform,” said Yves Flores when asked about his thoughts on the positive feedback of viewers on the romance between his character Benjie Arguelles and Jerome Ponce’s Phil Panganiban in the war drama series, “A Soldier’s Heart.”

The tandem of Phil and Benjie, collectively known as PhilJie, has created a lot of buzz on social media, with some netizens even describing their BL (Boys Love) story as “inspiring.” […]

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