40 Star Magic artists negative in drug test
In a statement sent via text message: “Star Magic has just conducted "a supervised and voluntary drug test", for 40 of its artists, "to belay rumors of drug use in its community."
Jake Cuenca, Enrique Gil, Diego Loyzaga were among the 40 rest of Star Magic artists are to be believed tested negative for illegal drugs.
There have been rumors that Gil, Cuenca and Loyzaga were included on President Rodrigo Duterte’s list of those involved in illegal drug use.
ABS-CBN PR Manager These Gubi said they were not supposed to publicize the results but want to let the public know that Star Magics supports the government in its campaign against drugs.
“This is the network’s initiative to dispel rumors even before the president decides to reveal the names of those on the list,” Gibu pointed out.
However, the statement did not include the names of the other 37 artists who voluntarily took the drug test.
This is only the first batch of testing among Star Magic artists, more will reportedly follow.