First Posted 12:00:00 PM 08/05/2008
Naval, Biliran — Biliranons were excited when it was announced yesterday morning that Pinoy Idol Finalist Gretchen Espina will have a provincial tour today, August 5, 2008. Fascinated by the fact that the GMA 7 Kapuso network will be taking a coverage and the Pinoy Idol Hopefuls will be making a show, everyone made preparations like cleaning of the school grounds. But the excitement turned into a big disappointment when all of a sudden, the tour was cancelled. Many expectants fell into disbelief and were very upset.
BiliranIsland.com staff was given a chance to interview Gretchen via phone. She said it’s not their fault because the production staff decided to change plans. it was a sudden change of plans.
“To the people who prepared and expected me to be there, I’m really sorry. I think I’m not supposed to know that I’ll be coming home. The other contestants are having the same problem too in their hometowns”, she explained.
She further added, “I missed everyone there. I hope I can go home. You will be hearing from me soon. Thank you for everything”.
Gretchen is really saddened by the abrupt cancellation of the homecoming. She said that they don’t have a hold of their schedule. She promised to do a mini-concert when she’ll be home.
Gretchen Espina made it to the Final Five after Warren Antig was booted out from the competition last week. Will she made it to the Top 3?