A fan asks on Twitter: "How can 'It's Showtime' hosts fully enjoy Anne Curtis' wedding with the death of Hashtags member Franco Hernandez?" This photo by Franco Hernandez via Instagram shows him on the left side of newly wed TV host Anne Curtis and fellow Hashtags members.

Celebrities, fans mourn death of Hashtags member Franco Hernandez
Deni Rose M. Afinidad-Bernardo (philstar.com) - November 12, 2017 - 1:58am

MANILA, Philippines — A new member of boy group Hashtags as seen on the ABS-CBN noontime show “It’s Showtime” has reportedly drowned Saturday afternoon in Davao Occidental.

Shortly after news of Franco Hernandez’s death hit the news, fans and Franco’s celebrity colleagues in ABS-CBN expressed on social media their sorrow for losing the Hashtags member.

Here are some of those who shared their sympathies. 

Maymay Entrata

The actress, singer and "Pinoy Big Brother (PBB): Lucky 7" Big Winner said on Instagram:


Vice Ganda

In a series of Twitter posts, the comedian and "It's Showtime" host said:





Jameson Blake

Franco's fellow Hashtags member, Jameson:


Bailey May

Bailey, a “Pinoy Big Brother:737” housemate and one-half of the love team BaiLona together with Ylona Garcia, met Miley Cyrus and is in the Los Angeles boot camp in the hopes to join "American Idol" creator Simon Fuller’s pop group, Now United. He said in a Twitter post:




Vivoree Esclito

The “Pinoy Big Brother (PBB) Lucky Season 7” housemate said on Twitter: 



Matteo Guidicelli 

The singer and actor said on Twitter:


Myrtle Sarrosa

The actress, cosplayer, TV host, singer, songwriter and "PBB Teen Edition 4" Big Winner said on Twitter:

João M.V. Constancia

The member of boy group BoybandPH said on Twitter:



Enchong Dee

The actor, TV host and recording star said on Twitter:


Gary Valenciano

The actor and singer said on Twitter:

Laurenti Dyogi

The famed director said on Twitter:

Yong Muhajil

The "PBB Lucky Season7" ex-teen housemate said on Twitter:



Donny Pangilinan

The award-winning athlete, Star Magic talent, and son of Anthony and Maricel Laxa Pangilinan said on Twitter:



Amy Perez-Castillo

The "It's Showtime" host said on Twitter:



DJ Chacha 

The disc jockey and book author stated on Twitter:



Gretchen Ho

The TV host and pro athlete said on Twitter:



Kim Chiu

The actress and singer paused for a while from relishing the success of her movie "Ghost Bride" to give her respects to the fallen Hashtags member on Twitter:


READ: New Hashtags member drowned in Davao Occidental

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