"I know him," Miss Philippines 2015 said at the time. He’s very fun to talk to."On Monday, Kris shared what really happened.The talk show host — who remains first lady of the Philippines because her brother, 55, is a bachelor — said that she and her three other sisters liked Wurtzbach for their brother.“I appreciated his (Bautista’s) gesture; maybe Ai Ai would have the same reaction as mine if I do the same to her,” Aquino said.

"My 1st day as #Miss Universe has officially begun!

" she wrote on the Miss Universe Instagram account.

MANILA, Philippines—After reconciling with estranged friend Ai Ai de las Alas, Kris Aquino has also made peace with another person who became close to her heart in the past year.

On the January 6 episode of her talk show “Aquino and Abunda Tonight,” Kris Aquino said ex-boyfriend Mayor Herbert Bautista went to her house shortly before the New Year to make amends to her and end the year on a good note.

The ‘Queen of All Media’ told interviewers that all four First Sisters—including Ballsy, Viel, Pinky—of their approval of the beauty queen. “All of usrumor (when it was rumored) that they were dating.

She could have denied [that they were dating],” Kris said in an interview.

Pia, newly crowned as the Binibing Pilipinas 2015 winner then, went on what could be a harder question and answer portion than what her pageants could give—courtesy of Kris, herself.

When she asked Pia if they were dating, the 26-year-old beauty queen simply answered, “I know him. He’s very fun to talk to.” And Kris isn’t one to hold her horses and said “Please make him (President Aquino) happy, he needs it.” And yes, it turns out, Kris did like Pia for her brother.

MANILA - Television host and actress Kris Aquino shared to reporters that Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista took her out to lunch three weeks ago to talk about her stalled project and their failed relationship.

"Napagusapan namin lahat ng kapalpakan, pagkakamali and all," said Aquino, who was romantically linked with the actor-turned-politician more than two years ago, in her first public appearance since leaving ABS-CBN Tuesday afternoon.

The night before she was to attend the wedding of stars Dingdong Dantes and Marian Rivera, Aquino said the Quezon City mayor visited her at home.