The actress admitted there was a lot of chemistry between the two young actors.
“As a love team, dahil parehas may chemistry. Si Joshua naman kahit kanino mo siya i-pair malakas yung magiging chemistry. Tapos si Janella nakita natin siyang mag grow lalo na yung sa acting niya. Ang laki ng ni-level up ni Janella,” she said.
Recently, talks of Joshua and Janella’s possible romance flooded the internet after a video of Maja teasing the actor went viral. In the same video, Joshua even called Janella his baby. This took place during the thanksgiving party of their teleserye (READ: Brewing romance? Joshua Garcia calls Janella Salvador his ‘baby’.)
“Kung ano man yung lumabas ng time na yun, we (were) just having fun. Siyempre masaya kami dahil ang daming sumuporta ng show namin and nagsaya lang kami ng gabing iyon,” Maja said.
She added: “So kung may lumabas na video, siyempre mauunahan ng malisya. But lahat kami friends and alam naman ng dalawa na fan ako. Kasi in fairness doon sa dalawa, ang lalim talaga ng friendship na kahit ano mang pagtutukso mo talagang wala.”
In an interview with Boy Abunda, Joshua insisted that him and Janella are just good friends (READ: Joshua Garcia on Janella Salvador: ‘We’re just friends’.)
“Si Janella kasi, siya yung friend ko na katulad ko, parang ako. Ang dami naming similarities. Gusto ko siya maging kaibigan habang buhay more than maging girlfriend,” he said.