Smokey Manaloto on being a dad at 51: 'Akala ko huli na pero hindi pa pala'

Actor Smokey Manaloto is now a father.

The 51-year-old welcomed his firstborn Aug. 4.

He proudly shared the milestone to fans via TikTok.

He said: "Sabi nila 'Wala ka ng pag-asa.' Sabi nila 'Huli ka na sa biyahe.' Akala ko nga huli na pero hindi pa pala. Ito na yung something big na nangyari sa akin."

"First post!!! Welcome to my tiktok account! Enjoy!!!," Smokey wrote as caption along with the hashtags: "#thebigevent," "#firsttimedaddy," and "#firstbaby."

Smokey went on to reveal that it was December last year when he and his non-showbiz partner found out that they are expecting.