Marjorie (left) and Gretchen Barretto. Photo: Instagram

How Gretchen and Marjorie Barretto feud shocked Rodrigo Duterte and transfixed Filipinos

  • A brawl that began at the wake of late businessman Miguel Barretto, in front of the Philippine president, has spiralled into a battle between the women of his family on social media
  • Filipinos have been transfixed by the outbursts and confessions by actresses Gretchen, Marjorie and Claudine over men and money
Topic |   The Philippines

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Marjorie (left) and Gretchen Barretto. Photo: Instagram
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Alan Robles

Alan Robles

Alan Robles has been a journalist for more than 30 years and has written for the SCMP since 2002. A freelance foreign correspondent specialising in politics, development, foreign affairs, science, environment and IT, he has a humour column at abs-cbnnews.com and runs the political satire site hotmanila.ph. He lectured for 12 years on digital media at the Internationales Institut fuer Journalismus in Berlin.