Throwback: Coney Reyes’ graduation picture

It’s interesting to see how well-known celebrities look in their youth, right?

“Graduation photo of Ms. Connie Reyes taken in 1970, five years before her television career was launched via Student Canteen,” read the caption of the photo.

A lot of members commented on the post; praising the actress’ beauty. Others also took notice of her resemblance to actress Mikee Cojuanco-Jaworski.

Others also shared some stories about being with her in person.

“We were batchmates and took the same course at Maryknoll College (now Miriam College). She was our batch president!” VR shared.

“Met her up close. She was a down to earth person. Very nice, too, always accommodating,” recalled NJ.

The photo uploaded in the group was originally posted by Reyes on her Instagram account.

“Found my high school graduation picture and a photo of mine on the way to the Junior Prom!” she captioned the pictures; adding the hashtags #highschool, #JuniorProm, #Memories, #ThankYouLord, #Grateful, #Blessed, #TeenYears, #DecadesAgo, and #Majorthrowback.

Reyes — an award-winning Philippine film and television actress, television host, and producer — is also a recipient of the Ading Fernando Lifetime Achievement Award during the 29th PMPC Star Awards for Television in 2015.