'We all have alien DNA': What we learned from the stars at History Con 2018

Vincent Garcia, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Aug 10 2018 04:12 PM | Updated as of Aug 10 2018 05:05 PM

Giorgio Tsoukalos of "Ancient Aliens" and Katheryn Winnick of "Vikings" headline the guests at this year's History Con 2018 at the World Trade Center in Pasay City. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

MANILA – Giorgio Tsoukalos of "Ancient Aliens" believes we all have extraterrestrial DNA inside us, while "Vikings" star Katheryn Winnick is truly smitten with the Philippine islands.

As for the third season of "Celebrity Car Wars" starring Xian Lim and Diego Loyzaga, expect a lot of car crashes.

These are just some of the things the celebrity guests of History Con 2018 revealed to reporters on the event's opening day. 

Check out the videos below: 

1. Giorgio Tsoukalos on the “tremendous” opening ceremony

2. Katheryn Winnick on what she's looking forward to most here at History Con

3. Jaime Dempsey of "Ride N' Seek," who calls PH her "second home," on what she misses the most about the country

4. Mong Chin of "Who Runs the World" on what she learned from filming an episode in Cebu

5. Xian Lim and Diego Loyzaga on what fans can look forward to in the third season of "Celebrity Car Wars"

6. Katheryn Winnick reveals her character in "Vikings," Lagertha, was supposed to have been killed off during the second season

7. Giorgio Tsoukalos calls our National Museum of Anthropology as one of the greatest in the planet 

8. Jaime Dempsey on the best part of shooting for "Ride N' Seek" here in the Philippines

9. Mong Chin of "Who Runs the World" gives her advice for all the young girls looking to begin a career on social media

10. Xian Lim explains how different he is when he films "Celebrity Car Wars" than we when he shoots teleseryes and romantic comedies

11. Diego Loyzaga on sharing the stage with History Channel stars: "This is a monumental day for me"

12. Giorgio Tsoukalos talks about how the society, in general, has become more open-minded

13. Giorgio Tsoukalos explains how we all have extraterrestrial genes

14. Katheryn Winnick really loved her experience in Palawan and Siquijor: "I will come back to America and tell everybody that they have to come to the Philippines."