Garci had originally chosen the name Gwen Garcia, but because so many actors and
actresses in the Philippines already used the last name Garcia, her manager (Jessica
Rodriguez) convinced her to drop the last letter. Although she has done various
genres of film, Garci is an actress primarily in the erotica genre—most films
have some erotic or secual overtones. She has also performed in a DVD instruction
video on seductive stripping.
Born Mai Lee Ang in the Philippines, Gwen Garci has a variegated heritage. She
is Chinese, Japanese, Spanish and Filipino, and claims to belong to a Chinese
clan. Before her acting career was launched in 2003, Garci started her show
business life at age 16, winning the 1997 Body Shots contest. Soon after her
win in Baguio, Philippines, she began a career as a model. However, Garci was
not meant to be restricted to posing and runways—Vic del Rosario (Viva
Hot Babes ) discovered her talent and brought her into the world of acting.
You can’t put a good woman down. This is how a person can describe Gloria
Romero. All these years, she has proven herself to be one of the formidable actresses
in Philippine showbiz industry with her talent, beauty, glamour, and kind personality.
Gloria Galla wasn’t actually born in the Philippines but in Denver, Colorado,
in 1933. She is half-Filipina, being her mother, Mary Borrego, a pure American.
Her father, Pedro Galla, meanwhile, worked in America at that time.
It was supposed to be a visit in Pangasinan that prompted the entire Galla
family to come here in the Philippines. However, months turned into years, until
Gloria’s mother died, and she studied and graduated in Riverview High School.
Her ticket to fame could be attributed to Nario Rosales, her uncle, who worked
at Sampaguita Studios as chief editor. This allowed her to visit movie and TV
shoots as often as she could. Because of her innate beauty, Sampaguita decided
to giver her a try, landing in cameo roles in a number of films before she was
given her own bill Kasintahan sa Pangarap, a movie she starred alongside Tita
Duran and Pancho Magalona.
The transformation of Gloria, however, happened when she portrayed as the daughter
of Alicia Vergel and Cesar Ramirez in Madame X. Producers then gave her a more
appealing and dramatic moniker: Gloria Romero. Soon, variety of films landed
on her lap until she did Monghita in 1952, which officially sealed her credibility
as a performing artist and catapulted her to sheer stardom.
Not a lot of people know that Francine Prieto has been in the business for more
than 20 years. But as they say, it’s not only beauty, brains, and talent
that can get you the most coveted crown. You need to spice things up a bit with
patience, determination and some luck.
Francine Prieto was born Anna Marie Falcon on September 19, 1982. She is of Norwegian-Filipino
descent. She failed to see her real father who left them even before she was born.
The buxom lady started out in show business at a very young age of 3. She was
first cast as the young version of Narda in one of the movie versions of Darna.
In TV, she was Criselda, a tearjerker shown in ABC 5. She was only 10 years old.
But stardom was aloof. So she tried again, joining the very popular youth-oriented
show That’s Entertainment and went into modeling where she met Larry Espinosa.
Wow! Celebrities feature on Ehra Madrigal, including pictures, biography, video,
related news, and facts.
Born June 25, 1985- Ehra Madrigal made her television debut as one of the
minor characters in the TV hit fantasy-series in GMA 7, Mulawin. From then on,
her success continuously come her way wherein from a wholesome image, she actually
turned out to be one of the sexiest women in the Philippines in her generation
as voted by the public in For Him Magazine (FHM).
Who is Ehra BEFORE?
Geralyn Madrigal Gaspar (Ehra as her screen name) describes herself as a shy,
timid and loner type of person which most people don’t know about her.
She actually prefers going to shopping malls alone just through riding taxi
cab because according to her, even though she is a celebrity now, she cannot
still afford to buy a new car for herself so she actually commute or ride the
MRT whenever she goies to her tapings in GMA Network Center.
She was one of the most captivating faces in Philippine cinema. But more than
her physical attributes, Dawn became famous because of her childlike innocence
yet strong acting prowess. She can transform from a party brat to a cheating woman
or someone who’s desperately asking for the love of the man of her dreams.
Dawn Zulueta was born Marie Rachel Taleon Salman on March 4, 1969. Her father
was Jose Fazil Taleon, while her mother was Jewish and named Maria Cleofe Salman.
She used to have an average childhood, attending classes at Karilagan and in Assumption
College as well as Colegio de Santa Rosa.
However, such a pretty face, combined with height, would never go unnoticed.
She later appeared on a television commercial, where she caught the eye of the
owners of Viva Films, Mina Aragon and Vic del Rosario. They were the ones who
were able to convince Dawn to try out show business.
Geraldine Yuson Bonnevie is popularly known as Dina Bonnevie. She was born in
Quezon City on January 27, 1961, and is also a Filipina actress. She is the mother
to her son, Oyo Boy Sotto, and daughter, Danica, who is ...
Few people in the country would ever say that they don’t know Donita Rose.
In fact, her striking beauty has crossed borders, making the entire Southeast
Asia marvel at her. For most people in Asia, her claim to fame is becoming one
of the longest-running video jocks (VJ) in the hit Singapore-based MTV Asia entertainment
Little does the rest of Asia know that Donita Rose has been hailed one of the
most beautiful faces that have graced the Philippine entertainment industry.
Her discovery was also accidental. Then-popular teen star Romnick Sarmienta
spotted her among the audience of the teen program That’s Entertainment.
Talent developer German Moreno immediately cast her as one of many teens on
name: Rosemarie Joy Garcia Date of birth: 04/15/84 Height: 5'4" Weight 110
lbs. Vital Statistics: 34-26-35
Shot an FHM photoshoot in the middle of a Mandaluyong flyover wearing a skimpy
red bikiniLanded on 24th place in Singapore FHM's 100 sexiest women and also flew
to Indonesia for a pictorial for FHM Indonesia's April 2004 Issue.Middle child
among three girlsDiscovered while sitting outside Informatics in SM FairviewShe
started her showbiz career after applying in Japan as an entertainer
Camille Prats is a perfect epitome of what transformation is. She has blossomed
from a five-year-old kid who attempted to gain the Little Miss Philippines Crown
in Eat Bulaga to a buxom woman who shocked the male population with her seductive
poses in FHM Magazine.
Sheena Patricia Camille Quiambao Prats was born on June 20, 1985, to Daniel
and Alma. She is the second in the brood of five, and a sister to also a well-known
actor cum dancer John Prats.
Despite the private lives of her parents, it seems like Camille is bound to
be in show business. For one, her aunt, Mia Prats, was once a member of a popular
teen variety show called That’s Entertainment and acted in a couple of
films in the 1980s. So as early as three years old, she aspired for such grandeur
too. Her first taste of it would have to be her participation in a particular
competition of Eat Bulaga, Little Miss Philippines, where she finished first
If nobody can appreciate Charlene Gonzales, then he doesn’t know what beauty
is. Indeed, this 5'10" mother, wife, model , and actress embodies charm,
wit, and character.
Charlene Mae Bonnin Gonzales Muhlach was born on May 1, 1974, in Manila, Philippines.
Her parents are Bernard Bonnin, a very popular Filipino actor during the 1970s,
and Elvira Gonzales, a former model and beauty queen. The marriage, however, didn’t
last long. Charlene has one older brother named Richard, a model in his own right.
Charlene was a nineteen-year-old student in the University of Sto. Tomas, taking
up Bachelor of Science in Psychology, when she decided to join the prestigious
beauty pageant called Binibining Pilipinas. Because of her unique beauty, which
appears to be a cross between Filipino and Indian attributes,