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Ramon Revilla Sr. MP

Jose Acuña Bautista, better known as Ramon Revilla Sr., is an actor and a former politician. He is best remembered for his talisam-weilding movie characters. As a senator, he sponsored what is n...

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Miami Salvador MP (b. - 1972)

Carmen "Miami" Salvador was a famous dancer during the Golden Age of "Bodabil" in the Philippines. Resources Alejandro, Reynaldo G. "Sayaw: Philippine dances". Manila: National Bookstore, Inc. an...

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Jose Zialcita Nepomuceno MP (1893 - 1958)

Don Jose Zialcita Nepomuceno is one of the pioneering filmmakers of Philippine cinema. He is considered to be the Father of the Philippine Motion Picture Industry. He established the first full Filipin...

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Enrique Iglesias MP

Enrique Iglesias is a Spanish singer and songwriter. More here: . -------------------- From Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler (English /ɛnˈriːkeɪ ɪˈ&...

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Chad McQueen MP

From acting to race car driving, Chad McQueen has followed in his famous father's footsteps. He was born Chadwick S. McQueen on December 28, 1960 in Los Angeles, California to actor Steve McQueen and...

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Maritess Revilla-Araneta MP

Maria Teresa "Maritess" Revilla is a Filipina actress and model. She was a "Camay Girl", a product endorser of a popular soap brand from the 1950s to the 1980s.

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Naty Bernardo (deceased)

Naty Ongsiako, better known as Naty Bernardo, was a Filipino pre-war actress on stage and screen. More here: .

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Carmen Rosales MP (1917 - 1991)

Januaria Constantino Keller, better known as Carmen Rosales, was a Filipina (her father was Swedish-American) dressmaker-turned-actress and a singer of Tagalog kundimans. She was crowned Miss Radio of ...

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Rico Yan (1975 - 2002)

Rico Yan was a Filipino matinee idol, model, actor and entrepreneur. More here: .

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Angelo Ilagan Castro, Jr. (1945 - 2012)

Angelo Castro Jr. was a Filipino broadcast journalist and actor. More here: .

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Luis Santos Manzano MP

Luis "Lucky" Manzano is a Filipino actor, TV host, VJ and model. More here: .

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Angelo Ruiz Castro, Sr. (b. - 1994)

Angelo Castro Sr. was a popular Filipino radio personality. Angelo joined Manila Broadcasting Company at Insular Life Bldg. and was known as the “Good Time King”. In 1946, he became the c...

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Gerald Anderson MP

Manila, Philippines

Gerald Anderson is a Filipino American actor. More here: .

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Agapito "Butz" Aquino MP

Agapito "Butz" Aquino is a Filipino actor, activist and legislator. More here: .

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Lupita Aquino-Kashiwahara MP

Lupita Aquino-Kashiwahara is a Filipino movie and television director. She is known for directing the classic "Minsa'y Isang Gamu-Gamo". More here: .

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Anthony Alonzo (1948 - 1998)

Anthony Viana Hernandez, known by his screen name Anthony Alonzo, is an actor who appeared in numerous action movies. He also served as a councilor of Quezon City in the 1990s. More here: .

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Patricia Mijares (deceased)

Patricia Mijares was a post-war Filipino actress.

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Ricky Belmonte (1947 - 2001)

Ricky Belmonte was a Filipino actor, who belongs from a large family of professional performers. More here: .

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Fernando Poe Jr. MP (1939 - 2004)

Fernando Poe Jr. is one of the most popular Filipino film actors of all time. He was also a film producer. He ran an unsuccessful bid for President of the Philippines in the 2004 presidential election ...

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Fernando Poe Sr. MP (1916 - 1951)

Fernando R. Poe Sr. received a degree from the University of the Philippines as a Doctor of Dental Medicine; but is best known as a Filipino actor and director. When his son, Fernando Poe Jr. (Ronald...

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Andy Kelley Poe MP (1943 - 1995)

Andy Poe was a Fiilipino film actor. More here: . ANDY was the PERFECT husband, EXTRAORDINARY father, BELOVED son and brother, and IDEAL friend. He lived his life with laughter and brought happiness ...

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Phillip Salvador MP

Phillip "Ipe" Reyes Salvador is a multi-award-winning Filipino actor. More here: .

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Mina Aragon (b. - 1996)

Mina Aragon, also known as Mina del Rosario, was a Filipino film actor and producer.

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Jonjon Hernandez (1969 - 1993)

Jon Hernandez Salvador was a Filipino actor. More here: .

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Ross Rival (1945 - 2007)

Rosauro Reyes Salvador, known by his screen name Ross Rival, was a Filipino film actor active in the 1960s.

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Lou Salvador, Sr. MP (1905 - 1973)

Luis "Lou" Salvador was a Filipino basketball player, stage actor and talent manager. As a player for the Philippine national basketball team during the 1923 Far Eastern Games, he scored 116 points in ...

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Lou Diamond Phillips MP

Lou Diamond Phillips is an American film, television, and stage actor and director. Phillips has been an outspoken advocate of the Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2006, legislation to provide the same ...

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Rob Schneider MP

A stand-up comic and veteran of the NBC sketch-comedy series Saturday Night Live , Rob Schneider has gone on to a successful career in feature films, including starring roles in the comedy films Deuce ...

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Vanessa Minnillo MP

Former Miss Teen USA beauty, Vanessa Minnillo, recently completed her second season as the New York-based correspondent for ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT, the #1 syndicated entertainment newsmagazine in the wo...

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Phoebe Belle Cates-Kates MP

After shooting to stardom during the '80s in a string of youth-orientated movies, former model Phoebe Cates hit her stride in the '90s as a featured player in ensemble films. She is most notable for he...

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Cris Judd MP

Cristan Leenon "Cris" Judd is an American actor and choreographer known for his brief marriage to Jennifer Lopez. He was born on August 15, 1969 in Abilene, Texas. Before Hollywood, Judd spent his ea...

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Neile Adams MP

Filipino-American actress Neile Adams made more than twenty appearances in films and television series between 1952 and 1991. She was born Ruby Neilam Salvador Adams on July 10, 1932 (other sources h...

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Steven R. McQueen MP

American actor Steven R. McQueen is best known for his role as Jeremy Gilbert in The CW show The Vampire Diaries and his recurring role as Kyle Hunter in the drama series Everwood He was born Terrenc...

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Roy Padilla, Sr. (1926 - 1988)

Roy Padilla Sr. was a film actor, director and producer. He was also a union leader and politician. He was mayor of Jose Panganiban, Camarines Norte, an assemblyman and a Vice-Governor of Albay. He was...

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Mikee Cojuangco-Jaworski MP

Mikee Cojuangco-Jaworski is a Filipino equestrianne, actress and commercial model. More here: .

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Manny Pacquiao MP

Emmanuel "Manny" "The Pac-Man" Dapidran Pacquiao is a Filipino professional boxer with multiple world titles under his belt. He is also a politician and film actor. More here: .

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Claudine Barretto MP

Claudine Margaret Castelo Barretto-Santiago is a Filipino film and television actress and a commercial model. More here: .

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Marjorie Barretto MP

Marjorie Bernardine Castelo Barretto-Padilla is a Filipino film and television actress. She is also a councilor for the city of Caloocan. More here: .

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Juan Miguel Macapagal Arroyo MP

Juan Miguel Macapagal Arroyo is an actor and a Philippine congressman. More here: and .

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Joseph "Erap" Estrada MP

Jose Marcelo Ejercito, or Joseph "Erap" Estrada, is a multi-awarded actor and long-time politician. He was mayor of San Juan, a senator, a Vice President and the 13th President of the Philippines. He w...

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Gary Ejercito MP

Gary Ejercito is a film and television actor and politician. In 2010, he played on the Philippine National baseball team. He currently sits on the Quezon Provincial Board. More here: .

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Emilio Ramon Pelayo Ejercito MP

Emilio Ramon "ER" P. Ejercito, also called Jorge Estregan Jr., is a film actor and politician. He was elected Mayor of Pagsanjan, Laguna and more recently, Governor of Laguna. More here: .

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George Estregan, Sr. MP (1938 - 1999)

Emilio Marcelo Ejercito, or George Estrada Sr., was a FAMAS Award-winning film actor. More here: .

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Ricardo Padilla Osorio MP

Ricardo "Bebong" Osorio is an film actor and director. More here:

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Robin Padilla MP

Robin Padilla is a performer on television and film, called the "Bad Boy of Philippine Movies". He was incarcerated for possession of firearms, and eventually pardoned. He now is involved in numerous c...

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Rustom Cariño Padilla MP

Rustom Cariño Padilla is a Filipino actor and commercial model. In 2009, he expressed his intentions to undergo sex reassignment surgery. He has changed his name to Bebe Gandanghari. More here: .

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Rommel Cariño Padilla MP

Rommel Cariño Padilla is an actor and businessman. In 2010, he was unsuccessful in his bid for Vice-Governor of Nueva Ecija. More here: .

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Maria Suzette Sevilla Ranillo MP

Maria Suzzette Sevilla Ranillo is an award-winning performer, on stage and film. She has transitioned to directing and producing. More here: .

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Cristalle Lauren Tupas Ranillo MP

Cristalle Lauren Tupas Ranillo is a film and television personality. More here: .

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Matias Archibald Sevilla Ranillo MP

Matias Archibald Sevilla Ranillo is better known as "Matt Ranillo III". His most memorable acting role remains to be that of Jesus on stage and film. More here: .

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Matias Kaper Ranillo MP (1927 - 1969)

Matias Ranillo was a film star in his youth, dubbed as the "King of Visayan Film". He finished his law studies and passed the bar in 1955. He was campaigning for a seat in Congress when he perished in ...

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Gloria Sevilla MP

Gloria Sevilla is a multi-awarded film and television actress. She has been dubbed "The Queen of Visayan Cinema". More here: .

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Arsenio Padilla MP (1928 - 2003)

Arsenio Padilla is better known as "Amado Cortez". He was an actor and diplomat. More here: .

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Consuelo Ruiz Padilla MP (1908 - d.)

Consuelo Padilla-Osorio is a renowned Filipino director. She began directing before WWII and was active until the early 1970s. More here: .

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Arsenia de la Cruz Francisco MP (1923 - 1971)

Arsenia Francisco was a supporting actress in films. She won a FAMAS in 1970.

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Jose Maria Padilla Jr. MP (1911 - c.1978)

Jose "Pempe" Padilla competed in the boxing (lightweight) in the 1932 Los Angeles and 1936 Berlin Olympics. From a family of performers, he also appeared in numerous films. More here: .

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Carlos Ruiz Padilla, Sr. MP (1910 - c.1962)

Carlos Padilla Sr. competed in the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Olympics in the Men's Welterweight Event. From an acting family, he also appeared in several films. More here:

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Carlos Dolorico Padilla, Jr. MP (1934 - d.)

From a family of performers, Carlos "Sonny" Padilla was an actor; but he is best remembered as the referee that officiated the epic heavyweight match, "Thrilla in Manila". More here: .

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Corazon Vera Quizon MP

Corazon Vera Quizon is better known as "Zony Quizon". She was a stage singer and film actress, active in the years following liberation.

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Jose Mari Hontiveros Avellana MP

Jose Mari Hontiveros is an award-winning actor/director for stage and film. More here: .

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Daisy Hontiveros-Avellana MP

Daily Hontiveros was honored as the National Artist for Theater in 1999. More here: .

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Lamberto Vera Avellana MP (1915 - 1991)

Lamberto Vera Avellana is a renowed director of stage and film. He was honored as the National Artist for Film in 1976. More here: .

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Ana Karylle Padilla Tatlonghari MP

Ana Karylle Padilla Tatlonghari is better known as "Karylle". She is an actress, singer, host and writer. More here: .

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Esperanza Perez Padilla MP

Esperanza Perez Padilla is better known as "Zsa Zsa Padilla". She is a singer, host and actress. More here: .

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Manuel Villegas Quizon MP

Manuel Villegas Quizon is better known as "Boy2 Quizon". He is an actor and a rap/reggae singer. More here: .

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Raul Dominguez Quizon MP

Rollie Dominguez Quezon is a film and television actor, active in the 1970s and 1980s. More here: .

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Alejandro Villegas (deceased)

Alejandro Villegas is better known as "Andoy Balunbalunan". He appeared on the vaudeville stage and in film before World War II. More here: .

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Ading Marquez Fernando MP (b. - 1984)

Ading Marquez Fernando was a multi-talented musician and actor. But he is best remembered as a prolific screenwriter and consummate director of comedic films. More here: .

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Adelaida Marquez Fernando MP (1914 - 2004)

Adelaida Marquez Fernando is better known as "Dely Atay-Atayan". She is a singer of novelty songs and a comedic actress with more than 300 films under her belt. More here: .

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Rodolfo Dominguez Quizon, Jr. MP

As an actor Rodolfo Dominguez Quizon is better known as "Dolphy Jr". He was convicted of arson and after several years in prison, he was pardoned in 1998. He is now a minister. More here: .

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Manuel Dominguez Quizon MP

Manny Dominguez Quizon is better known as "Boy Quizon". He was an actor in the 1970s. He is now the top executive at RVQ Productions, the family's production company.

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Engracia Dominguez (c.1930 - 2007)

Engracia Dominguez was an actor. She was also a model for beauty soap. More here: .

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Jeffrey Smith Quizon MP

Jeffrey Smith Quizon is better known as "Epi Quizon". He is an actor, writer and producer. He is also the lead singer for the band Makatha. More here: .

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Enrico Smith Quizon MP

Enrico Smith Quizon is better known as "Eric Quizon". He is a film-television actor and producer. He is also an entrepreneur. More here: .

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Artemio Marquez (deceased)

Artemio Marquez was a famed film director and writer. More here: .

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Mimilanie Laurel Marquez MP

Mimilanie Laurel Marquez is better known as "Melanie Marquez". She was Miss International 1979. She is a model and actor. More here: .

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Joey Perez Marquez MP

Artemio Perez Marquez is better known as "Joey Marquez". He is an actor turned politician. More here: .

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Rodolfo Vera Quizon MP (1928 - 2012)

Rodolfo Vera Quizon is better known as "Dolphy". He is a film and television comedian. More here: .

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Mark Anthony Lacsamana Fernandez MP

Mark Anthony Lacsamana Fernandez is a film/television actor and model. More here: .

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Alma Moreno MP

Vanessa Moreno Lacsamana is better known as "Alma Moreno". She is actor-turned politician. More here: .

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Rudy Fernandez MP (1952 - 2008)

Rodolfo Valentino "Rudy" Padilla Fernandez was a film- television actor and politician. More here: .

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Africa de la Rosa-Mallari MP (deceased)

Africa Fernandez de la Rosa was, like her brothers, was a film star before and after WWII. More here: .

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Maria Luisa Padilla Fernandez MP

Maria Luisa Padilla Fernandez was known on-screen as "Merle Fernandez". She was the first of the "bomba stars" of the 1970s.

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Gregorio Montemayor Fernandez MP (1905 - d.)

Gregorio "Yoyong" Montemayor Fernandez was a dentist, turned actor in the early days of LVN. He eventually became one of the production company's most esteemed directors. More here: .

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Jaime Lim de la Rosa MP (1921 - 1992)

Jaime de la Rosa was a film actor, television host, and producer. He also served at the Vice-Mayor of Manila. More here:

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Carlota Concepcion Delgado MP (1918 - 2009)

Lota Delgado was a pre-war film actress and commercial model whose acting career was cut short by her marriage to fellow actor, Rogelio Dela Rosa. More here:

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Narcisa Lim Buencamino MP (1877 - 1966)

Narcisa Lim Buencamino-de Leon was a pioneering business woman. She was part of the establishment and early years of the Republic Cement Corporation; but she is most known as the driving force behind L...

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Gloria Maria Aspillera Diaz MP

On 19 July 1969, Gloria Maria Aspillera Diaz was crowned Miss Universe at the tender age of 18. She was the first Filipino to win this title. She is also a well-respected actress in Philippine televisi...

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Maria Rosario "Rio" Diaz-Cojuangco MP (1959 - 2004)

Maria Rosario Aspillera Diaz-Cojuangco was the 1977 Mutya/Pearl of the Philippines-Asia and was 4th runner-up in the 1977 Miss Asia pageant. She was a restauranteur, a television host and a politician....

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Armida Liwanag Ponce-Enrile MP

Armida Ponce-Enrile Siguion-Reyna is a Filipino celebrity, singer, film and stage actress, producer and television show host. More here:

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Cristina Malarky Gonzales MP

Cristina "Kring-Kring" Malarky Gonzales-Romualdez is an actress turned politician. More here:

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Rogelio Lim de la Rosa MP (1916 - 1986)

Rogelio (born Regidor) de la Rosa was a actor turned politician. He joined the diplomatic corps and was an ambassador to several countries. More here:

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