- 35 Filipinos that made it big on Hollywood
- Artists that represent the Filipino Pride in international projects and the western industry
We all know that there’s a lot of Hollywood artists that have more than a bit of Filipino blood in them.
Here are 35 Filipinos that are currently marking their own spot at the center of the west’s entertainment industry:
This singer-actress’ great-grandfather is actually Boholano.
Vanessa Hudgens’ mother is Filipina.
This Step Up 2 star’s father is Filipino.
Anna Maria Perez de Tagle
Anna Maria’s parents are both Filipino.
This singer’s father is Filipino.
Actress Shay Mitchell’s mom is from Pampanga
Nicole Gale Anderson
Nicole’s mom was born in the Philippines.
This American Idol Season 11 runner-up’s mother is from Samal, Bataan.
Villegas is of Filipino, German, and Irish descent.
Sacheen Padilla was actually born in the Philippines.
Her parents are from Batangas and Pampanga
Her maternal grandmother is of Hawaiian and Filipino descent.
This Dancing with the Starts icon a mix of Filipino, Irish, and Russian blood.
Sharon’s mother is Filipino
She is of Filipino, Chinese, and of Spanish ancestry.
Vanessa’s mom is Filipina.
She was born in Parañaque with her Filipina mom.
This Teen Wolf star’s mom has Filipino blood.
Tia is of s of Filipino, Chinese, and Spanish ancestry.
This Glee star and singer is a proud Cebuano.
He is the grandson of actor Steve McQueen and actress Neile Adams, a Filipina.
This world-renowned singer is a Proud Filipino. In fact, he is a nephew of Filipino actress Ruffa Gutierrez as his grandfather is the cousin of Ruffa’s dad, Eddie Gutierrez.
Apl.De.Ap was born and raised in Pampanga.
His father is from Cavite.
This famous singer’s mother is Kapampangan socialite Isabel Preysler.
This TV actor was born in Quezon City.
This Emmy awardee is actually Filipino-American!
This actor and voice actor has a Filipino-American blood.
Paolo Montalban was born and raised in Manila.
Dave Bautista, Jr.
Know for his screen name ‘Batista’, this wrestling star turned actor is half-Filipino.
Jason Rogel is full Filipino.
Vincent Rodriguez III
This Crazy Ex-Girlfriend actor is Filipino-American.
This famous comedian is a proud Filipino.
Lou Diamond Phillips
His mom, Lucita Umayam Araña, was born in Candelaria, Zambales.
American Idol Season 3 third runner-up, Jasmine Trias’ parents were from Cavite.