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List of notable or famous journalists from Philippines, with bios and photos, including the top journalists born in Philippines and even some popular journalists who immigrated to Philippines. Here are also famous lawyers from the Philippines and famous Filipino presenters. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Filipino journalists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These journalists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known journalist from Philippines is included when available.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different people, including Boy Abunda and Ramon Magsaysay. Featuring radio journalists, sports journalists, and more, this list has it all. 

This historic journalists from Philippines list can help answer the questions "Who are some Filipino journalists of note?" and "Who are the most famous journalists from Philippines?" These prominent journalists of Philippines may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Filipino journalists.

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Arnold Clavio is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 53
Arnold Clavio is a Filipino radio and television newscaster, journalist, and a TV host in the Philippines. He currently co-anchors GMA Network's late-night newscast, Saksi with Pia Arcangel and ...more

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Atom Araullo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 36
Alfonso Tomas Pagaduan Araullo, better known as Atom Araullo, is a news reporter of ABS-CBN News and Current Affairs shows like Umagang Kay Ganda, TV Patrol World and Bandila. He was also a ...more

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Benigno Aquino, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
Dec. at 51 (1932-1983)
Benigno Simeon "Ninoy" Aquino, Jr. was a Filipino Senator and a former Governor of Tarlac. Aquino, together with Gerry Roxas and Jovito Salonga, formed the leadership of the opposition ...more

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Bernadette Sembrano is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 43
Bernadette Dominguez Sembrano Aguinaldo also known as Bernadette Sembrano or Ate B is a popular reporter, newscaster and television host in the Philippines.

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Blas Ople is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
Dec. at 76 (1927-2003)
Blas Fajardo Ople was a Filipino journalist and politician who held several high-ranking positions in the executive and legislative branches of the Philippine government, including as Senate ...more

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Bobby Nalzaro is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 55
Bobby Nalzaro is a Filipino broadcast journalist, radio commentator and columnist. He is one of Cebu's tri-media personality. He handles daily commentary program at DYSS Super Radyo, news anchor ...more

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Boy Abunda is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 63
Eugenio "Boy" Romerica Abunda, Jr. is a Filipino television host, publicist, talent manager and celebrity endorser. He is dubbed as the "King of Talk" in local show

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Cerge Remonde is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
Cerge Remonde Dec. at 52 (1958-2010)
Cerge Mamites Remonde was a Filipino journalist and politician.

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Cheche Lazaro is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 74
Cheche Lázaro, is an acclaimed Filipino broadcast journalist and the founding President of Probe Productions Inc. as well as an Editor-at-Large of online news website Rappler.

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Cristy Fermin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 102
Cristinelli "Cristy" Fermin is a Filipino talk show host, showbiz reporter, and yellow journalist, known widely for her tabloid journalism. She finished Criminology at the Lyceum of ...more

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Dong Puno is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 73
Ricardo "Dong" Puno, Jr. is a Filipino television public affairs host, media executive, newspaper columnist, and lawyer.

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Dyan Castillejo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 53
Dyan Castillejo is a Filipino former tennis player, and sports reporter. She has represented the Philippines in the Fed Cup. Castillejo has worked as a sports interviewer for ABS-CBN sports, ...more

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Elita Loresca is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 41
Elita A. Loresca, is a Filipino-American newscaster, has worked for KGET-TV, the NBC affiliate in Bakersfield, CA and WSVN 7 in Miami, FL. Loresca currently works at KNBC in Los Angeles.

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Ely Buendia is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 48
Eleandre Basiño Buendia, popularly known as Ely Buendia, is a Filipino musician, writer and director who gained fame as guitarist, songwriter and lead vocalist of the popular Pinoy rock ...more

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Gary Sy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
Gary Sy
Gary S. Sy, popularly known as Dr. Gary Sy, is a renowned medical practitioner, television host, radio broadcaster, columnist, and author in the Philippines. He is one of the few doctors ...more

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Isabel Preysler is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 68
María Isabel Preysler Arrastía, better known as Isabel Preysler, is a Filipina socialite and television host.

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Jaime Licauco is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 78
Jaime T. Licauco, also known as Jimmy Licauco, is a parapsychologist, author, and teacher of management in the Philippines. He is the founder and president of the Inner Mind Development ...more

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Jay Sonza is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 63
Jay Sonza is a veteran newscaster and talk show host. He is currently the station manager of the terrestrial television station UNTV 37, which is owned by his former co-host, Daniel Razon.

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Inday Badiday is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
Dec. at 59 (1944-2003)
Lourdes Jimenez Carvajal, better known as Inday Badiday, was a Filipino host and journalist who was known as Philippine television's "queen of showbiz talk shows" and "queen of

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Jepoi Sistoso is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
Jepoi Sistoso age 31

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Jessica Soho is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 54
Jessica Soho is a Filipino broadcast journalist, documentarian and news director who received a George Foster Peabody Award and was the first Filipino to win the British Fleet Journalism Award ...more

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Jose Antonio Vargas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 38
Jose Antonio Vargas is a journalist, filmmaker, and immigration activist. Born in the Philippines and raised in the United States from the age of twelve, he was part of The Washington Post team ...more

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Kara David is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 45
Kara Patria David is a Filipino journalist and television host. She is the news anchor of News to Go at GMA Network, as well as a host and writer for i-Witness. She recently began hosting Power ...more

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Korina Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 54
Korina Maria Sanchez-Roxas, professionally known as Korina Sanchez, is a Filipina broadcast journalist, magazine show host, radio anchor and newspaper columnist. She currently serves as the ...more

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Chris Sheridan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Journalists from The Philippines
age 51
Christopher "Chris" Sheridan is an American television writer, producer, and occasional voice actor. Born in the Philippines, Sheridan grew up in New Hampshire. He attended Gilford ...more