READ Famous Film Actors From Tondo, Manila

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Tondo, Manila, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Tondo, Manila, as in some cases Tondo, Manila may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Tondo, Manila then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Tondo, Manila, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

List items include Joseph Estrada, Gina Alajar and many more.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Tondo, Manila?" and "Which famous actors were born in Tondo, Manila?"

age 57 Amy Austria-Ventura is a FAMAS and Gawad Urian Award-winning Filipino film and television actress. Austria has starred in 70 films since 1976 in many of the Philippines' most acclaimed films. ...more

Died at 89 (1902-1991) Honorata de la Rama-Hernandez, commonly known as Atang de la Rama, was a singer and bodabil performer who became the first Filipina film actress. Atang de la Rama was born in Tondo, Manila on ...more

age 25 Carl John Barrameda is a Filipino actor working for ABS-CBN.

Died at 63 (1935-1998) Rosario Violeta Solís Hernández, better known as Charito Solis was a FAMAS and Gawad Urian award-winning Filipino film actress. Acknowledged as one of the leading dramatic ...more

Died at 75 (1918-1993) Chichay was a Filipino comedienne and actress. Her short and stocky stature, scratchy voice and prematurely aged appearance allowed her to portray grandmothers while only in her thirties.

Died at 84 (1928-2012) Rodolfo Vera Quizon, Sr., OGH, known by his screen names Dolphy, Pidol, and Golay, was a Filipino comedian-actor in the Philippines. He is widely regarded as the country's King of Comedy for his ...more

age 59 Regina Alatiit, also known as Gina Alajar is a FAMAS and Gaward Urian Award winning Filipino film actress and television director.

age 69 Gina Pareño is a Filipino actress born to a German-American father and a Filipina mother. She started her career in the 1960s as an extra in several films and then later on became one of ...more

age 39 Giovannie Pico is a Filipina television, film and stage actress whose most visible role has been that of medical student Ludlow in 2004-05 episodes of NBC's top-rated hospital drama ER. A native ...more

age 81 Joseph "Erap" Ejercito Estrada is a Filipino politician who was the 13th President of the Philippines from 1998 to 2001. He has been Mayor of the City of Manila, the country's capital, ...more

age 95 Clarita Villarba Rivera, better known as Mila del Sol, is a Filipina film actress, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. Del Sol was born in Tondo, Manila. She gained fame in her very first lead ...more

age 96 Gloria Lerma Yatco, better known as Mona Lisa, is a FAMAS award-winning Filipino film actress. One of the most popular Filipino actresses of the 1940s, she resumed her film career in the 1970s ...more

Myrna Castillo, a pretty fifteen year-old resident of Tondo, was discovered by controversial talent manager, the late Rey dela Cruz in 1980 out of frustration when his prized talent, Rio Locsin ...more

Rene Requiestas Died at 36 (1957-1993) Renato "Rene" Requiestas was a Filipino actor and comedian. Requiestas was one of the top Filipino comedians of the late 1980s up to the early 1990s. Requiestas was known for his ...more

Died at 54 (1947-2001) Jesse Cruz, better known by his stage name Ricky Belmonte, was a Filipino actor, popular during the 1960s as one of Sampaguita Pictures' talents.

age 31 Valerie Concepcion is a Filipina actress, host and celebrity. A former GMA talent, she is known for her role as Nora Ferrer in the soap opera Sinasamba Kita but later transferred to its rival ...more

age 42 Jose Marie Borja Viceral, who uses the stage name Vice Ganda, is a Filipino television presenter, endorser, actor, and recording artist. Viceral is a regular host/judge on ABS-CBN’s noontime ...more