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List of famous TV actors from Philippines, listed alphabetically with photos of the actors when available. Philippines has given birth to a lot of talented television actors who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, soap operas, reality shows and more. These are some of the funniest and most talented Filipino TV stars that have ever lived, so if you're an aspiring actor or actress from Philippines this list should contain many of your idols. If you're looking for a particular popular actor or actress from Philippines then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List TV actors include Hazel Ann Mendoza, Ching Valdes-Aran and many more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Filipino TV actors?" and "Which television actors are from Philippines?"

You can click on the names of these legendary TV stars of Philippines in order to get more information about each one. If you're a TV junkie use this list of talented Filipino actresses to find some new TV stars that you haven't already heard of.

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Francis Magalona is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Francis Durango Magalona, also known as FrancisM, Master Rapper, The Mouth and The Man From Manila, was a Filipino rapper, entrepreneur, songwriter, producer, actor, director, and photographer. ...more

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Dingdong Dantes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Bakekang, Encantadia, Etheria Dingdong Dantes, is a Filipino actor, television presenter, commercial model, and film producer. Dantes is currently working as an exclusive talent of GMA Network, is Chairman of YesPinoy ...more

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Iza Calzado is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
E.S.P., Sine Novela, Bakekang Maria Izadora Ussher Calzado is a Filipina actress, TV host and model, who previously worked as one of GMA-7's homegrown contract artists. After ten years, Iza signed an exclusive contract with ...more

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Dennis Trillo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
E.S.P., Darna, Majika Abelardo Dennis Florencio Trillo Ho, more widely known as Dennis Trillo, is a Filipino award-winning actor, singer and fashion model. His film debut was in Aishite Imasu 1941. He is currently an ...more

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Angelica Panganiban is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Banana Split, Love Spell, Rubi Angelica Panganiban is a Filipino film and television actress. Panganiban started her career at the age of 6 when she appeared in the TV show, Love Note. Her first regular show was the 90's ...more

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Anne Curtis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Komiks, Maging Sino Ka Man, Love Spell Anne Ojales Curtis-Smith, also known as Anne Curtis-Smith or simply Anne Curtis, is a Filipino-Australian actress, television host, recording artist, and VJ in the Philippines. Curtis had ...more

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Jennylyn Mercado is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Do Re Mi, La Vendetta, Click Jennylyn Mercado is a Filipino actress, singer and songwriter. She gained fame as the winner of the first season of the Philippine TV series StarStruck, a reality search show on GMA Network. She ...more

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Lou Diamond Phillips is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Stargate Universe, Longmire, Wolf Lake Lou Diamond Phillips is an American actor and director. His breakthrough came when he starred in the film La Bamba as Ritchie Valens. He earned a Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting ...more

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Christopher de Leon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Maging Sino Ka Man, May Bukas Pa, Darna Christopher Strauss de Leon is a Filipino film actor and politician. De Leon appeared on the gag show Going Bananas and has appeared in over 120 films since the early 1970s. On July 1, 2010, he ...more

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Marian Rivera is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Super Twins, Darna, Endless Love Marian Rivera Gracia-Dantes, is a Spanish-born Filipina commercial model and actress. She is known for her roles in Marimar, Dyesebel, Amaya and Temptation of Wife. As a recording artist, Rivera ...more

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Toni Gonzaga is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Bubble Gang, Crazy for You, Maging Sino Ka Man: Ang Pagbabalik Celestine Cruz "Toni" Gonzaga, better known as Toni Gonzaga, is a Filipino singer, television host, and actress. According to Forbes Asia, Gonzaga is the most powerful celebrity in the ...more

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John Prats is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Komiks, ASAP, Banana Split John Paulo Quiambao Prats is a Filipino actor, comedian, dancer, TV host, model and entrepreneur. He started as a child star in year 1992. He is the older brother of actress and former ...more

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Sam Milby is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Maging Sino Ka Man, Love Spell, May Bukas Pa Samuel Lloyd "Sam" Lacia Milby, is a Filipino-American former reality TV contestant, actor, commercial model, and recording artist, of dual American and Filipino citizenship.

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Alessandra De Rossi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Sine Novela, Click, Darna Alessandra Tiotangco Schiavone, better known by her stage name Alessandra De Rossi or Alex de Rossi / Ales de Rossi, is an Italian-Filipina actress. She is the younger sister of actress Assunta ...more

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Katrina Halili is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Art Angel, Darna, Majika Katrina Halili is a Filipina actress, commercial model and music producer. She made her screen debut via StarStruck, but became popular until playing the antagonist roles in Darna, Majika and ...more

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Heart Evangelista is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Full House, Hiram na Mukha, G-mik Love Marie Payawal Ongpauco-Escudero, is a Filipino actress, TV host, recording artist, VJ, and model.

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Alfred Vargas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
E.S.P., Sine Novela, Darna Alfredo Dumlao Vargas III is a Filipino actor and model. He was elected councilor in the 2nd District of Quezon City in 2010. In the year 2013, he was overwhelmingly elected for a Congressional ...more

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Piolo Pascual is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Lobo, Noah, Imortal Piolo José Pascual is a Filipino film and television actor, musician, model, and producer.

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Angel Locsin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Lobo, Imortal, Click Angel Locsin is a Filipina television and film actress, commercial model, film producer and fashion designer. She came to prominence for her television roles as Alwina in the 2004 fantasy-themed ...more

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Jolina Magdangal is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Coffee Prince, Art Angel, ASAP Jolina Anne Magdangal-Escueta is a Filipina actress, singer, TV host, entrepreneur and former teen idol.

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Cristine Reyes is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
May Bukas Pa, Reputasyon, Darna Ara Marie Cristine Reyes, known as Cristine Reyes, is a Filipina actress. She became a contestant of GMA-7's reality TV program, StarStruck. She is managed by Viva Artists Agency and a contract ...more

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Yasmien Kurdi is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Do Re Mi, Dear Friend: Madrasta, Sine Novela Yasmien Yuson Kurdi-Soldevilla, popularly known as Yasmien Kurdi, is an award-winning Filipina actress, voice actress, singer-songwriter and commercial model. She was one of the Final Four in ...more

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Claudine Barretto is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Komiks, May Bukas Pa, Ang TV Claudine Margaret Castelo Barretto-Santiago, popularly known as Claudine Barretto, is a multi-awarded film and television actress, entrepreneur and product endorser from the Philippines.

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Richard Gomez is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
ASAP, Encantadia, Encantadia: Pag-ibig Hanggang Wakas Richard Frank Gomez is a Filipino actor, model, athlete, television presenter, and director. He is one of the famous actors in Philippine Cinema. He graduated from the University of the ...more

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Luis Manzano is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Crazy for You, Your Song, Rounin Luis Philippe Santos Manzano, also known by his nickname Lucky, is a Filipino actor, TV host, VJ and model. He is the son of award-winning actors, Edu Manzano and Vilma Santos. He is best known ...more

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Nadine Samonte is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Sine Novela, Bakekang, Darna Nadine Burgos Eidloth known by her stage name Nadine Samonte, is a Filipina actress and commercial model. She participated as an Avenger of the first season of StarStruck.

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Richard Gutierrez is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Full House, Zorro, Survivor Philippines Richard Gutiérrez, popularly known as Richard Gutierrez, is a Filipino actor. He is one of the sons of actor Eddie Gutierrez.

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Kris Aquino is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Hiram, Patayin Sa Sindak Si Barbara, Kung Tayo'y Magkakalayo Kristina Bernadette Cojuangco Aquino, professionally known as Kris Aquino, is a Filipina television personality and actress who gained prominence from her talk shows, game shows, and numerous ...more

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Joe Pascual is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
The X-Files, Stargate SG-1, The Outer Limits Joe Pascual is an actor and film editor.

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Cherry Pie Picache is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Magkaribal, Rubi, Sana'y Wala Nang Wakas Cherry Pie Sison Picache is a Filipino actress and screenwriter who has starred television and films and has worked as a model for modelling Palmolive, Camay, and Eskinol.

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Jericho Rosales is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Sana'y Wala Nang Wakas, Esperanza, Pangako Sa ’Yo Jericho "Echo" Vibar Rosales is a Filipino cinema and television actor, singer, and songwriter. He is the uncle of young actor John Manalo. Jericho Rosales attended New Era University ...more

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Diether Ocampo is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Guns and Roses, Rubi, Sana'y Wala Nang Wakas Diether Ocampo is a Filipino actor, singer and model.

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Sarah Geronimo is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Love Spell, Boys Over Flowers, Ang TV Sarah Geronimo is a Filipino singer, actress and television personality. Born and raised in Santa Cruz, Manila, Geronimo was a winner of a singing contest on television in 2003. She came to ...more

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Kristine Hermosa is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Noah, Sana'y Wala Nang Wakas, Gimik Kristine Hermosa Sotto is a Filipina actress. She is well known for portraying the role of Ynamorata "Yna" Macaspac in the primetime drama series, Pangako Sa ’Yo.

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Geoff Eigenmann is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Hiram na Mukha, 1 vs. 100 (Philippines), Komiks Geoff Eigenmann is a Filipino actor notable for his performances in television; he is a member of the Eigenmann showbiz clan. He started out with GMA Network as part of a joint drama series with ...more

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Marky Cielo is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Bakekang, Asian Treasures, Lunch Date Mark Angelo Cadaweng Cielo, better known as Marky Cielo, was a Filipino actor, dancer, and the first known Igorot in Philippine showbiz. He is notable for his win in the reality talent ...more

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Maja Salvador is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
May Bukas Pa, Sa Piling Mo, Pangarap na Bituin Maja Ross Andres Salvador is a Filipina actress, dancer, model, and producer. Salvador is a member of a family of actors which includes her father, Ross Rival, cousin, Jobelle Salvador, and ...more

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Diana Zubiri is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Bubble Gang, Sine Novela, Encantadia Rosemarie Joy Garcia, better known by her stage name Diana Zubiri, is a Filipina actress. She was discovered by Seiko Films when she was 15 years after applying for a work in Japan. She then ...more

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Jean Garcia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
La Vendetta, Sine Novela, Pangako Sa ’Yo Rosario Maitim, better known as Jean Garcia is a Filipina television and film actress, who hails from Angeles City, Pampanga. She is best known for her role as Madame Claudia Buenavista in the ...more

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Jake Cuenca is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Natutulog Ba ang Diyos?, Guns and Roses, Click Juan Carlos "Jake" Leveriza Cuenca is of Filipino-Spanish descent. He was born in San Jose, California but was raised in Manila, Philippines. He is an actor and model of dual American ...more

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Joey de Leon is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Iskul Bukol, 1 For 3, Beh Bote Nga José María Ramos de León, Jr., better known as Joey de Leon is a Filipino comedian, actor, and television presenter. He hosts the noontime variety show Eat Bulaga!. He is a ...more

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Pauleen Luna is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Etheria, Iglot, Encantadia: Pag-ibig Hanggang Wakas Pauleen Marie Javier-Luna was is a Filipina actress and television personality. She appears on the GMA Network, particularly as one of the regular hosts of the long-running Philippine variety ...more

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Eddie Garcia is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Darna, Asian Treasures, Legacy Eduardo "Eddie" Verchez García popularly known as Manoy is a Filipino film actor and film director. With over 300 films as of 2011, he is the Filipino actor who has appeared in ...more

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Angelika Dela Cruz is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Komiks, ASAP, Sine Novela Maria Lourdes Egger dela Cruz-Casareo, better known by her screen name Angelika de la Cruz, is a Filipina actress and singer. She started her career in 1995, and has since appeared in television ...more

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Regine Velasquez is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Darna, Diva, Forever in My Heart Regina Encarnacion Ansong Velasquez, better known as Regine Velasquez, is a Filipino recording artist and actress, and is widely known for possessing an extensive vocal range. She was hailed by ...more

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Kim Chiu is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Maligno, Sana Maulit Muli, Mahal Kita Kimberly Sue Yap Chiu commonly known as Kim Chiu, is a Chinese Filipino actress in the Philippines. Chiu first starred in the television series, Sana Maulit Muli which won her Most Promising ...more

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Valerie Concepcion is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Love Spell, Sine Novela, Click 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

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Mark Anthony Fernandez is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Darna, Diva, Little Star Mark Anthony Lacsamana Fernandez is a Filipino actor. He is the son of actors Rudy Fernandez and Alma Moreno.

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Michelle Madrigal is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
1 vs. 100 (Philippines), Komiks, ASAP Michelle Gaspar Madrigal, who is better known as Michelle Madrigal is a Filipina actress. Known as she was a finalist of ABS-CBN reality talent search, Star Circle Quest. Her elder sister, Ehra ...more

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Judy Ann Santos is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous TV Actors from The Philippines
Komiks, May Bukas Pa, Basta't Kasama Kita Judy Ann Santos-Agoncillo is a Filipino film and television actress, Pokémon trainer, Pokémon Gym Leader, host, product endorser, recording artist, and film producer. Santos began ...more