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Famous TV Actors from The Philippines

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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.
  • Francis Magalona1
    Francis Michael Durango Magalona (October 4, 1964 – March 6, 2009), also known as FrancisM,...  more

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    #48 of 188 The Best Original Pilipino Music Bands/Artists of All Time#4 of 17 The Best Manila Sound Artists

  • Dingdong Dantes2

    Dingdong Dantes

    Bakekang, Encantadia

    BirthplaceQuezon City, Philippines


    Jose Sixto Raphael Gonzalez Dantes III, commonly known as Dingdong Dantes, (born August 2,...  more
  • Iza Calzado3

    Iza Calzado

    E.S.P., Sine Novela

    BirthplacePhilippines, Quezon City


    Maria Izadora Ussher Calzado-Wintle (born August 12, 1982) is a Filipino actress, television...  more
  • Dennis Trillo4

    Dennis Trillo

    E.S.P., Darna

    BirthplaceQuezon City, Philippines


    Abelardo Dennis Florencio Ho (born 12 May 1981), more widely known as Dennis Trillo, is a...  more
  • Angelica Panganiban5

    Angelica Panganiban

    Banana Split, Love Spell

    BirthplacePayatas, Quezon City


    Angelica Charlson (born November 4, 1986), professionally known as Angelica Panganiban, is a...  more
  • Anne Curtis6

    Anne Curtis

    Komiks, Maging Sino Ka Man

    BirthplaceWangaratta, Australia

    NationalityPhilippines, Australia

    Anne Curtis-Smith-Heussaff (born 17 February 1985) is a Filipino-Australian actress, model,...  more

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    #59 of 60 The Best Australian YouTubers#310 of 311 Unicef Goodwill Ambassadors

  • Jennylyn Mercado7

    Jennylyn Mercado

    Do Re Mi, La Vendetta

    BirthplacePhilippines, Las Piñas


    Jennylyn Anne Pineda Mercado (born May 15, 1987) is a Filipina actress, singer, and...  more
  • Lou Diamond Phillips8

    Lou Diamond Phillips

    Stargate Universe, Longmire

    BirthplaceU.S. Naval Base Subic Bay, Philippines

    NationalityPhilippines, United States of America

    Louis Diamond Phillips (born February 17, 1962) is an American actor and director. His...  more

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    #273 of 302 The Greatest Actors Who Have Never Won an Oscar (for Acting)#22 of 60 The Best Asian American Actors And Actresses In Hollywood

  • Christopher de Leon9

    Christopher de Leon

    Maging Sino Ka Man, May Bukas Pa

    BirthplaceManila, Philippines

    NationalityPhilippines, United States of America

    Christopher "Boyet" Strauss de León (born October 31, 1956) is a Filipino film actor and...  more
  • Marian Rivera10

    Marian Rivera

    Super Twins, Darna

    BirthplaceMadrid, Spain

    NationalityPhilippines, Spain

    Marian Rivera Gracia-Dantes (Fil) or Marian Gracia Rivera de Dantes (Es) (née Spanish: Marian...  more
  • Toni Gonzaga11

    Toni Gonzaga

    Bubble Gang, Crazy for You

    BirthplaceTaytay, Rizal, Philippines


    Celestine Cruz Gonzaga-Soriano (born January 20, 1984), better known as Toni Gonzaga, is a...  more
  • John Prats12

    John Prats

    Komiks, ASAP

    BirthplacePhilippines, Manila


    John Paulo Quiambao Prats (born February 14, 1984) is a Filipino actor, comedian, dancer, TV...  more
  • Sam Milby13

    Sam Milby

    Maging Sino Ka Man, Love Spell

    BirthplaceTroy, Ohio, United States of America

    NationalityPhilippines, United States of America

    Samuel Lloyd Milby (born May 23, 1984), popularly known as Sam Milby, is a Filipino-American...  more
  • Alessandra De Rossi14

    Alessandra De Rossi

    Sine Novela, Click


    NationalityPhilippines, Italy

    Alessandra de Rossi is a Filipina actress and the younger sister of actress Assunta de Rossi....  more
  • Katrina Halili15

    Katrina Halili

    Art Angel, Darna

    BirthplaceQuezon City, Philippines


    Maria Katrina Iren Pe Halili (born January 4, 1986), known professionally as Katrina Halili is...  more
  • Heart Evangelista16

    Heart Evangelista

    Full House, Hiram na Mukha

    BirthplaceManila, Philippines


    Love Marie Payawal Ongpauco-Escudero better known as Heart Evangelista, is a Filipina actress,...  more
  • Alfred Vargas17

    Alfred Vargas

    E.S.P., Sine Novela

    BirthplacePhilippines, San Juan, Metro Manila


    Alfred Vargas (born October 24, 1981) is a Filipino public servant, actor and model. He was...  more
  • Piolo Pascual18

    Piolo Pascual

    Lobo, Noah

    BirthplacePhilippines, Manila


    Piolo Jose Nonato Pascual (born January 12, 1977) is a Filipino film and television actor,...  more
  • Angel Locsin19

    Angel Locsin

    Lobo, Imortal

    BirthplaceSanta Maria, Philippines


    Angelica Locsin Colmenares (born April 23, 1985) is a Filipina television and film actress,...  more
  • Jolina Magdangal20

    Jolina Magdangal

    Coffee Prince, Art Angel

    BirthplaceQuezon City, Philippines


    Jolina Magdangal-Escueta (born Maria Jolina Perez Magdangal; 6 November 1978) is a Filipino...  more
  • Cristine Reyes21

    Cristine Reyes

    May Bukas Pa, Reputasyon

    BirthplacePhilippines, Marikina


    Ara Marie Cristine Reyes-Khatibi (born February 5, 1989) is a Filipina actress. She became a...  more
  • Yasmien Kurdi22

    Yasmien Kurdi

    Do Re Mi, Dear Friend: Madrasta

    BirthplacePhilippines, San Juan, Metro Manila


    Yasmien Kurdi-Soldevilla (née Yuson, born January 25, 1989 in San Juan, Metro Manila,...  more
  • Claudine Barretto23

    Claudine Barretto

    Komiks, May Bukas Pa

    BirthplaceManila, Philippines


    Claudine Margaret Castelo Barretto (born July 20, 1979) is a Filipino film and television...  more
  • Richard Gomez24

    Richard Gomez

    ASAP, Encantadia

    BirthplaceManila, Philippines


    Richard Gomez (born April 7, 1966) is an athlete, television presenter, director and...  more
  • Luis Manzano25

    Luis Manzano

    Crazy for You, Your Song

    BirthplaceSan Juan, Metro Manila, Philippines


    Luis Philippe Santos Manzano (born April 21, 1981), also known by his nickname Lucky, is a...  more