When he was in 5th Grade, Piolo joined the school theater group, Teatro Ni Kiko, where he was introduced to the world of theater and acting. Piolo started studying AB General Education at the University of Santo Tomas. [3], In 2002, Pascual played the role of Jules in the award-winning film, Dekada '70. During one of the times that Piolo’s Dad disciplined him and Patricia, a family friend picked them up and on their way home stopped at the taping of German Moreno’s That’s Entertainment show. In 1996, Piolo moved to Los Angeles to live with his family and started working as an ER representative in the hospital that his mother worked in. "Ikaw Lamang", the theme song of the teleserye ", This page was last edited on 4 November 2020, at 04:39. He considers himself to be a Born-Again Evangelical Christian. Piolo Jose Nonato Pascual, was born on January 12, 1977 in Ospital ng Maynila Medical Center located in Malate, Manila. He studied at the St. Francis School in Santa Ana from where he completed his elementary and high school. Even with his Mom’s opposition, he went back to Manila to pursue his dream. “Esperanza” was the beginning of the "Piolo-Juday" loveteam, which is considered as one of the most successful team-ups in Philippine showbusiness. Pascual has a son, Iñigo Dominic Lázaro Pascual, born in 1997 with ex-girlfriend Donnabelle Lazaro. Even with the role of the villain, Piolo’s performance was noticed and his role was expanded till the end of the soap. But just a week before his Star Circle launch, he had to migrate to the United States. With his siblings, Hebreo 12:1 foundation was formed. He celebrated his 10th anniversary in 2007 with a coffee table book (Piolo: Believing), a fifth solo album (Timeless), and a solo concert in Araneta Coliseum. The year 2009 marked another milestone for Piolo. Even with Piolo’s success, he has not forgotten to give back to the community. Movies and TV shows were not the only medium that carved the name Piolo Pascual in Philippine showbusiness. In 2013, Pascual joined the PETA campaign, Free Mali, whose aim is to move Mali, the lone elephant in the Manila Zoo to a larger area. He was brought up in Manila alongside his 5 older siblings with whom he was very close too. It was in St. Francis that the young Peejay was introduced to acting. Successful concerts abroad also proved that. Eventually, Piolo and Patricia followed their mother to California before he turned 18. The show gained accolades from Banff World Media Festival and International Emmy Awards. He then expanded to producing a commercial film in “KimmyDora”, starring comedian Eugene Domingo under Spring Films, a production company he founded with three friends. [6][7] He starred in the Philippine version of Lovers in Paris together with KC Concepcion the same year. He joined a series called Sa Sandaling Kailangan Mo Ako, playing Raffy. He is the youngest son of Amelia "Amy" Nonato Pascual and Philip Victoriano Pascual. Piolo Pascual Favorite Things. Piolo was not only a healthy baby boy, but a baby born with 2 teeth. Pascual is a member of ABS-CBN's Star Magic. [10], Piolo Pascual is a Born-Again Evangelical Christian. He also has a huge fan base with more than 200k followers on Twitter, more than 2 million followers on Instagram, and more than 3 million followers on Facebook. Piolo Pascual Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics. The baby that was due December 8, 1976 was not delivered until January 12, 1977 by Dra. He is a father of two, Iñigo Dominic Lázaro Pascual and Alexandria Mesias both of whom were born on September 14, 1997. Piolo’s early education started in San Miguel Catholic School near his mother’s work at Malacanang. Body Part – Face; Source – YouTube. While growing up, Pascual enjoyed a close bond with his siblings—Chiqui, Paulette, Pam, Choi, and Patricia—despite their own father's early death. His 5th solo album Timeless hit Triple Platinum status. Mr. M (Johnny Manahan) signed him as one of the Star Magic artists. After its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival in May 2009,[5] Manila had its official Philippine premiere in cinemas in July 2009 as the opening film of the 5th Cinemalaya Film Festival. In 1994, Pascual started his career in That's Entertainment. Billboards lined up in highways with him endorsing brands such as Hammerhead, Max’s chicken, San Mig Coffee, Bench, Belo, Banco de Oro, etc. Older siblings Ana Carmina (Chiqui), Paulette Ann (Babsy), Pocholo Jose (Choi), Pamela Ann (Pam) and Patricia Ann (Pats) took care of him and of each other. Piolo’s father worked as an international film casting director in the Philippines. In the Philippines, a gold award means selling in excess of 12,500 albums and a platinum award means selling in excess of 25,000 albums. In 2008, he starred in a fantasy TV series Lobo together with Angel Locsin. Piolo is represented by Star Magic and ABS-CBN Entertainment. In between his various jobs, he managed to attend acting workshops. Pascual's album "Piolo Pascual: Platinum Hits" was repackaged. Piolo Jose Nonato Pascual (Tagalog pronunciation: [ˈpaskwɐl], born January 12, 1977)[1][2] is a Filipino film and television actor, singer, model, and producer. Ospital ng Maynila Medical Center, Malate, Manila, Philippines. His second album My Gift hit Platinum status as well. In his personal testimony, he shared, "I was at the top of my career when I surrendered my life to God. The most embarrassing habit of his that he loves doing is touching his chin. He joined the school’s theater, Teatro ni Kiko, when he was just in fifth grade. Piolo Jose Nonato Pascual, was born on January 12, 1977 in Ospital ng Maynila Medical Center located in Malate, Manila. Piolo Pascual as seen in a picture taken in January 2020 at Cove Manila (Piolo Pascual / Instagram) Piolo Pascual Facts. Piolo is very close to his mother and uploads pictures to his Instagram with her very often. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. After high school, he enrolled at the University of Santo Tomas, taking up Physical Therapy. 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His major achievement though came when he received the grand slam best supporting actor award from the movie “Dekada '70”, playing Jules, the son of veteran actors Christopher de Leon and Vilma Santos. He was also paired with award winning actresses in the likes of Claudine Barretto, Bea Alonzo, Maricel Soriano and Angel Locsin to name a few.