#Throwback: 10 Famous Filipino Personalities Then And Now (Part 2)

You may have seen them when they are already adults, but how do these famous personalities look like when they were younger?
posted on: Friday, August 15, 2014
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Here’s Part 1 and Part 3.                                            


Some famous Filipino personalities do really age well. Some may look cuter when they were young, but some are just late bloomers who look better now that they’re adults.

So here are some photos of Pinoy personalities then and now:

1. Vice President Jejomar Binay

jejomar binay then and now

spot.ph | mbc.com.ph

Jejomar Binay was the longest-serving Mayor of Makati and was considered the dark horse during the 2010 elections. He was eventually elected as the 15th Vice President of the Philippines, defeating Mar Roxas.

Does he look cute back then?

2. Maricel Soriano

maricel soriano then and now

en.wikipilipinas.org | whynotcoconut.com

The old photo was taken in 1978, when Diamond Star Maricel Soriano was still a child actress at the age of 13.

3. Dingdong Dantes

dingdong dantes then and now

pinoyexchange.com | pinoystop.com

His recent wedding proposal to his longtime girlfriend Marian Rivera trended online.

4. Gloria Diaz

gloria diaz then and now

missuniverse.com | pep.ph

Gloria Diaz is the first Filipina to win the Miss Universe Pageant in 1969 held in Miami Beach, Florida.

There are only two Filipinas who won the Miss Universe Pageant, Gloria Diaz and Margarita “Margie” Moran (who won the crown in 1973).

5. Niño Muhlach

nino muhlach then and now

vebidoo.com | pep.ph

Niño Muhlach is a former child actor and cousin of Aga Muhlach. According to Video48, Niño Muhlach remains the highest paid child actor in the history of Philippine cinema.

6. Lorna Tolentino

lorna tolentino then and now

pinoyexchange.com | pep.ph

Did you know that Lorna Tolentino, Zsa Zsa Padilla and Amy Perez are first cousins?

Amy’s father, Abet Perez, is the brother of Lorna’s mother, Eloisa. Zsa Zsa’s mother, Esperanza, on the other hand, is the sister of Lorna and Amy’s mom and dad, respectively.

7. Eddie Gutierrez

eddie gutierrez then and now

movie-industry.blogspot.com | www.kellymedina.net

A matinee idol in his time, he had several affairs with fellow stars including Cebuana singer Pilita Corrales with whom he has one son, actor Ramon Christopher “Monching” Gutierrez.

He ultimately married another Cebuana, Annabelle Rama and fathered six children.

8. Gloria Romero

gloria romero then and now

pinterest.com | showbiz-portal.com

This veteran actress has been active in the industry for almost 60 years.

9. President Benigno Aquino III

president noynoy aquino then and now

pcij.org | getrealphilippines.com

Back in his days when colored photographs were a rare sight to behold, he’s got more hair and more smile than now.

10. Nora Aunor

nora aunor then and now

superstarnora.blogspot.com | pinoyparazzi.com

Did you know that Miss Nora Aunor is the most nominated and awarded Filipino actress both locally and internationally?


Young Janet Napoles

young janet napoles

GMA News via lionheartv.net

Robin Williams (RIP)

robin williams then and now


Just to be clear he is not a Filipino, I added him on the list to pay tribute.

Who’s your favorite then and now photo?

Who’s next?