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:
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?
The old photo was taken in 1978, when Diamond Star Maricel Soriano was still a child actress at the age of 13.
His recent wedding proposal to his longtime girlfriend Marian Rivera trended online.
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).
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.
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.
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.
This veteran actress has been active in the industry for almost 60 years.
Back in his days when colored photographs were a rare sight to behold, he’s got more hair and more smile than now.
Did you know that Miss Nora Aunor is the most nominated and awarded Filipino actress both locally and internationally?
Just to be clear he is not a Filipino, I added him on the list to pay tribute.