The celebrated Filipino star, Paolo Bediones, is a television host, radio commentator, newscaster and actor. He is famously known for his exemplary roles in Walang kapalit of 2003, Exodus: Tales from the Enchanted Kingdom of 2005 and Captain Barbell of 2006.
Paolo Bediones is intellectual, fascinating and very talented. His immense talent and hard work have made him one of the finest personalities in the entertainment industry of the Philippines. Regardless of his popularity, much about him is unknown to his fans. Here is everything you need to know about Paolo Bediones biography, illness, and relationship affairs.
Paolo Bediones profile summary
- Birth name: Paolo Antonio Barba Bediones
- Nickname: Pao
- Date of birth: March 17th, 1974
- Birthday: March 17th
- Paolo Bediones age: 45 years
- Zodiac sign: Pisces
- Place of birth: Manila, Philippines
- Nationality: Philippines
- Occupation: Entrepreneur, actor, TV presenter, journalist, newscaster, radio commentator
- Gender: Male
- Ethnicity: Asian
- Religion: Christianity (Roman Catholic)
- S*xuality: Straight
Paolo Bediones wiki, education and family
The celebrated actor was born on March 17th, 1974 in Manila, Philippines. He is the only son of Rodolfo Pineda Bediones and Maria Teresa Barba who have four children. His parents separated when he was still very young.
He pursued his studies at the Ateneo de Manila University.
Is Paolo Bediones related to Ferdinand Marcos?
He is related to the former president through her maternal link. Paolo's mother Maria Teresa is the daughter of Fortuna Marcos-Barba who is the sister of Ferdinand Marcos.
Career and achievements
He began his career as a commercial model, and whenever his name come up, we cannot avoid thinking about GMA's Extra Challenge and Survivor Philippines because he was the host of these two popular programs. He was also a host for Channel 5 and on the Filipino Text Show from 1996 to 1998 among other programs.
In 2009, he was a news anchor and worked alongside famous anchors such as Cheryl Cosim and Erwin Tulfo.
Additionally, he has also worked as a radio presenter for Radyo5 92.3 News FM as part of the News5 team.
In 2003, he made his acting debut in a movie called Walang Kapalit. He featured as Teddy. Other than this movie, he has appeared in several films and television series.
- Walang Kapalit (2003) as Teddy
- Exodus: Tales from the Enchanted Kingdom (2005) as Haring Bantayan
- Shake, Rattle & Roll XI (2009) as a newscaster
Paolo Bediones TV shows
- S-Files (1998)
- Digital LG Quiz (1999)
- Extra! Extra! (2006)
- Pinoy Meets World (2006)
- Binibining Pilipinas 2007: The Pageant (2007)
- Whammy! Push Your Luck (2007)
- Tok! Tok! Tok! Isang milyon pasok! (2007)
- Survivor Philippines (2008-2009)
- Kaya (2014)
Awards and recognition
Throughout his illustrious career, the star has won numerous awards and nominations. The awards are as follows.
- During the PMPC Star Awards For Television in 2005, he won the Best Showbiz Oriented Talk Show Host for his role in S-Files.
- In 2004, 2005 and 2006, he won the Best Reality Competition Program Hosts for Extra Challenge during the PMPC Star Awards For Television.
- During the 21st PMPC Star Awards For Television in 2007, he was awarded Best Travel Show Hosts for Pinoy Meets World.
- During the 23rd PMPC Star Awards For Television in 2009, he scooped the Best Reality Show Host for Survivor Philippines.
How rich is Paolo Bediones?
According to Celeb Money, Paolo Bediones net worth range between $100000 to $1 million. He has amassed his wealth from acting, hosting, entrepreneurship, news casting and radio commentary.
Paolo Bediones wife and relationship affairs
The celebrated star is not married yet. However, he has dated Abigail Lesley Cruz and Tisha Silang before.
Abigail is a Filipino actress who is famous for joining and being a runner up in the Binibining Pilipinas of 2007. The actress dated Paolo from 2007 to 2009 when they broke up because of an exposed s*x tape. Paolo Bediones girlfriend Tisha Silang on the other hand dated the Philippine actor from 1998 to 1999.
He has also been linked to another lady called Grace Lee. According to an article published in the Philippine News, Grace Lee and Paolo Bediones were rumored to be dating, but the actor denied the allegations.
Controversial Paolo Bediones scandal
The Filipino star's career was in limbo following a leaked s*x tape involving him and his then-girlfriend Abigail Cruz. The incident ruined his reputation as well as changed his career.
Who is the girl in Paolo Bediones scandal?
The identity of the girl in the s*x tape is so far unknown. However, other netizens think otherwise. According to some, the lady in the tape is either China Roces or Angel Gutierrez.
China Roces Paolo Bediones
A section of fans felt that China Roces was the lady in the leaked private tape. China Roces is a model and actress from Pasig City. She has modeled for companies such as Tanduay, Burker King, and FilAsia.
Angel Gutierrez Paolo Bediones
Angel Gutierrez also suffered the same fate as China Rose after netizens linked her to the private video. Other ladies whose names were dragged into the video scandal include Helen Grace Garbo Gonzalez and Michaela Monteverde.
Is Paolo Bediones suffering from psoriasis?
In 2017, the host surprised his fans when he of suffering from psoriasis. According to his post, Paolo Bediones health condition had been a big bother.
He further went ahead to shade more light on the difficulties experienced by people suffering from the same ailment in the Philippines. He said,
Every day we have to mentally prepare ourselves before we go out into the world. Each one of us insecure, knowing someone will notice the discolored patch of skin or the white flakes. Knowing someone would like to ask about it, but feel uncomfortable doing so.
Paolo Bediones illness, psoriasis, is a non-communicable chronic disease characterized by incessant itching, scratching, occasional bleeding and scabbing.
Paolo Bediones Instagram account
You can follow him on Instagram using the following link.
- Instagram page: @paolobediones
If you are a fan of the Filipino entertainment industry, then the name Paolo Bediones is not new to you. He is a famous actor and an inspiration to many actors around the world.