Rodjun Cruz, whose real name is Rodolfo Othello Cruz Illustre, Jr, is a Filipino actor, singer, and dancer. This name does not sound new to you if you love staying up to date with the latest celebrity gossip in the Philippines. He recently got married to a famous actress, Dianne, in a grand wedding celebration, which was star-studded.
Rodjun rose to fame when he was cast to play the role of Jake Perez in the teenage drama series Lipgloss. Since then, the Filipino actor and singer has appeared in numerous television series such as Calla Lily (2006), May Bukas Pa (2009), Juanita Banana (2010), and so on. Apart from acting, Rodjun is famous for contesting in dance competitions such as U Can Dance.
- Full names: Rodolfo Othello Cruz Illustre, Jr
- Year of Birth: October 10, 1987
- Rodjun Cruz age: 32 years
- Nationality: Filipino
- Marital status: Married
- Profession: Actor, dancer, singer
- Rodjun Cruz height: 1.81m
- Rodjun Cruz Instagram: rodjuncruz
- Rodjun Cruz Facebook: OfficialRodjunCruz
Rodjun Cruz biography
He was born on 10th October 1987, at a place called Las Pinas in the Philippines. Rodjun Cruz parents' are Rodolfo Cruz and Beth Cruz. He has two brothers. Rodjun Cruz brother's name is Rayver Cruz. He is also a famous actor and dancer.
Cruz started his career as a host of the children's magazine show 5 and Up. He was a member of the Anim-E all-male dancing crew that consisted of six members. In 2006, he was cast to play the role of Jigo in the ABS-CBN TV series Calla Lily. One year later, Rodjun and other celebrity contestants joined the second season of U Can Dance Version 2.
At the end of the season, Rodjun and his dancing partner were named Grand Champion of U Can Dance Version 2, winning the grand prize of 250,000 pesos. The same year, he made a guest appearance in the "Mambabarang" episode of Komiks. In the year 2008, he was cast to play the role of Jake Perez in the teen drama Lipgloss, which ran for three seasons until 2009.
Here is a list of television programs he has starred in:
- 5 and Up (1993-2002) as the host
- Calla Lily (2006) as Jigo
- U Can Dance Version 2 (2007) as a contestant
- Komiks Presents (2007) as Rickey
- Lipgloss (2008-2009) as Jake Perez
- Tayong Dalawa (2009) as Stanley Jr.
- May Bukas Pa (2009) as Young Ringo
- Maalaala Mo Kaya (2009) as Anton
- Midnight DJ (2009) as Miguel
- Magkaribal (2010) as Calvin
- Juanita Banana (2010-2011) as Joaquin Buenaventura
- Fan*tastik (2011) as a performer
- Maalaala Mo Kaya (2011) as Isyot
- Carlo J. Caparas' Bangis (2011) as Musang
- My Husband's Lover (2013) as Martin Savanal
- Ang Dalawang Mrs. Real (2014) as Allan Real
- My Faithful Husband (2015) as Young Arnaldo
- Princess in the Palace (2015) as Kenneth
- Magpakailanman (2015) as Shem
- Karelasyon (2016) as Ricky
- The Story Of Us (2016) as Gino
- Karelasyon (2016) as Michael
- Encantadia (2016) as PaoPao
- Legally Blind (2017) as Joel Apostol
- Daig Kayo ng Lola Ko (2017) as Arnulfo
- The One That Got Away (2018) as Bernard
- Hindi Ko Kayang Iwan Ka (2018) as Edward Salazar
- Daddy's Gurl (2018) as Bomber
- TODA One I Love (2019) as Robert
- Haggang Sa Dulo ng Buhay Ko (2019) as Ben
- One of the Baes (2019-2020) as Martin Rivera
Here is a list of the films he has featured:
- Walang Kapalit (2016) as Guido
- Raketeros (2013) as Raymir
- I love you Pare Ko (2013) as Carlo
- Tuhog (2013) as Mark
Rodjun Cruz wedding
Is Rodjun Cruz married? What is Rodjun Cruz wife's name? These are some of the questions at the back of the mind of his fans. Well, he is Dianne Medina, an actress. They started dating on 23rd July 2007 and got engaged in October 2017.
Rodjun Cruz and Dianne Medina tied the knot on December 21, 2019, after being together as a couple for 12 years. The newlyweds held their grand wedding celebration at The Manila Cathedral together with their families and closest friends from the showbiz industry.
Rodjun Cruz baby
Rodjun Cruz latest news is all about the first child that the couple is expecting. Dianne is 17 weeks pregnant. The couple took to Instagram to share the good news. Dianne was thankful to God for blessing them with the baby. On Medina's Instagram page, she posted a photo of her holding her baby bump, and Cruz holding a sonogram of their baby. She captioned the photo with the message:
Today, as we celebrate the Resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ, we are also celebrating this gift of NEW LIFE inside me! We are immensely happy to announce that Rj and I are expecting! I’m 17 weeks pregnant!
Rodjun Cruz house
Rodjun and his wife unveiled their dream home and gave a sneak peek of what it looks like on the inside. This dream home features amenities including a swimming pool, gym, a 10-seater dining table, walk-in closet, a mini-theater, and so on. Medina took to her Instagram page to recall how hard the couple had worked on the property. She said:
Our first house and our first investment together. Two months in search for the best contractor, one month of fixing permits, one year and six months of house construction from the ground up, and two months of furnishing the house.
There is no doubt that Rodjun Cruz is an epitome of success. His passion for the screen has seen him rise through the ranks of the acting profession to become a renowned actor in the Philippines. With so much experience in the Filipino television industry, fans can only wait to see what he has in store for them.