20 most beautiful Filipino actresses and stars in 2021 (updated)
The Philippines is renowned for its talented and artistic citizens. It is home to Filipinas, who showcases diverse beauty that captures the hearts of many. Anne Curtis, Angel Locsin, Marian Rivera, and Heart Evangelista are just some of the most beautiful Filipino actresses. Who among these actresses, including the most recent additions, is the most beautiful in 2021?
For decades now, Filipina beauty has consistently been recognized not just locally but also internationally. The country’s showbiz industry is filled with talented and pretty girls, and the diversity is quite impressive.
20 most attractive Filipino actresses
It is no secret that Filipinos are the most attractive actresses in the world. No wonder they are consistently winning beauty pageants worldwide as people are mesmerized by their exceptional appeal.
The most beautiful girls in the Philippines have also found their way into the entertainment industry, delivering great presentations in their roles.
1. Marian Rivera
Marian Riviera is one of the most renowned Filipino actresses. She was born on August 12, 1984, in Madrid, Spain and is best known for her roles in Marimar, Dyesebel, Amaya, and Temptation.
On top of this, the Spanish-Filipino model and actress is famous for her works in various magazines like UNO, MEG, Preview and also some commercial advertisements (SkinWhite Lotion, Sky Flakes Biscuits).
She started modelling during her school days by appearing in various television commercials. Later, she got her big break from a television soap opera called Kung Mamahalin Mo Lang Ako, Agawin Mo Man Ang Lahat, and others.
2. Anne Curtis
Anne Curtis is a popular and beautiful Filipino actress, model, singer, and host with Australian roots. She is famous for acting in television series like Dyosa, Kampanerang Kuba, Hiram, Dysebel and many more. Anne has also played significant roles in movies like Aurora, Buybust, Just a Stranger, The Gifted, A Secret Affair, and No Other Woman.
Curtis’ career breakthrough was between 2004 and 2010. During this period, she moved from GMA Network to ABS-CBN and acted alongside other beautiful and popular actresses in the Filipino entertainment industry.
Anne's remarkable skills haven't gone unnoticed. She has received a Metro Manila Film Festival Award, three FAMAS Award nominations (winning one), 3 PMPC Star Awards for movie nominations, 2 Luna Awards nominations (winning one), and 6 PMV Star Award for TV nominations (winning two).
3. Angel Locsin
Angel Locsin is one of the most attractive female celebrities in the Philippines. She is a film producer, model, actress, and fashion designer.
Her career breakthrough in the entertainment industry was in the fantasy-themed television series Mulawin, where she played Alwina. Her role as the superheroine Darna in the television series of the same name boosted her reputation.
Angel has numerous awards and achievements. One of the most significant is the Star Award for movie Actress of the Year for In the Name of Love. In 2013, she won the Gawad PASADO Award for Four Sisters and a Wedding.
4. Maja Salvador
Maja Salvador, the well-known Filipina actress, dancer, model and singer, has the most attractive looks in the Philippines entertainment industry. Like other Philipines actresses, she started with minor roles. One of the most significant in the early years of her career is the Filipino drama series It might Be You.
She made her movie debut in the horror movie Sukob in 2006, which was a massive success. Over time and by partaking in numerous television and movie roles, Maja has become one of the most popular beautiful celebs in the Philippines.
5. Carla Abellana
Carla Angeline Reyes Abellana is a great Filipina actress and commercial model. She is known for her lead role in Sine Novela: Basahang Ginto (2009), Kung Aagawin Mo Ang Langit (2011), Makapiling Kang Muli (2012) and Because of You (2015).
Interestingly, she began her career as a commercial model. It wasn't until 2009 that she audited for Zorro. Instead, GMA Network cast her in a lead role in Rosalinda, a change of the Mexican telenovela of a similar name.
6. Christine Reyes
Christine Pascual Klenk (born on February 5, 1989), known professionally as Christine Reyes, is a Filipina actress and model. She gained recognition from GMA-7's reality television program, StarStrcuck, where she was a contestant. Currently, she is managed by Viva Artists Agency and is a contract artist of ABS-CBN.
7. Kisses Delavin
Kisses Delavin stands out amongst Philippines actresses because of her skills and fantastic beauty. She has a massive following on her Instagram account full of gorgeous and beautiful images.
Kisses rose to fame as a contestant of the reality television show Pinoy Big Brother, where she was placed second. Another great thing about the actress is that she was one of the Vivo celebrity ambassadors during the Vivo V7+ mobile phone launch in 2017.
Her involvement in such a significant event shows that she has a great stance in the Filipino entertainment industry.
8. Kim Chiu
Kim Chiu, born in Xiamen, China, in April 1990, is a Chinese Filipino actress and model. One of her most significant roles is in the television series Sana Maulit Muli in 2007. The actress has also won the Most Promising Female Star Award.
Chiu also gained popularity by winning the reality television series Pinoy Big brother: Teen Edition. After winning, she became part of Star Magic and started appearing on several ABS-CBN shows like Love Spell, First Day High and many more.
9. Liza Soberano
Hope Elizabeth Soberano, also known as Liza Soberano, is a famous Filipina actress. Her mother is a Filipina, and her father is American. She started in a range of television series and films, including Wansapanataym, Kung Ako'y Iiwan Mo, She's the One, and Must Be Love.
She rose to prominence after playing the protagonist in the romantic comedy television series Forevermore with her love team and real-life boyfriend, Enrique Gil.
Liza has captured the eyes and the heart of many people because of her ethereal beauty. She is also one of the most beautiful Filipino women, and her beauty has been recognized internationally. She is also the only Filipina who made it to the top 10 of the 100 Most Beautiful Women in the World 2019 by entertainment blog, Thermometer.
10. Kathryn Bernardo
Who doesn't know Kathryn Bernardo? She is one of the most beautiful and famous actresses in the Philippines. Together with her love team and real-life partner, Daniel Padilla has many supporters all around the globe.
She became known for her role as Mara in the TV series Mara Clara. She has also starred in other TV series Princess and I, Got to Believe, Pangako Sa 'Yo, and many more.
On top of that, she is the first and only Filipina actress who breached the 800-Million mark for two movies. She currently holds the highest-grossing Filipino film of all time for the movie Hello, Love, Goodbye.
11. Nadine Lustre
Nadine Lustre's beauty is indeed captivating. She is the type of girl who can pull off heavy and straightforward make-ups, different hairstyles, and out of ordinary fashion statements. The actress also got a good body physique, which makes her even hotter.
Nadine is a former member of the all-female group Pop Girls. She rose to fame after playing the lead role of Eya Rodriguez in the film adaptation of the famous Wattpad novel titled Diary ng Panget.
In 2018, her performance as Joanne Candelaria in the romantic drama film Never Not Love You received critical acclaim and garnered her several awards.
12. Janella Salvador
If you are into sassy girls, you might want to check out one of the most renowned Pinay celebrities, Janella Salvador. Her beauty is simple yet captivating. Aside from having a pretty face, she also has a beautiful voice.
She debuted as an actress in the hit family series Be Careful with My Heart and starred in Oh My G! and So Connected. In the series The Killer Bride, she showed how much she has grown as an actress and instantly captured the heart of many viewers.
13. Jane De Leon
Another pretty girl on the rise is Jane De Leon. The Star Magic artist is set to follow the footsteps of Angel Locsin and Marian Rivera in playing the role of Darna, an iconic Filipino superhero. Many people were surprised when she got the part, but even more astonished with the beauty and sexiness of the actress.
Jane may be taking on the most significant movie role in her career, but she's no stranger to acting. She appeared in the movies Walwal and The Debutante, and TV shows such as Ipaglaban Mo, La Luna Sangre and Halik, where she played Maggie Bartolome.
14. Julia Barreto
If you are a sucker for girls with divine beauty, you should check out Julia Baretto, one of the most beautiful Filipino actresses. She is part of the Barreto clan, which is in the showbiz industry.
She rose to prominence after being part of ABS-CBN's Kokey, where she played the lead role of Anna Calugdan. She has successfully starred as the protagonist of the 2014 melodrama fantasy series Mirabella.
15. Maine Mendoza
If you are looking for a girl who is an absolute stunner among Philippines actresses, Maine Mendoza is the one. She is best known for her viral Dubsmash videos and her role as Yaya Dub in the noontime variety show Eat Bulaga.
Her rise to fame is often described as phenomenal and unconventional due to the unscripted forming of the AlDub love team in Eat Bulaga in 2015, where she was paired with Alden Richards.
The actress is pretty (even without doing anything), but she becomes even more stunning when she speaks as she is full of wit. Her face, character and kind heart make her shine every time.
16. Janine Gutierrez
Janine Gutierrez looks like a real-life Barbie and is likely the most beautiful girl in the Philippines. She is an intelligent woman, as she graduated from Ateneo de Manila University with a degree in European Studies. She is currently a contract artist of GMA Network.
17. Sanya Lopez
Sanya Lopez is a Filipino actress known for her portrayal in the afternoon series, The Half Sisters, as Lorna. In 2016, she gained media attention and rose to fame after being announced as the new Hara Danaya of the 2016 television remake of GMA Network's Encantadia.
18. Gabbi Garcia
Another morena beauty who’s been making a name in the industry is Gabbi Garcia. Gabbi’s simplicity is what makes her beautiful. She has unique skin, natural black hair, and height, physical attributes that make her stand out among other artists. She is also a good singer, which makes her more attractive.
19. Bianca Umali
Bianca always posts bared-face photos, which proves that even without make-up, she is gorgeous. She also has an incredible physique, which makes her even more alluring. The actress is young and is destined for outstanding achievement in the future, considering her current trajectory.
20. Vivoree Esclito
Vivoree Esclito is another young blood rising in the showbiz industry and has made an incredible mark among the most attractive female celebrities. Her fresh vibe is what makes her pretty. There's something about her beauty that makes her emerge. She's got this inviting kind of charm that makes you want to stare at her face for a long time.
The young girl isn’t only talented in acting but can sing as well. Vivoree is an alumnus of the famous Pinoy Big Brother, where she showcased her talent in writing songs.
These beautiful Filipino actresses indeed represent the diverse beauty of Filipinas. Their uniqueness makes them worthy of being part of the most beautiful female celebrities in the Philippines. Who's your favourite?
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