The Filipino celebrity JC Santos is an actor, singer, and dancer. He is popularly known for his fabulous starring roles in Jay, The Janitor, and many other movies and television series.
Throughout his acting career, the actor has gained a substantial amount of income, and his fame grown incredibly.
JC Santos profile summary
- Birth name: John Carlo Abrugar Santos
- Date of birth: November 19th, 1988
- Birthday: November 19th
- JC Santos age: 31 years
- Zodiac sign: Scorpio
- Place of birth: Pampanga, Philippines
- Nationality: Filipino
- Profession: Singer. actor, and dancer
- Agent: Viva Artists agency
- Height: 5 ft 8 inches or 173 cm
- Weight: 64 kg or 141 pounds
- Eye color: Black
- Hair color: Black
- S*xual orientation: Straight
- Marital status: Married
- Spouse: Shyleena Herrera
JC Santos biography
John Carlo Abrugar Santos was born on November 19th, 1988, in Pampanga, Philippines. He is the son of Edwin Santos, a seaman, and Elizabeth Gutierrez, an overseas Filipino worker. The actor has a sister called Janine.
Is Caleb Santos JC Santos brother?
Even though the pair have acted together in the 2017 Blockbuster movie dubbed 100 Tula Para Kay Stella co-starring alongside Bela Padilla, the two are not brothers. Caleb is a singer, songwriter, and actor.
JC went to the University of the Philippines Diliman, Manila, Philippines to pursue Theatre Arts. He also studied Musical Theatre at the Circle in the Square Theatre School based in New York City. However, he decided to go back to the Philippines and establish a career in acting.
The actor commenced his acting career in Theater while he was still a student. He then moved to mainstream entertainment in 2008 and appeared in his first movie called Jay as Larry.
The movie marked his entry in the Philippines entertainment industry, and he has acted in various films and television series. Below is her filmography.
- Life of Lam-Ang (Tanghalang Pilipino) as Lam-Ang in 2019.
- Buwan at Baril sa E♭ Major as Pari in 2017.
- Constellations as Roland in 2016.
- Games People Play as Julio in 2015.
- Kung Paano Ako Naging Leading Lady as Jeryc Sans Rival in 2015.
- Bilanggo ng Pag-ibig as Abdallah in 2015.
- Adarna as Don Juan in 2013.
- Lulu as Alva in 2009.
- Atang as Amado V. Hernandez / Artemio Ricarte in 2008.
- Isang Panaginip na Fili as Basilio in 2008.
- Hinabing Pakpak ng Ating Mga Anak as Aktor II in 2008.
- Orosman at Zafira as Zelim in 2008.
- The Silent Soprano as Stanley in 2007.
- As You Like It / Paano Man Ang Ibig as Silvius in 2007.
- Passion of the Christ as Apostle James in 2007.
JC Santos movies
- Kintsugi in 2020.
- Motel Acacia as JC in 2020.
- On Vodka, Beers, and Regrets as Francis in 2020.
- Miracle in Cell No.7 as Mambo in 2019.
- Tayo Muna Habang Hindi Pa Tayo as Carlo in 2019.
- Open as Ethan in 2019.
- Single/Single: Love is not Enough as Steve in 2018.
- The Day After Valentines as Kai in 2018.
- Mr. And Mrs. Cruz as Raffy Cruz in 2018.
- Meant To Beh as Christian Balatbat in 2017.
- 100 Tula Para Kay Stella as Fidel Lansangan in 2017.
- Nabubulok as Rommel in 2017.
- Hinabing Pakpak ng Ating mga Anak as Gabriel in 2016.
- Sakaling Hindi Makarating as Manuel in 2015.
- Imbisibol in 2015.
- Diary ng Panget as an assistant in 2014.
- Esprit de Corps as Mac in 2014.
- The Janitor as Kito Ponce in 2014.
- Jay as Larry in 2008.
- 24/7 as Angelo "Jelo" Sumilang in 2020.
- Call Me Tita as Karl Montalban in 2019.
- Project Feb 14 as Corinto Diego "Cody" Liwanag in 2019.
- Maalaala Mo Kaya as Gio in 2018.
- FPJ's Ang Probinsyano as Marco Cabrera in 2018.
- Eat Bulaga! in 2017.
- Ikaw Lang ang Iibigin as Percy Manicad in 2017.
- Ipaglaban Mo! as Karlo De Guzman in 2017.
- Wansapanataym: Annika Pintasera as Jerome Reyes in 2017.
- I Can Do That as a contestant in 2017.
- Till I Met You from 2016 to 2017 as Alejandro "Ali" Nicolas.
- FPJ's Ang Probinsyano as young Don Emilio Syquia in 2016.
- Ipaglaban Mo! as Gino in 2016.
- Tubig at Langis as Noah in 2016.
- Forever Sucks as TL Tony in 2016.
- Karelasyon as Patel in 2015.
- Ipaglaban Mo! as Edmund in 2015.
- ASAP as a performer in 2015.
- FlordeLiza as Jason in 2015.
- Magpakailanman as Ronnel in 2014.
- Mundo Mo'y Akin as JC in 2013.
JC Santos and Bela Padilla movies
JC Santos and Bela Padilla have featured together in four best-selling movies. After acting in 100 Tula Para Kay Stella, The Day After Valentine’s, and Miracle In Cell No. 7, the two returned on the big screen with On Vodka, Beers, And Regrets in 2020.
Achievements and awards
In his illustrious career so far, the celebrated actor has bagged the following awards.
- In 2015, he was nominated for the Best Actor, during the Gawad Urian Awards.
- In 2017, during the Gawad Buhay Awards, he was awarded the Outstanding Male Lead Performance for her unique role in Constellations.
- In 2019 during the QCinema International Film Festival, he was nominated for the Best Actor by Pylon Award.
- During the Metro Manila Film Festival in 2019, he was nominated for the Best Supporting Actor award.
- During the 51st Box Office Entertainment Awards in 2020, she won the Most Promising Male Star for Movies.
Who is JC Santos wife?
JC's wife is called Shyleena Herrera. The singer revealed to the media that the couple quietly got married in September 2019. The two were former schoolmates in high school.
After JC Santos wedding, their family was blessed with a daughter in February 2020. John Carlos Santos baby is called River Altheia.
Previously, the actor was in a relationship with Teetin Villanueva. After four years of being together, the lover birds broke up in 2018.
JC Santos IG
The Filipino celebrity enjoys an incredible following on social media. His Instagram page has 342,000 followers. You can follow him on Instagram using the link below.
JC Santos is indeed one of the finest talents in the Philippines Entertainment industry. His career as an actor has earned him fame as well as a substantial amount of wealth. The actor is a role model for many young and upcoming actors worldwide.