There are Pinoy celebrities who went from rags to riches
- They exhibit the value of hard work
- Now they're reaping the benefits
Rising from the quagmire of poverty takes a lot of courage, dedication and perseverance. Many of the Pinoy celebrities that you see on TV and film, with their mansions and luxury cars actually went from rags to riches.
They are the ones who used to toil every single day just to make ends meet, until they were given opportunities in showbiz, which they really took care of.
Some of them you may already know, but there are many of them which you may be surprised about.
Yes, Kuya Willie was not born with a golden spoon. He used to be a sidekick who was made to follow orders of others. Now, he has a yacht, several real estate properties, luxury cars and a very good career.
If there's one person who can tell you what struggles an OFW goes through abroad, it's Coco Martin. Before the Hanggang Kailan actor, and now Ang Panday producer became the famous face in Philippine TV, he worked as a waiter and caregiver in Canada.
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Do you know that the Philippine Queen of Comedy was once a saleslady at a department store before she became a successful actress? Yes, she must have encountered rude customers, a demanding boss, and bashers right at the workplace!
Like Coco Martin, Echo has tried almost everything. he became a driver, service crew and even sold fish as he tried helping his mother to make ends meet.
Yes, the now congressman used to serve burgers and fries at a restaurant. Thanks to his tall dark and handsome attributes, he got into showbiz and finally married the beautiful Lucy Torres.
So if these celebs made it, there's no stopping anyone from reaching his dreams. Like what Vice would say, "kapit lang." Oh and by the way, Vice Ganda is also another rags to riches story.
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