We are all astounded with the beauty and allure of many Kapamilya celebrities. A number of them owe their gorgeousness to their mixed ancestry. Their looks might have opened doors for them in showbiz, they have since proven their worth as exceptional artists and woke, responsive individuals. In this edition of Kapamilya Snaps, let’s take a look at these stunning Kapamilya female celebrities who are half-Filipinos!
Bea Alonzo is half-Filipino and half-British. The actress’ real name is Phylbert Angelie Ranollo Fagestrom. Her breathtaking beauty has always left us smitten ever since we first laid our eyes on her in 2002’s K2BU and Kay Tagal Kang Hinintay. Beyond this beauty is her unchanging acting prowess. Be it in the genre of romantic-comedy or in serious drama, Bea has proven time and time again how a versatile actress she is. She even went out of her comfort zone and explored the world of being a scriptwriter and an entrepreneur. And her beauty transcends her captivating physical features and her incredible talents as she also has a genuine heart of gold. With the crisis brought by the pandemic, Bea herself initiated to extend help to the selfless frontliners through her co-founded organization, I Am Hope.
Yassi Pressman’s mother is Filipina while her father is British. You can see it in her light complexion and angular facial features. Yassi is certainly one of the women in her generation who looks just effortlessly beautiful. Even if she wears simple makeup, her unmistakable charm always fascinates us. Her bushy brows and soulful brown eyes are just a few of her assets that always leave us stunned. Needless to say, it is not only beauty that Yassi has, but also her amazing talent in dancing and acting. The FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano leading lady has always charmed our hearts every time we see her admirable portrayal of her character in the hit series.
Bela Padilla is also half-British. Her mother is a Padilla, but her real name is Krista Elyse Hidalgo Sullivan. Having an angelic face, Bela is definitely one of the country’s finest and most beautiful actresses. Recently, she entered the skincare business as she became the co-owner of a beauty company based in Seoul.
Dubbed as the “Dyosa” in the Philippine showbiz, Filipino-Australian Anne Curtis has graced us timeless beauty through these years. She bloomed even more during her pregnancy and when she finally became a mom to her adorable daughter Dahlia Amélie. Many women have envied Anne’s pregnancy glow as she exuded more grace and beauty. Right now, Anne is living her best life as a loving mother to Dahlia and a devoted wife to husband Erwan Heussaff. We definitely miss Anne host and perform on It’s Showtime, but we’re sure we’ll see her back on our TV screens again soon!
What else do we have to say about the beauty that always leaves everyone mesmerized and stunned? Everything has been probably said about the almost-perfect beauty that Filipino-American actress Liza Soberano has. There is actually no existing photo of her that cannot make gaze at her gorgeousness. But there is so much more than her captivating physical assets – and that’s her commendable acting prowess and her ‘woke’ personality. We’ve seen her flourish in her acting career but what made us idolize her more was her sense of involvement in taking part in addressing the social issues in the country. And that is enough reason why people admire her.
The real name of Sue Ramirez is Sue Anna Garina Dodd. The young actress is the daughter of a retired senior officer of the U.S. Department of State. Upon entering the entertainment scene during her teenage years, Sue already caught our attention with her talent, grace and confidence, which improved as she matured. Aside from her allure, her supporters also look up to her admirable personality. She looks fierce but she really is a huge ball of sunshine and her presence just really brings joy to the people around her. From portraying minor supporting stints in Kapamilya shows such as Annaliza, Angelito, and Mula sa Puso, Sue took on bigger roles, such as her most recent stint on A Soldier’s Heart.
As we all know, Chinita Princess Kim Chiu is half-Filipino and half-Chinese. She won everyone’s hearts when she won as the Big Winner in Pinoy Big Brother Teen Edition 1 way back in 2006. Since then, Kim has shown us what she’s capable of doing and that she’s so much more than her pretty and sweet face. From then on, Kim has grown so much as an actress as she is now considered one of the premier leading ladies in Philippine showbiz.
The father of Jessy Mendiola is half-Lebanese and half-British. But her Filipino beauty, courtesy of her Pinay mom, still shines. It’s evident how gorgeous Jessy has always been with her porcelain skin and striking physical assets. But she’s still not an exemption to all the hate and bashing. Jessy received a lot of hurtful comments from the netizens throwing judgments on her. This is one of the reasons why Jessy once doubted and became insecure of herself. But now, Jessy has learned the art of ‘deadma’ and wholly accepts and loves herself.
The Moroccan-Filipino beauty that actress Sarah Lahbati has never fails to leave us in awe. She spent a great time living in Switzerland but she also loves it here in the Philippines where she succeeded in her career and built her own family. On March 14, she became more stunning as she tied the knot with her now husband, Richard Gutierrez in a very intimate wedding. Sarah was the most beautiful bride that day with her lovely white dress by Mark Bumgarner. Even when Sarah casually posts pictures of her, people including celebrities and her sister-in-law Ruffa Gutierrez couldn’t help but give her flattering comments. May it be in photos from an event or a photoshoot, Sarah just looks gorgeous as always.
Another Filipina-Moroccan actress, Ivana Alawi, is getting much attention because of her almost-perfect body features and her mesmerizing beauty. Ivana’s real name is Mariam Sayed Sameer Marbella Al-Alawi. People couldn’t help but gush over her every time they see pictures of her. Apart from that, people also idolize her for her commendable talent in acting. In fact, the sexy actress impressed everyone with her acting on FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano. She was last seen in the teleserye Sino Ang Maysala? Mea Culpa.
Check out this Kapamilya Snaps video to know more about these mesmerizing half-Filipino beauties.