She was only 16 years old when we first met her via her remarkable and triumphant stint in Pinoy Big Brother All In in 2014, wherein she was hailed as the 2nd Big Placer, next to Daniel Matsunaga who was declared the Big Winner.
Due to her captivating beauty and admirable personality, not to mention her impressive musical and vocal prowess, we found ourselves truly smitten with the “Singing Sunshine of Davao” Maris Racal. As she stepped back to the outside world, she has proven that there’s indeed more to her as she also ventured in acting, which we’re able to see on her teleserye debut as a supporting cast member in the Piolo Pascual and Iza Calzado-starrer Hawak Kamay.
Alongside her continuously flourishing musical career, she’s also been omnipresent both on the small and big screen as she appeared in various Kapamilya programs and a number of films, through which she’s able to amaze us further with her exceptional acting chops. And at present, she’s winning hearts via her impeccable portrayal of Peachy in the primetime series Pamilya Ko.
Her current role definitely enables Maris to showcase her versatility as an actress for it allows her to exude her various facets and her dramatic flair as well. From being the feisty and easy-going gal who loves fashion and social media, we’ve witnessed Peachy transform into a fierce young woman who would never hesitate to get herself involved in intense scuffles in pursuit of fighting for her beloved family and for herself as well.
But among the scenes she’s in, it was her confrontation scene with Irma Adlawan’s character Loida that made her a trending topic in social media and got everyone clamouring for her to be recognized by any award-giving bodies for TV because of how her unbelievable performance opposite the revered veteran actress.
Revisit the seven instances when Maris astonished us with her acting brilliance by watching this Kapamilya Toplist video.