Even before Krystal joined the show, she already shone on the theater stage.
Krystal’s major appearance in the theatrical scene was when she played the titular role in the Manila staging of Annie. Recognizing her outstanding portrayal of the well-known character, the Philstage Gawad Buhay Awards named her Best Child Actress in 2016.
After Krystal’s success in Annie, she then became part of a local theater production of another classic Broadway musical, The Sound of Music. She played the role of Brigitta, one of Captain Von Trapp’s kids.
Preceding her theatrical stints, Krystal starred as John Lloyd Cruz and Meryll Soriano’s daughter in the Indie Film Honor Thy Father, wherein she won Best Child Performer in the 2015 Metro Manila Film Festival.
She also won the Best Performance by a Child/Children Recording Artist for her Christmas song “The Little Child” in the 2017 Awit Awards.
Joining the second season of Your Face Sounds Familiar Kids, Krystal proved to everyone that she certainly has that world-class talent that was further honed in the show. Here is how Krystal stood out in the competition.
Week 1 – Miley Cyrus
On her very first performance, Krystal already showed that she’s destined for stardom. She made emotions pour out in her performance of Miley Cyrus’ hit single “Wrecking Ball.”
Week 2 – Stevie Wonder
Krystal proved her versatility as she transformed into the multi-instrumentalist and legendary singer-songwriter Stevie Wonder. She amazed everyone with her performance of Stevie’s “Overjoyed.”
Week 3 – Jessie J
She made the crowd dance and party! Krystal topped the third week’s ranking as she gave a galvanizing performance of Jessie J’s “Domino.”
Week 4 – Britney Spears
Transforming into the pop princess Britney Spears, Krystal proved us that she also has a talent in dancing. Krystal’s performance of Britney Spears’ “Oops I Did It Again” was truly “on fleek” like what judge Ogie said.
Week 5 – Pilita Corrales
Our precious darling Krystal has turned into the Asia’s Queen of Songs. Her regal air was really felt in her performance of Pilita Corrales’ ‘Kapantay ay Langit’.
Week 6 – Alicia Keys
Aside from being able to sing like Alicia Keys, Krystal really got her looks! Her performance of Alicia’s “Empire State of Mind” placed her on the top of this week’s ranking.
Week 7 – Sam Smith
Krystal extraordinarily transformed into a guy again, this time the hit artist Sam Smith. She left everyone in awe as she performed Sam’s hit single “Lay Me Down.”
Week 8 – Dionne Warwick
She stunned the jury once again with her “tita moves”, portraying all Dionne Warwick’s nuances. Krystal gave us a classic performance of Dionne’s ‘Say a Little Prayer’.
Week 9 – Sheena Easton
Her icon, Sheena Easton, was challenging but she brilliantly pulled it off. Everyone felt very emotional after Krystal performed Sheena’s “Almost Over You.”
Week 10 – Zsa Zsa Padilla
Krystal clearly became the divine diva Zsa Zsa Padilla. She gave an exceedingly enjoyable performance of Zsa Zsa’s ‘Mambobola’.
Week 11 – Toni Gonzaga
She showed everyone that she really has that star power as she transformed into the multimedia star Toni Gonzaga. Krystal was indeed outstanding in her performance of Toni’s “Catch Me I’m Falling”.
Week 12 – Avril Lavigne
She was a rocker chic icon who’s very far from her sweet and charming personality, but Krystal exceptionally became Avril Lavigne in her performance of “Complicated.”
Week 13 – Marilyn Monroe
Like diamonds, Krystal proved how precious her talent she is as she dazzlingly transformed into one of the most iconic American artists in the 50’s. She excellently performed Marilyn Monroe’s “Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend”.
Week 14 – Toni Braxton
Even though Toni Braxton’s music genre is far from Krystal’s, she proved that she can still give us a wonderful performance. She gave a soulful rendition of Toni’s ‘You Mean the World to Me.”
Week 15 – Kylie Minogue with Justin Alva
Kilig feels! Krystal’s duet of ‘Especially for You’ as Kylie Minogue with Justin Alva have really thrilled everyone.
Witness how Krystal will shock us in her last performance for the ultimate face-off! Watch the grand showdown live on August 18 and 19 at the UP Theatre.