Pinoy Celebrities Who are Originally from Cebu


Have you wondered who are the actors and actresses are from Cebu?

Here are 4 famous celebrities that are originally from Cebu.

Isabel Oli (Maria Olivia Daytia)

A Filipina Model and actress. Isabel Oli was born on October 20, 1981 in Cebu City. She studied Computer Science in University of San Jose-Recoletos.
First aired in “It Might be you” in year 2004 and transfer in GMA network in 2006 where she became the stardom in Sugo with Richard Gutierrez. She was an actress in Moments of Love, maging Akin ka Lamang and Gagambino. She is married to John Prats since May 16,2015 and they have a child together.

Kim Chiu (Kimberly Sue Yap Chiu)

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A Chinese-Filipino actress, singer,tv host and endorser.
Born on April 19,1990 and raised by her grandmother in Tacloban, Leyte.
She was a Big winner of the Teen edition of Pinoy Big Brother in 2006. She got famous through her first teleserye in Sana Maulit Muli with Gerald Anderson and won as a Box Office Actress in her movies and followed by Tayong Dalawa, Kung Tayo’y Magkakalayo, My Binondo Girl, Ina,Kapatid,Anak” and she’s awarded as a best actress.
She's currently in a relationship with Xian Lim.

Ellen Adarna (Ellen Meriam Go Adarna)


A Filipina Model and actress.
Born on April 2, 1988 in Cebu,Cebu City.
She is the only daughter of her parents. They are known for their motels inside and outside Cebu.
Model of Candy, FHM, Uno, Preview,  Esquire, Women’s Health.
Her first appearance in Bubblegum in 2010 until 2013 and recieved awards through the show. After that, she went into filming in “Ang Agimat at si Enteng Kabisote” in a minor role and followed by “Captain Barbel, Survivor Philippines: Celebrities Double Showdown, Tween Academy: Class of 2012, Alice Bungisngis and her wonder Walis,Boy Pick-up: The Movie, Indio, Basement, Betong Sumaya.
She transferred in ABS-CBN in 2013 and signed the contract with Star Magic. She was first seen in The Singing Bee, ASAP, The Buzz, Gandang Gabi Vice.
Her breakthrough was having roles in Pasión de Amor, You’re Still the One, The Greatest Love of All and Langit Lupa

Matteo Guidicelli (Gianmatteo Fernan Guidicelli)

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A Filipino Actor, model, kart driver, and singer.
Born on March 26, 1990 in Cebu, Cebu City.
He became famous through his racing career, started when he was 11. He received several awards in Kart Racing including Three-Time Winner of Karter of the Year award.
He took Theatre course in Brent International School. He also attended in Columbia College in Chicago for 2 years in B.A. in performing Arts in Musical Theatre.
He started in acting through ABS-CBN when he joined sitcom Go Kada Go (2007), followed by Kung Fu Kids, Ligaw na Bulaklak, Agua Bendita. He also have been a part of Happy Yippee Yehey, My Binondo Girl, Catch me I’m In love, My Cactus Heart, Dolcé Amor and many more.