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Bianca Umali's TV Career Timeline in GIFs
Get to know our prom special cover girl by going back to how she started in the biz.
PHOTO Mark Jesalva

From child star to teen star, Bianca Umali has gone so far. We take you back to our prom cover girl's beginnings on television in this career timeline we put together for you. 

2009

One of Bianca's first appearances was on the show, Darna, which starred Marian Rivera. She later appeared on Kaya Kong Abutin ang Langit and became a mainstay on the kiddie show, Tropang Potchi, where she was seen until 2013.

Bianca Umali Tropang Potchi GIF

2011

Bianca appeared the following year on the fantasy-drama show about a girl in search of her father, Magic Palayok, as Dina. Check out how adorable she is (the bangs!) in this publicity photo.

Bianca Umali in Magic Palayokvia GMA Network

2012

Bianca also had a supporting role on the fantasy series, Paroa: Ang Kwento ni Mariposa, which starred fellow teen actress Barbie Forteza with Ruru Madrid and Miguel Tanfelix

Bianca Umali in Paroa: Ang Kwento ni Mariposa

2013

In this year, the budding young actress appeared on Maynila's Best Bet ng Puso, Love & Lies, Mga Basang Sisiw, One Day, Isang Araw: Gamer Girl, and Unforgettable.

Bianca Umali in Mga Basang Sisiw

However, her most memorable role that year was probably on Magpakailanman's episode, School Bullying Caught on Cam. Here she played Abby, a public school student who was bullied so bad by a gang on school grounds.

Bianca Umali in Magpakailanman

2014

The past year was a big one for Bianca as she appeared on several TV shows, like Niño (where she was paired with Miguel), Ismol Family, Dading, and Seasons of Love Presents First Dance, First Love. She also became a regular performer for afternoon variety show, Sunday All Stars, where she shows off more of her talents aside from acting.

Bianca Umali in Sunday All Stars

2015

This year, Bianca and Miguel's onscreen pairing is back with the primetime TV show, Once Upon a Kissa modern retelling of the classic tale wherein a boy wakes up from a coma after getting a kiss from his childhood friend. The two fall in love and work hard to be together even if their families didn't really like each other.

Bianca Umali and Miguel Tanfelix in Once Upon a Kiss

Grab a copy of the prom special with Bianca and Jane Oineza on the cover, which comes free when you buy the December 2014-January 2015 issue or subscribe to the digital edition via App StoreBuqo, or Zinio.

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