Metro Manila may be the hub of entertainment in the country, but other areas in the Philippines have just as much to offer to the entertainment industry. You may not know it, but some of this generation's promising stars are actually the pride and gems of places outside the metro. Ever wondered where your favorite celebs grew up? Below, we list down 10 stars and their hometowns.
Diana was born in Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija and raised in New Zealand. The former Pinoy Big Brother housemate still goes back to her province and even celebrates important occasions (like Christmas and her birthday) there.
The actress and singer is originally from Davao del Norte. She was known as the Singing Sunshine ng Davao during her PBB days.
Before trying his luck over at Bahay ni Kuya, Joshua lived in Bauan, Batangas.
The actress dubbed as the Box Office Queen is originally from Cabanatuan, Nueva Ecija.
Elisse was born and raised in Balanga City, Bataan.
The Kapuso star's hometown is Camarines Sur, Bicol.
Ella is originally from Bustos, Bulacan. She even got a chance to open a milk tea branch in her hometown back in 2019.
Sue's hometown is in Negros Occidental, and one of her go-to beach spots is also in the area!
Ronnie is proud to have been born and raised in his hometown, Binan, Laguna.
Before moving to London, Bailey’s family lived in Cebu. According to Bailey, Bisaya is actually his first language. He only learned English when his family moved abroad.
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