There’s no denying that many of the country’s biggest leading ladies today joined show business during their younger years. For example, Belle Mariano used to be an adorable child star before becoming the award-winning actress we know her as today.
Consequently, a good majority of Belle’s childhood experiences revolve around her passion for the entertainment industry. From using her first suweldo for a shopping spree to traveling abroad with her Goin’ Bulilit friends, Belle genuinely enjoyed her early days in the spotlight. Still, that’s not to say that Belle only focused on her acting when she was a kid. Just like any other Filipino 2000s liner, she also obsessed over Pet Society, binge-watched Friends, and crushed on BTS’ Jung Kook.
Learn even more about Belle’s childhood in this nostalgic episode of Candy Firsts: