Ana Roces

Ana Roces (born Marinela Adad-Baterina on February 2, 1976) is a singer and actress in the Philippines. She was a former 1990s teen idol and cast member of That's Entertainment.

Ana Roces
Marinela Gutierrez Adad

(1976-02-02) February 2, 1976 (age 44)
Metro Manila, Philippines
OccupationActress, television series, singer
Years active1988–present
AgentGMA Network


She starred in the 1992 comedy film Alabang Girls with Andrew E. She also starred in the film Oo Na, Sige Na (1994) as the partner of Robin Padilla's character.

She played as the mother of Sharlene San Pedro in the ABS-CBN TV series Calla Lily in 2006. She was glad when reunited with her That's Entertainment batch mates Romnick Sarmienta and Cris Villanueva who were also part of Your Song Presents Boystown, where she portrayed for the first time as a mother of a teenager (2009).

Personal lifeEdit

Roces is the youngest child and only daughter (after two brothers) of Rene Adad, who's connected with Coca-Cola and is the incumbent president of the Philippine Football Federation, and Carmina Gutierrez-Adad. Roces has an Arab descent (Lebanese) like Yasmien Kurdi (Lebanese), Jessy Mendiola (Lebanese), Uma Khouny (Israeli Arab), Charlie Davao (Jordanian) and Dawn Zulueta (Palestinian).

Ana Roces has two children, Carmela and Mateo. She is married to Atty. Trandy Baterina.



Year Title Role Network
2019 Sahaya Irene Alvarez-Maglayao GMA Network
2019 Ipaglaban Mo: Paasa Myla Serafin ABS-CBN
2018 Pamilya Roces Lily Renacia GMA Network
Stories for the Soul: Tenement Diday
Precious Hearts Romances Presents: Araw Gabi Harriet De Alegre ABS-CBN
2017 Ikaw Lang ang Iibigin Sandra Reyes-Chan
2016 Maalaala Mo Kaya: Mikropono Annie
2015–2016 FPJ's Ang Probinsyano Nora Montano-Guzman
2015 Once Upon a Kiss Daisy GMA Network
2014 Maalaala Mo Kaya: Nurse Cap Senior Nurse ABS-CBN
Luv U Jennifer Sevillamayor
The Singing Bee Herself
2013 Anna Karenina Daisy Manahan GMA Network
Wansapanataym: Flores De Yayo Flor ABS-CBN
Wansapanataym: Kilalang Kilala Ka Ba Niya? Kathy
2012 A Beautiful Affair Natalia Saavedra
Maalaala Mo Kaya: Flash Cards Guest
Alice Bungisngis and her Wonder Walis Matilda Asuncion GMA Network
2009 Your Song: Boystown Glenda Santillian ABS-CBN
2008 Codename: Asero Ellen GMA Network
Lovebook Presents: Break-up Diaries Carla TV5
E.S.P: The Haunt for a Ghost Guest GMA Network
2007 Impostora Alexis Alvarado
2006 Makita Ka Lang Muli Supporting Role
Komiks Presents: Da Adventures of Pedro Penduko Guest ABS-CBN
Calla Lily Sari
1999 Beh Bote Nga Maan GMA Network
1988–1990 That's Entertainment Herself / Host


  • The Girl in the Orange Dress as Nikki Villegas/Anna's Biological Mother
  • How to Be Yours as Anj's Sister (2016)
  • Beauty in a Bottle as Joy Madamba (2014)
  • For the First Time as Abby Villaraza (2008)
  • Tiyanaks (2007)
  • Bangers (1995)
  • Matimbang Pa sa Dugo (1995)
  • Abrakadabra (1994)
  • Oo Na Sige Na (1994)
  • Mistah (1994)
  • Abel Morado: Ikaw ang May Sala (1993)
  • Ikaw (1993)
  • Kadenang Bulaklak (1993)
  • Alabang Girls (1992)
  • Pretty Boy (1992)
  • Si Lucio at si Miguel: Hihintayin Kayo sa Langit (1992)
  • Miss Na Miss Kita (Utol Kong Hoodlum II) (1992)
  • Mahirap Maging Pogi (1992)
  • Small and Terrible (1991)
  • Shake, Rattle & Roll II (1990)
  • I Have 3 Eggs (1990)
  • Lessons in Love (1990)
  • Katabi Ko'y Mamaw (1990)
  • Regal Shocker: The Movie (1989)


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