Valeen Montenegro

Valeen Montenegro Vicente (born June 10, 1990) is a Filipina actress and model.

Valeen Montenegro
Born
Valeen Montenegro Vicente

(1990-06-10) June 10, 1990 (age 30)
Alma materDe La Salle–College of Saint Benilde
OccupationActress, model
Years active2006 - present
AgentStar Magic (2006-08)
Talent5 (2008-2015)
GMA Artist Center (2015-2019)
GMA Network (2015-present)
VEDA Productions (2019-present)
Parent(s)Iñaki Vicente (father)

CareerEdit

Montenegro started her acting career as one of the new talents launched by ABS-CBN's talent management arm Star Magic in 2006.[1] Her first acting role was in a one-episode stint in the comedy fantasy series Da Adventures of Pedro Penduko, playing a younger version of Gloria Romero's character Maria.

In 2007, Montenegro appeared in Ysabella and played a ghost in her first feature film Hide and Seek.[2]

In 2008, Montenegro was cast in TV5's teen drama series HushHush and sketch comedy show Lokomoko.

Montenegro appeared on the cover of FHM Philippines' July 2015 issue.[3] She appeared again on the cover of the magazine's November 2017 issue, this time with her Bubble Gang co-stars Kim Domingo, Chariz Solomon, Jackie Rice, Denise Barbacena, Arra San Agustin, Lovely Abella and Arny Ross.[4]

Personal lifeEdit

Montenegro is the granddaughter of actors Mario Montenegro and Letty Alonzo.[1][5][3] Her father, Iñaki Vicente, was a footballer for the Philippine national team.[6][7][8]

Montenegro obtained her degree in fashion design and merchandising from De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde in 2013.[9]

FilmographyEdit

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes Source
2006 Komiks Presents: Da Adventures of Pedro Penduko Young Maria
2006 Crazy for You Luna
2006 Your Song Presents: Half Crazy
2006 Star Magic Presents: Abt Ur Luv Gwen [2]
2007 Star Magic Presents: Abt Ur Luv Ur Lyf 2 Gwen
2007 Ysabella Lima Amarillo [2]
2007 Maalaala Mo Kaya Camille's sister Episode: "Barko" [10]
2008 Star Magic Presents: Astigs in Luvin' Lyf Ella
2008 Your Song Presents: Kapag Ako Ay Nagmahal Mao
2008 Maalaala Mo Kaya Sara Episode: "Hair Clip" [11]
2008 HushHush Roxy
2008–2009 Lokomoko Herself - Various roles
2009 Your Song Presents: Underage Ana Marie Zuriaga
2009–2010 Lokomoko High Herself
2010 My Darling Aswang
2010 Hapi Together Elizabeth
2010–2013 Lokomoko U Herself / Various roles
2010 Pidol's Wonderland Alicia
2010–2011 P.O.5 Herself - Host
2011 Midnight DJ Becky Episode: "Atake ng Kapre"
2012 The Jose and Wally Show Starring Vic Sotto Ashley Villanueva
2012 Kapitan Awesome Georgina
2012 Artista Academy Herself - Host
2013 Jeepney Jackpot: Pera o Para! Herself - Host [12]
2013 Tropa Mo Ko Unli Herself
2015 No Harm, No Foul Didi [13]
2015 Happy Truck ng Bayan Herself - Host
2015–2019 Sunday PinaSaya Herself / Various roles [14]
2015–present Bubble Gang Herself / Various roles [15]
2015 Princess in the Palace Gwen Dizon [14]
2016 Juan Tamad Mayumi
2016 Poor Señorita Piper Villon [16]
2016 Karelasyon Marita Episode: "Kulam" [17]
2016 Dear Uge Anne Episode: "Face Your Problem"
2016 Tsuperhero Jennifer
2016 Karelasyon Bela Episode: "Kasunduan"
2017 Dear Uge Jenny Episode: "User-friendly"
2017 Encantadia Bathalumang Haliya
2017 My Korean Jagiya Cindy
2018 Sherlock Jr. Mylene / Audrey Velasco
2018 Pepito Manaloto Roxy
2018 My Special Tatay Young Via
2019 Beautiful Justice Miranda Ocampo

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes Source
2007 Hide and Seek Ella Cabuena [2]
2009 Nandito Ako Nagmamahal Sa'Yo Rubylyn Alba
2015 My Bebe Love: #KiligPaMore Cielo [18]
2016 Every Room is a Planet Yannie
2017 Mang Kepweng Returns Rachelle
2017 The Write Moment Joyce

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Santos, Manila P. (January 6, 2009). "Valeen Montenegro Enjoys Juggling College and Showbiz". Showbuzz. ABS-CBN.com. Archived from the original on April 29, 2012. Retrieved October 10, 2010.
  2. ^ a b c d Erece, Dinno (October 5, 2007). "Star Magic Talent Valeen Montenegro Plays a Ghost in her First Movie". Philippine Entertainment Portal. Archived from the original on June 7, 2020. Retrieved August 6, 2016.
  3. ^ a b "Remember her? Valeen Montenegro makes FHM debut". ABS-CBN News. June 29, 2015. Retrieved October 15, 2016.
  4. ^ Bigtas, Jannielyn Ann (October 26, 2017). "Bubble Gang girls come together for November FHM cover". GMA News. GMA News. Retrieved June 8, 2020.
  5. ^ Gonzales, Gelo (June 29, 2015). "Valeen Montenegro Is FHM's July 2015 Cover Girl!". Summit Media. FHM Philippines. Archived from the original on October 18, 2016. Retrieved October 15, 2016.
  6. ^ de Calma, Archie (January 21, 2008). "Aldred Gatchalian and Valeen Montenegro keep Cupid out of their 'Working Team'". Philippine Entertainment Portal. Retrieved October 15, 2016.
  7. ^ "Iñaki Vicente". Kaya FC Academy. Retrieved October 15, 2016.
  8. ^ Garcia, Ma. Angelica (January 12, 2020). "Valeen Montenegro's dad Iñaki Vicente passes away". GMA News. GMA News. Archived from the original on May 19, 2020. Retrieved June 7, 2020.
  9. ^ Donato, Jerry (February 15, 2013). "Valeen is a very Happy Kapatid". The Philippine Star. Retrieved September 17, 2016.
  10. ^ "Barko (Asian Cruise)". Maalaala Mo Kaya. Retrieved August 2, 2016.
  11. ^ "Hair Clip (Frame-up)". Maalaala Mo Kaya. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  12. ^ Gorgonio, Sol (February 8, 2013). "Bukod sa Starlet, Cesar Nagparamdam din kay Valeen Montenegro?!". The Philippine Star (in Filipino). Pilipino Star Ngayon. Retrieved August 6, 2016.
  13. ^ "TV5 Dribbles Basketball and Comedy in 'No Harm No Foul'". Manila Standard. Showbitz. July 5, 2015. Retrieved August 6, 2016.
  14. ^ a b Jimenez, Joyce (January 21, 2016). "Valeen Montenegro's Camp Denies Involvement in Ciara-Jojo Marital Problem". The Philippine Star. Retrieved August 6, 2016.
  15. ^ "Valeen Montenegro, Ipinakilala na sa Publiko ang Long-time Boyfriend". GMA News (in Filipino). September 29, 2016. Retrieved September 30, 2016.
  16. ^ "Valeen Montenegro Denies Causing Separation of Joe Oconer and Ciara Sotto". GMA News. March 20, 2016. Retrieved August 6, 2016.
  17. ^ "'Kulam,' Susunod sa 'Karelasyon'". GMA Network. July 5, 2016. Retrieved August 6, 2016.
  18. ^ Red, Isah V. (December 27, 2015). "'My Bebe Love: #Kilig Pa More' Tops Opening Day Gross". Manila Standard. Simply Red. Retrieved August 6, 2016.

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