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Yasmin Isabel "Yassi" Yasto-Pressman (born 11 May 1995)[1] is a Filipino British model, actress, television personality, singer and dancer.

Yassi Pressman
Born
Yasmin Isabel Yasto-Pressman

(1995-05-11) 11 May 1995 (age 24)
NationalityFilipino British
OccupationActress, model, dancer, singer, VJ, Host
Years active2006–present
AgentStar Magic
(2006–2007)
GMA Artist Center
(2009–2015)
ABS-CBN
(2006–2009;
2015–present)
Viva Artists Agency
(2013–present)
TV5 (2015-2016)
Musical career
Genres
LabelsViva Records
Associated actsPop Girls

Early lifeEdit

Pressman was born in British Hong Kong to a British father and a Filipino mother from Isabela. Her second name, Isabel, is a reference to her mother's home province. Pressman has four sisters, Abby, Cara, Siobhan and Issa, and one brother.[1]

CareerEdit

2006–2016Edit

In 2006, she was cast in the ABS-CBN drama series Gulong ng Palad as the young Luisa before transferring to GMA Network three years later in 2009 to become one of the female dancers of SOP. Pressman was known as the "Princess of the Dance Floor" of Party Pilipinas. When SOP was replaced by Party Pilipinas, Pressman became a part of Sayaw Pilipinas together with Mark Herras, Sef Cadayona, Rocco Nacino, Steven Silva, Mayton Eugenio, Diva Montelaba, and Wynwyn Marquez.

In 2013, Pressman signed a contract with Viva Entertainment.

In 2014, she was cast as Lorraine "Lory" Keet in the movie Diary ng Panget with her partner Andre Paras. Pressman also starred as Audrey Dela Cruz in the film Talk Back, and You're Dead.

In 2015, Pressman returned and signed a contract once again on ABS-CBN then became a regular performer in ASAP. She is currently portraying Alyana in FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano as a main character and Cardo’s remarried wife after dating Marco (JC Santos).

2016–presentEdit

In 2016, she stars in the TV adaptation of the late Fernando Poe Jr. film FPJ's Ang Probinsyano as Alyana Arevalo-Dalisay, the love interest of Ricardo Dalisay portrayed by her leading man Coco Martin. Pressman is having a good chemistry together with Martin, creating all-time high records of ratings in all episodes.

Before the latter, that same year, Pressman also joined the reality show Pinoy Big Brother: Lucky 7.

In 2017, Pressman dances in ASAP with Maja Salvador in the Full Circle.

Pressman is a former VJ of MTV Pinoy and can be seen in shows like MTV Shoutout, MTV Halo Halo, MTV The OPM Show, MTV Senti, and Yandre's Playlist.[2]

FilmographyEdit

TelevisionEdit

Drama and ComedyEdit

Television
Year Title Role Network
2006 Gulong ng Palad Young Luisa ABS-CBN
2009–2010 SOP Herself GMA Network
2010–2013 Party Pilipinas Herself
2010 Ilumina Ayra
I Laugh Sabado Herself Q
2011 Time of My Life Terry GMA Network
2011–2012 Tween Hearts Eunice Fuentabella
2012 Luna Blanca Kate
Makapiling Kang Muli Vanessa
2012–2013 Cielo de Angelina Rhoda
2013 Magpakailanman: The Louise delos Reyes Story Yuri
Dormitoryo Sophie
2013–2015 Sunday All Stars Co-Host / Performer
2014 Paraiso Ko'y Ikaw Young Yvette
2015 Wattpad Presents : Mr. Popular meets Ms. Nobody: Still In Love (Part 2) Mandy Aguilar TV5
Wattpad Presents: My Fiance Since Birth Alexandra "Alex" Sanchez
Princess in the Palace Perla GMA Network
ASAP Performer ABS-CBN
2016 Born to Be a Star Host TV5
Pinoy Big Brother: Lucky 7 Celebrity housemate ABS-CBN
2016-present FPJ's Ang Probinsyano Alyana Arevalo-Dalisay

FilmEdit

Film
Year Title Role
2011 Tween Academy: Class of 2012 Caitlin
2012 Si Agimat, si Enteng Kabisote at si Ako Sol / Winged Horse
2013 Kaleidoscope World (film) Elsa
2014 Diary ng Panget Lorraine "Lory" Keet
Talk Back and You're Dead Audrey dela Cruz
2015 Felix Manalo Via Dela Vega
Wang Fam Elenita Sera
2016 Miracles Are Forever (To Love And To Live) Leonor
Girlfriend for Hire Nami San Jose
Camp Sawi Jessica
2018 Ang Pambansang Third Wheel Trina
Para Sa Broken Hearted Shalee
Born Ready Leona
2019 Powerpuff Girls Z Rolling Bubbles

DiscographyEdit

Studio albumsEdit

Discography
Year Album Producer Notes
2015 Yassi (Viva Records, 2015) Debut album
2017 Isang Daang Habangbuhay (Viva Records, 2017) Single

Awards and recognitionEdit

Pressman was included for FHM 100 Sexiest Woman for the first time at the 78th spot which she tied with Louise delos Reyes which won by Marian Rivera in 2014 and in 2015 which near Julie Anne San Jose at 57th spot, Pressman has a name conflict to FHM models with the same nicknamed "Yassi", Ayissa Coo (which compared to Ellen Adarna and Joyce Ching) and Isabelle Benitez (which compared to former FHM model Niña Jose). She is also appeared for Candy Magazine for August 2015, dominating Summit Media for its 20th anniversary with Julie Anne San Jose for Preview and Nadine Lustre for Men's Health Philippines on its featured babe.

Year Award/Critics Category Result Note
2013 Metro Manila Film Festival Kaleidoscope World – Official Entry Nominated
2014 Star Cinema Awards Favorite Movie Best Friend Won
FHM Philippines 100 Sexiest Woman Rank # 78
2015 Rank # 57
PhilPop Awards Best Music Video "Edge of the World – Yassi Pressman and Josh Padilla" Won
2016 Anak TV Awards Makabata Star Won
29th Awit Awards Best Dance Recording for "LALA – Yassi Pressman" Won
PMPC Star Awards Female Star of the Night Won
Push Awards Popular Dance Cover for "Work" Won
Yes! Magazine 100 Most Beautiful Stars Included
Star Awards for Music 2016 Best New Female Recording Artist of the Year Nominated
2017 Zalora Style Awards Most Stylish Female Nominated
48th Box Office Entertainment Awards Most Promising TV Actress of the Year Won
FHM Philippines 100 Sexiest Women Rank # 27
Yes! Magazine 100 Most Beautiful Stars Included
Push Awards Push Dance Cover with Issa Pressman Won
7th EdukCircle Awards Best Actress - Television Series Nominated
31st PMPC Star Awards For Television Best Drama Supporting Actress Nominated
30th Awit Awards Best Dance Recording for "Dumadagundong – Yassi Pressman" Won
AnakTV Awards 2017 Credible, Wholesome and Worth Emulating by the Youth Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Lastrilla, Gary Ann (23 July 2016). "Get to know Yassi Pressman's family". ABS-CBN. Retrieved 10 September 2016.
  2. ^ Yassi Pressman. gmanetwork.com

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