International Celebrities You Probably Didn't Know Are Filipino.

International Celebrities You Probably Didn't Know Are Filipino.

Filipinos seems to be all over the world. Whether they migrated in one country or working hard for the future of their family. But little that we know that some of Filipinos are very famous in the big screen of international scene.

Here are some of the international celebrities who has a Filipino blood.

Jessica Sanchez

Jessica Elizabeth Sanchez is a Mexican-Filipino American singer and songwriter originally from Chula Vista, California. She was the runner-up on the eleventh season of the reality show American Idol. (Allan Pineda Lindo), is an American-Filipino musician, rapper, singer, and record producer, best known as a member of the Grammy Award-winning hip hop group The Black Eyed Peas.

Dave Bautista

David Bautista, Bautista was born in Washington, D.C. His mother, Donna Raye, has Greek ancestry, and his father, David Michael Bautista (a still-active hairdresser in the DC area), is the son of Filipino immigrants.

Cheryl Burke

Professional dancer Cheryl Burke (Dancing With the Stars) is of Filipino, Russian, and Irish decent. Burke was born in San Francisco, California and grew up in Atherton, California. She is of Filipino descent and is the daughter of Sherri (Bautista) and Stephen Burke.

Cassie Ventura

Singer/songwriter and model/actress Cassie (Cassandra Ventura) is the daughter of a Filipino father and a mother of African-American, Mexican and West Indian descent

Tia Carrere

Born Althea Rae Duhinio Janairo, Tia Carrere (Relic Hunter, Wayne's World, Lilo & Stitch) is of Filipino decent. According to Carrere, she is of Filipino, Chinese and Spanish ancestry.

Phoebe Cates

Best known for her role as Linda Barett in the movie, "Fast Times at Ridgemont High," Phoebe Cates is of Filipino, Russian, and Jewish heritage.

Mark Dacascos

Martial arts actor and "Chairman" of Iron Chef, Mark Dacascos is of Filipino, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, and Irish decent.

Vanessa Hudgens

"High School Musical" actress Vanessa Ann Hudgens is of Chinese-Spanish-Filipino-Irish-Native-American decent.

Enrique Iglesias

Singer Enrique Iglesias is of Spanish and Filipino decent. Iglesias was born in Madrid, Spain, and is the third and youngest child of Spanish singer Julio Iglesias and Filipina-Spanish socialite and magazine journalist Isabel Preysler. 

Monique Lhuillier

Born in the Philippines, fashion designer Monique Lhuillier is also of Spanish and French decent.

Vanessa Minnillo

Vanessa Minnillo (MTV's TRL and Entertainment Tonight) is Filipino, Italian, and Irish.

Lou Diamond Phillips

Lou Diamond Phillips, best known for his roles in "La Bamba" and "Young Guns," is Filipino, Scottish, Irish, and Cherokee.

Nicole Scherzinger

p***ycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger is Filipino, Hawaiian, and Russian.

Rob Schneider

Rob Schnieder (Deuce Bigalow, The Hot Chick, You Don't Mess With the Zohan) is Filipino and Jewish.

International Celebrities You Probably Didn't Know Are Filipino. International Celebrities You Probably Didn't Know Are Filipino. Reviewed by Tunying on February 25, 2018 Rating: 5

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