Ruru Madrid is a Filipino actor and model. He rose to fame when he was declared as a runner up in 2012 reality show Protege: The Battle for the Big Artista Break broadcast by GMA Network. Jump to movie list.
Real Name –> José Ezekiel Misa Madrid
Nickname –> Ruru
Birthdate –> December 4, 1997 (age 21)
Birthplace –> Zamboanga City, Philippines
Sister –> Rere Madrid
Height –> 5’9″ (174 cm)
School –> National Christian Life College
Religion –> Iglesia Ni Cristo
Ruru Madrid was the subject of recent rumors that he and actress Bianca Umali were dating but the former denied it. He was also reportedly in a relationship with former screen partner Gabbi Garcia but the later is now the girlfriend of actor Khalil Ramos.
Ruru Madrid started his career in the entertainment industry when he joined and became a runner-up in the GMA reality show Protege in 2012. He was the protege of Philip Salvador. That same year, he was given his first television program via Party Pilipinas and his first acting role in Paroa: Ang Kuwento ni Mariposa. Meanwhile, his first movie project was My Lady Boss released in 2013 and topbilled by Marian Rivera and Richard Gutierrez.
Notable Television Programs
2019 – TODA One I Love
2018 – Wagas: The Gladys Reyes and Christopher Roxas Love Story
2018 – Sherlock Jr.
2017 – Alyas Robin Hood
2016-2017 – Encantadia
2016 – Naku, Boss Ko!
2016–present – Sunday PinaSaya
2015-2016 – The Half Sisters
2015 – Let the Love Begin
2014 – My Destiny
2013 – Magpakailanman: Ang Pakawalang Anghel
2013 – Akin Pa Rin ang Bukas
2013 – Dormitoryo
2013 – Maynila: Faith in Love
2012 – Paroa: Ang Kuwento ni Mariposa
2012/2013 – Party Pilipinas
2019 – G!LU
2017 – Meant To Beh
2015 – 2015 – Felix Manalo
2014 – Overtime
2014 – Above the Clouds
2013 – Bamboo Flowers
2013 – My Lady Boss
2017 – Best Male Actor for Encantadia by 31st PMPC Star Awards for Television
2014 – Outstanding Breakthrough Performance by an Actor for Dormitoryo by 5th Golden Screen TV Awards
2013 – German Moreno Youth Achievement Award given by 61st FAMAS Awards
2013 – Best New Male TV Personality for Maynila: Faith in Love by 27th PMPC Star Awards for Television
Scandals and Controversies
Although Ruru is baring as much flesh in his photos, he has no sex scandal on record or any other controversy so far.
See also: List of Famous Filipino Actors