Jem Macatuno is a Filipino actor, singer, and songwriter. He became known to the public as one of the competitors in the singing contest The Voice Teen Philippines in 2017. He also became one of the housemates in the reality show Pinoy Big Brother – Otso (PBB-8) edition. Both reality shows are programs of ABS-CBN network.
Nickname –> Jem
Birthdate –> May 14, 2000 (age 21)
Birthplace –> Pampanga, Philippines
Mother –> Alegria Macatuno (Girlie)
Trivia –> Jem was known as the “Fantacoustic Cabalen of Pampanga” during his stay at the Big House. He is engaged in writing poems as a hobby.
Family and Childhood
Jem came from a big family in Pampanga. His father was a former provincial engineer but when he was laid-off, the family experienced hardship. So Jem needed to find a way to help. Know more about Jem’s background by watching the video below.
In 2017, Jem Macatuno joined the ABS-CBN national singing competition The Voice Kids Philippines. He picked Bamboo Mañalac but he was eliminated during the third round (sing-off). In 2019, he was accepted as one of the housemates of Pinoy Big Brother – Otso edition. On the 35th day of the show, he was evicted. Watch the video below to appreciate the singing talent of Jem.
2021 – Section St. Valentine: The Disappearance Of Divine
2020 – Sagutan: Buti Pa Siya
2019 – Kadenang Ginto
2019 – Gandang Gabi Vice (as guest)
2019 – PBB-Otso
2017 – The Voice Kids Philippines
In 2020, Jem Macatuno was part of “Tabing Ilog The Musical”, a stage adaptation of ABS-CBN’s TV series Tabing Ilog, a teen drama series top-billed by John Lloyd Cruz, Kaye Abad, Patrick Garcia, Paula Peralejo, Paolo Contis, Desiree del Valle, Baron Geisler, and Jodi Sta. Maria and shown from 1999 to 2003.
See also: List of Famous Filipino Actors