Gerald Anderson is a American-Filipino actor, producer and model. He is also a basketball player who plays for the Marikina Shoemasters of the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL).
Real Name –> Gerald Randolph Anderson Jr.
Nickname –> Gerald
Birthdate –> March 7, 1989 (age 30 years)
Birthplace –> Subic, Zambales, Philippines
Father –> Gerald Randy Anderson, Sr. (American)
Mother –> Evangeline Opsima from General Santos City, South Cotabato
Brother –> Kenneth Anderson
Sister(s) –> 2
Height –> 5′10″ (1.78)
School –> Spring Creek Academy, Texas
Gerald just recently broke up with actress Bea Alonzo. Although he claimed that no third party was involved, their relationship was on the rock ever since Julia Barretto became his leading lady in the movie Between Maybes. Previously, he was linked to Sarah Geronimo, Maja Salvador and Kim Chiu.
In 2006 at the age of 17, Gerald started his career in the entertainment industry as an official housemate of the first edition of ABS-CBN Pinoy Big Brother – Teen edition. He placed third with Kim Chiu as the big winner. That same year, he was cast in several television programs of the same TV network which became his home studio until now. He also got his first movie project in 2006.
Notable Television Programs
2020 – A Soldier’s Heart
2017 – Ikaw Lang Ang Iibigin
2015 – Nathaniel
2014 – Mars Ravelo’s Dyesebel
2013 – Bukas Na Lang Kita Mamahalin
2012 – Toda Max
2011-2012 – Budoy
2010 – Kung Tayo’y Magkakalayo
2009 – Tayong Dalawa
2008 – My Girl
2007 – Sana Maulit Muli
2006-2007 – Aalog-Alog
2006 – My Boy My Girl
2006-present – ASAP
2006 – Pinoy Big Brother – Teen edition 1
Go here to see all the movies of Gerald Anderson.
Gerald is one of the few Filipino actors who received the most number of acting awards having won more than twenty best actor awards and nominations from different award-giving bodies. In addition, he also received best supporting actor awards and nominations. As early as 2012, he was given the title “Prince of Philippine Movies” by the GMMSF Box-Office Entertainment Awards.
Scandals and Controversies
See also: List of Famous Filipino Actors