Marcelito Pomoy is a Filipino male singer with a golden “female voice”. He rose to international fame when he joined and won as 3rd runner-up in America’s Got Talent contest of champions from around the world. Previously, he won in the Philippines Got Talent.
Real Name –> Marcelito Castro Pomoy
Nickname –> Mars
Birth Date –> September 22, 1984 (Age 35)
Birth Place –> Imus City, Cavite, Philippines
Hometown –> Bislig City, Surigao Del Sur
Family and Childhood
Marcelito was born in Cavite but grew up in Surigao del Sur in Mindanao. His father was imprisoned when he was very young while his mother got a second husband. A kind policeman adopted him.
In 2014, Marcelito married Joan Paraiso.
In 2011, Marcelito joined and became the grand winner of the second season of Pilipinas (Philippines) Got Talent. In 2018, he appeared on the Ellen DeGeneres Show. Year 2020 marked his entry on the international stage by becoming the 4th grand winner of America’s Got Talent.
Here’s a video of his semi-final performance at the America’s Got Talent (AGT):
And don’t miss his audition at the AGT. Watch it right here.
and his championship performance:
See the video of his grand finale below
See also: Famous People from Surigao del Sur