Let’s see the to 10 richest famous Filipino celebrities in the showbiz industry.
1. Manny Pacquiao
Known to be the richest celebrity from 2018-2019
Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao, is a Filipino professional boxer and politician currently serving as a Senator of the Philippines since 2016. According to Forbe’s, one pay-per-view that Pacquiao earns in his boxing matches is 19 million dollars.
And so far, Pacquiao’s total wealth is estimated at 9 Billion pesos.
2. Sharon Cuneta
The Megastar Sharon Cuneta is the top 2 on the list of richest showbiz actresses.
Because of her box office movies, famous songs, tv shows and endorsements, the Mega Star’s total wealth reached 1 Billion pesos.
This is in addition to Sharon’s inheritance from her parents.
3. Willie Revillame
Wowowin host Willie Revillame is the third richest actor in showbiz.
Net worth: ₱600 Million
4. Vilma Santos
The fourth spot belongs to Congresswoman Vilma Santos-Recto, fondly called as Ate Vi.
She has earned a total of 107 movie awards since 1963 and made five major awards in television. She also made 23 movies in 1970 alone. All in all, Vilma Santos had almost 200 movies and 17 TV shows from 1963 up to the present.
Net worth: ₱500 Million
5. Ricky Reyes
Ricardo “Ricky” Enriquez Reyes, Jr., also known as “Mother Ricky”.
He has a 44-branch network of Gandang Ricky Reyes salon all over the country. He also founded the “Isang Guntíng Isang Suklay” program, which provides free livelihood training to people who wants to learn how to cut and style hair.
Net worth: ₱200 Million
6. Vic Sotto
Marvic Valentin Castelo Sotto or Vic Sotto is also a multitalented comedian with singing, acting, songwriting, and film production skills. He won four consecutive Box Office King titles from 2004 through 2007.
Net worth: ₱150 Million
7. Kris Aquino
The Queen of All Media, Kristina Bernadette “Kris” Cojuangco Aquino, gets the 7th place.
Aside from being a member of the first family for two different administrations, Kris has earned her place in the show business for her hosting skills.
People say being the top product endorser made her even richer having made 25 to 30 endorsements up until the present.
Net worth: ₱120 Million
8. Lucy Torres
Filipina model-actress turned politician Lucy Marie Martinez Torres-Gomez, popularly known as Lucy Torres, is now the representative of the 4th District of Leyte. Her family is known for owning several hectares of land in her province. She was first introduced as the new model for Lux shampoo in 1993 together with Richard Gomez, whom she married in 1998.
Net worth: ₱100 Million
9. Bong Revilla
Before getting into politics, senator Ramon Bong Revilla Jr. was first known for his acting skills making hit action movies since 1983.
In total, Revilla had more than 60 movies until 2012 including Agimat, Ang Panday, and Captain Barbell, all of which depicts a local superhero. Aside from his movies, he also starred four TV shows from 2000 to 2014 under GMA network. With his achievements as an actor, Bong Revilla surely made a fortune out of show business.
Net worth: ₱100 Million
10. Vice Ganda
It’s Showtime host, Vice Ganda or Jose Marie Viceral in real life, is known for being witty, funny, and RICH. From a stand-up comedian to a noontime show host, a recording artist, a fashion icon, and a box- office king, Vice Ganda seems to have all the talents needed to achieve such a huge success in the showbiz industry. No wonder he’s on the list!
Net worth: ₱75 Million