Vhong Navarro is a Filipino television host, dancer, comedian, and dancer. He is best known for hosting the ABS-CBN’s variety show called It’s Showtime that premiered in 2009. Moreover, he has appeared in several movies, dramas, as well as television programs in Philippins. Additionally, he has also garnered millions of followers on his different social media platforms like Twitter and Instagram.
Apart from that, he has also emerged as a recording artist releasing studio albums like Totoy Bibbo (2004), Chickboy (2007), and Let’s Dance (2008). Besides having a successful career, he had been involved in legal issues, arrests, and accusations. Different women including Roxanne Cabanero and Deniece Cornejo had accused him in the rape case and assaults. Also, National Bureau of Investigation agents had arrested him in 2015 as one of the suspects of Ritz condominium in Makati.
Caption: The Filipino actor, tv host, and dancer, Vhong Navarro.
Vhong Navarro: Bio, Family, Career
The Filipino media personality was born on 4 January 1977 as Ferdinand Hipolito NavarroMakati, Philippines. He was born as the son of pants Danilo Navarro and Imelda Hipolito. No information on his educational qualifications on the net. Further, he has a nationality of English and Philippines and belongs to mixed ethnicity of Filipino, Kapampangan, Ilocano, and Pangasinan.
He started his career as an actor appearing as Hurculies in Home Along Da Riles in 1992. From 1996-99, he became a host of the Philippine sketch comedy television show Super Laff-In. Also, he has been hosting a Philippine television variety show ASAP since 1996. Other than this, he had hosted different Filipino shows like Wazzup Wazzup, MTB Ang Saya Saya, Pilipinas, Game KNB?, Magpasikat, Your Moment, and Your Face Sounds Familiar Philippines.
He also appeared in many Filipino films debuting from the movie Minsan lang kitang iibigin in 1994. His other films that credit Spirit Warriors(2000), Got 2 Believe(2002), Gagamboy (2003), Agent X44(2007), Bulong(2011), Buy Now, Die Later(2015), and Woke Up Like This(2017). Moreover, he has also received several awards and nominations including the Anak TV Awards in 2010 in the category of Anak Makabata Awardee and in the same category in 2016.
Vhong Navarro: Personal Life & Wife
Speaking of his private relationship, he has married twice and divorced once. He had his first marriage with Bianca Lapus from 1998 to 2008. Additionally, his first wife is an actress, host, Producer, artist, and event manager. From their relationship, they didn’t welcomed any children. However, she had moved on and began dating her boyfriend Jimmy Velasquez with whom she welcomed a son, Ethan in 2019.
On the other hand, he has also moved on and got married to his second wife, Tanya Bautista, an ABS-CBN writer. Further, the duo had married on 28 November 2019 in Japan who were together for 11 years. There is no information of having kids. Apart from that, he has been invovled in a few controversies related to rape case and assaults.
Caption: Vhong Navarro and wife Tanya Bautista.
Vhong Navarro: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Talking about his net worth, he has been making a good income from his career as an actor, comedian, as well as dancer. From his stint role in the entertainment industry, he has not only earned fame but also wealth from his career. Therefore, he has an estimated net worth of around $1 million.
He has a verified Instagram account @vhongx44 with 6.9 million followers. On Twitter, he goes by the unverified account @VhongX44 with 6.8 million followers. Also, he has a verified Facebook account with 1.5 million followers.
Vhong Navarro: Body Measurements
The comedian has a slim and fit body that stands to a height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.77 meters. No information on his body weight o body measurements of chest or waist respectively. He has dark brown eyes color and black hair color.