Here is a list of Filipino celebrities who have Chinese descent:
1. KEN CHAN
The ‘Special Tatay’ star is half Filipino, half Chinese. In an interview with ‘Powerhouse,’ Ken revealed that their family practice Buddhism.
2. BEA BINENE
Born Beanca Marie Binene Go is born of a Chinese father and a Filipina mother. Bea is into Wushu, a Chinese martial arts.
3. KIM CHIU
Kim is proud of her Chinese roots. Her Chinese blood is clearly visible in her facial features that’s why she is dubbed as the Chinita Princess.
4. CHRIS TIU
Chris is a former basketball player. His great grandfather is Hun Chiong, the fifth principal of Tiong Se Academy, the first Chinese school established in the country.
5. RACHELLE ANN GO
Rachelle has Chinese-Filipino roots. She officially left her career here in the Philippines to pursue her passion in theater. She is a broadway star in the West End.
6. JOYCE CHING
Joyce Ching is currently part of the cast of the program “Hahamakin ang Lahat” which shows the struggles of Filipino to Chinese relationship.
7. XIAN LIM
Xian also came from a Chinese family. He often visits Binondo to buy traditional lucky charms.
8. ENCHONG DEE
Enchong is also one of the Filipino celebrities who has Chinese blood. He is proud of being a part of the Filipino-Chinese community in the Philippines.
9. LJ REYES
LJ grew up practicing Chinese traditions such as feng shui and lucky charms. But she said that she has stronger faith in God.
10. HEART EVANGELISTA
Known as a socialite, Heart came from the Ongpauco clan, the owner of the Barrio Fiesta Group of Restaurants. This is probably the reason why she is dubbed as one of the legitimate “Crazy Rich Asians.”
11. DENNIS TRILLO
Kapuso hunk Dennis was born Abelardo Dennis Florencio Trillo Ho.
12. SLATER YOUNG
Slater is a model, actor, and engineer who rose to fame after being a part of the Pinoy Big Brother. He came from a Chinese family based in Cebu.
13. KRIS AQUINO
Kris’s mother, former president Cory Aquino came from the Cojuangco clan in Tarlac.
14. RICHARD YAP
Richard is a full-blooded Chinese who was born and raised in the Philippines.
15. TENG BROTHERS
Jeron and Jeric Teng rose to fame after being superstars of the UAAP representing different universities. After that, they became a part of the PBA. Based on an interview, the Teng brothers followed Chinese traditions like visiting temples and feng shui.
16. JANEENA CHAN
Janeena is a lifestyle blogger and model who hosts Chinoy TV in ANC
17. NIKKI CO
Last but not the least is Nikki, the One Up heartthrob who is 2/3 Chinese