15 Famous Filipino Celebrities and their Successful Businesses
Fame and popularity of celebrities will not always be on their favors. Because of this, many celebrities are now engaged and investing in the business to have their finance circulating.
This shows that they are being wise and practical at the same time.
Here are some of the famous Filipino celebrities who are also able to make a name of their own in the world of business.
Check out these famous Filipino celebrities who are also busy managing their respective businesses.
From being a famous celebrity, Marvin has turned himself into a well-known Filipino celebrity-entrepreneur. Marvin is the co-owner of the big Japanese chain restaurants like Sumo Sam and John and Yoko.
They’ve recently opened their 7th Japanese restaurant.
The Megastar Sharon Cuneta, together with her husband, Kiko Pangilinan owns the restaurant called Mesa. This is a sleek restaurant located in Greenbelt that offers traditional Filipino favorites with a modern twist.
Our very own Miss Universe 2011 third runner-up, Shamcey Supsup, together with her husband model/businessman Lloyd Lee opened Pedro ‘n Coi restaurant (a.k.a. Pinoy Pop Chibog). The said restaurant is located at the third floor, Fisher Mall, opened in 2011.
The ‘It’s Showtime’ host, Karylle owns a KTV resto-bar called Centerstage Family KTV, having two branches located in Makati City and Pasay City.
She is also the owner of the dessert kiosk in Greenhills – The Mango Farm –the said kiosk sells shakes, juices and other blended cold drinks using fresh mangoes as the main ingredient.
While, Kapuso actress Jackie Rice, together with her partner, Andrew Lopez opened a 24-hour eatery called Pares de Manila.
The Kapamilya actress owns an all-day breakfast restaurant ‘The Breakfast Club’ (TBC) which offers traditional American, Korean, Asian Fusion, and Filipino food.
The model and TV personality, Georgina Wilson, co-owns Sunnies Studios with 3 of her friends, with her being the Marketing Director.
This heartthrob singer-actor is also a co-owner of ‘Prost Braumeister,’ a German pub located in the Fort.
He as well co-owns a coffee shop in Katipunan, Quezon City called ‘Third District’.
JODI STA. MARIA
Jodi is the proud owner of gastropub called ‘Rue Bourbon Bar and Restaurant’ which is known for its flavored beers and a setting which is inspired by that of the street in New Orleans, Bourbon.
The award-winning television actor, Jericho has also ventured himself into the world of business. He put up a barber shop called Talas Manilenyo, in 2015.
Bianca King, partnered with veteran photographer Xander Angeles in opening Runner’s Kitchen located at the Creekside Square, Tomas Morato Ave, Quezon City. It was her first venture into the restaurant industry, in 2014.
According to her the food at Runner’s Kitchen is an extension of Bianca’s home cooking, things she makes at home for herself or for her loved ones. All the ingredients used at her restaurant come straight from local farms, and that they prepare their food in healthier ways too.
The It’s Showtime host, Vice Ganda, launched his famous cosmetics line last year. Vice Cosmetics products are designed and made in Los Angeles.
According to the popular comedian, creating a budget-friendly cosmetics line, specializing in lipsticks, is his way of honoring his mother.
JC DE VERA
The actor JC De Vera also devotes his time on his burger restaurant called The Burgery. It is an American Western-style diner Located in BF, Paranaque.
The celebrity mom, Carmina Villaroel is the proud owner of Muñiz Shoes. She chose Muñiz– it being a tribute to her own maiden name. Muñiz shoes are made of mostly locally sourced materials by Filipino craftsmen.
Actress-host Karla Estrada has also invested her money earned in show business in a smart way by putting up a business. She opened a steakhouse called Rustic Box, located in one of the food stalls at the Yarda Food Hub in Kingspoint Subdivision, Novaliches, Quezon City.
Together with her siblings, they franchised Rustic Box making them the ninth branch in the country.