|Karylle Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 6 in|
|Date of Birth||March 22, 1981|
|Spouse||Yael Yrastorza Yuzon|
Karylle is a Filipino singer, songwriter, actress, dancer, TV host, producer, model, runner, musical theater performer, and entrepreneur who is known for delivering some critically acclaimed performance in shows and movies like Love to Love, The Kitchen Musical, and It’s Showtime.
Ana Karylle Padilla
Republic of the Philippines
Karylle attended Operation Brotherhood Montessori Center, an Italian-based school, located in Greenhills, San Juan, Metro Manila. Later, she got enrolled at the Ateneo de Manila University and graduated in 2002 with a B.S. Management major in Communications Technology Management.
Singer, Songwriter, Actress, TV Host, Theater Performer, Dancer, Model, Runner, Entrepreneur, Producer
- Father – Dr. Modesto Tatlonghari
- Mother – Zsa Zsa Padilla (Singer, Actress, Songwriter, Commercial Model, Product Endorser, Businesswoman, Music Producer)
- Others – Carlos Padilla Jr. (Maternal Grandfather) (Boxing Referee, Judge), Carlos Padilla Sr. (Maternal Great Grandfather) (Actor), Kating Padilla (Maternal Grandmother), Zia Quizon (Maternal Half-Sister), Nicole Quizon (Older Adopted Sister)
Karylle is represented by STAGES.
Pop, R&B, Soul, Classical
Universal Records (2001–2008), EMI Philippines (PolyEast Records)
5 ft 6 in or 167.5 cm
55 kg or 121 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Karylle has dated –
- Dingdong Dantes (2006-2008) – She started going out with actor, television presenter, dancer, commercial model, and film producer, Dingdong Dantes, in 2006 but the couple separated in September 2008. They have also been cast together in a couple of projects such as Encantadia, Love to Love, and Encantadia: Pag-ibig hanggang wakas.
- Yael Yrastorza Yuzon (2010-Present) – In the year 2010, she started dating musician Yael Yrastorza Yuzon and the duo later got married in March 2014.
Race / Ethnicity
Karylle is of Filipino descent.
- Often wears glasses
- Charming smile
- Usually sports forehead bangs
Karylle has either endorsed or promoted a couple of brands through social media which include the likes of MARK BUMGARNER, Miladay Jewels, Resorts World Manila, etc.
- She was 3 years old when she started taking ballet lessons and continued with the lessons until the age of 15.
- Karylle was 6 years old when her parents separated and she was then raised by her father.
- She has released many popular albums such as Time to Shine, Time for Letting Go, Roadtrip, K, and Different Playground.
- In 2011, she was cast as Maddie Avilon in the Singaporean musical restaurant drama television series, The Kitchen Musical, in which she starred alongside the likes of Stephen Rahman Hughes, Christian Bautista, Arthur Acuña, and Rosemary Vandenbroucke. For this role, Karylle was nominated for a Monte-Carlo Television Festival Award in the “Best Actress” category in 2012.
- As a theatre artist, she has been a part of various plays like Little Mermaid, Awitin Mo At Isasayaw Ko, West Side Story, Rama Hari, and Cinderella.
- Karylle has earned a huge fan base on social media with more than 4.5 million followers on Twitter and more than 3 million followers on Instagram.
Featured Image by Mickey Mirand / Flickr / CC BY 2.0