11 August 1987
Zamboanga City, Philippines
|Occupation||Host, Actress, Comedian|
Alyssa Alano is a Filipina - Australian film and TV actress. She was a former member of the popular Viva Hotbabes franchise. Though she grew up in Tarlac, Alano was actually born Geramie Daud in Zamboanga City on 11 August 1987, to a Filipina mother and an Australian father of Spanish descent (who later abandoned her and her mother).
- 1 Notable appearances
- 2 Personal life
- 3 Accident
- 4 Return as Kapatid
- 5 Filmography
- 6 Awards and Nomination
- 7 Video links
- 8 References
- 9 External links
During an appearance on GMA's late night variety show Walang Tulugan with the Master Showman in June 2006, Alyssa performed a cover of the song "Kiss Me" by Sixpence None the Richer. The performance would become a viral video in the country after a user uploaded a mondegreened version of the performance to YouTube, with karaoke subtitles of her accented lyrics, which among other things, rendered the title of the song as "Keys Me."
Alysaa did not know about the video until it was shown to her during an interview on 24 Oras' Chika Minute segment. After discovering the video, she reacted positively, and credited the video for her growing popularity.
Una Kang Naging Akin
In 2008, Alano plays the role of Maan in the afternoon drama Una Kang Naging Akin top-billed by Angelika dela Cruz and Maxene Magalona. She considers this project to be her biggest break in television, even though she was not the main character in the series.
Ang Babaeng Hinugot sa Aking Tadyang
In 2009, she joins the cast of the adaptation of Carlo J. Caparas's thriller drama Ang Babaeng Hinugot sa Aking Tadyang with main stars Marian Rivera and Dingdong Dantes. Alyssa plays Yaya Citas, one of Homer's (Dingdong Dantes) Maid. After Ang Bababeng Hinugot Sa Aking Tadyang Allysa became a guest cast of the 2009 remake Rosalinda aired on Primetime Block.
In 2009, Alyssa is chosen to play Marissa (the Flora Venom) one of Darna's enemies. As the story continues she gets her power with Lucefera (Ang Babaeng Tuod) who is portrayed by Francine Prieto. Flora Venom has an ability to kill people by shooting venom out of her mouth.
Alyssa's character is killed off on Darna. She is currently doing a new project on the GMA Network, the remake of the Korean hit comedy romance called Full House starring Heart Evangelista and Isabel Oli.
In 2009, she was surprised by her half-sister in Spanish Australian father's side by telephone and realized that her father already died. In February 2010, she and her paternal half-sister met face-to-face. In March, Alyssa flew to Australia to meet her paternal relatives. She speaks Tagalog, Spanish, and limited English.
Alyssa Alano was badly injured after she figured in an accident in Marikina City at around 4 a.m. on Sunday. Initial investigations said Alano was speeding along the westbound lane of Marcos Highway near SM City Marikina when her sport utility vehicle (Ford Everest) hit the concrete barrier of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority at the center island. The metal part attached to the concrete barrier pierced through Alano’s abdomen. The actress was immediately rushed to the hospital. Aside from Alano, another car got involved in the accident and its four passengers were also hurt.
Return as Kapatid
|2004||Lagot Ka, Isusumbong Kita||Shirley||GMA Network|
|2006||Love to Love||Guest Appearance||GMA Network|
|2006||Bahay Mo Ba 'To||Guest Appearance||GMA Network|
|2006||Pinoy Meets World||Herself||GMA Network|
|2007||Kamandag||Queen Baba||GMA Network|
|2007–present||Startalk||Herself / Co-Host||GMA Network|
|2008||Sine Novela: Una Kang Naging Akin||Maan||GMA Network|
|2009||Ang Babaeng Hinugot sa Aking Tadyang||Yaya Citas||GMA Network|
|2009||Wow Mali||Herself / Guest Appearance||TV5|
|2009||Rosalinda||Herself / Guest Appearance||GMA Network|
|2009||Darna||Melissa / Flora Venom||GMA Network|
|2009||Full House||Cristina||GMA Network|
|2010||Kaya ng Powers||Eva Eugenia||GMA Network|
|2011||Spooky Nights Presents: Bahay ni Lolo: A Very Spooky Night||Herself||GMA Network|
|2011||Survivor Philippines: Celebrity Doubles Showdown||Herself / Castaway||GMA Network|
|2006||Enteng Kabisote 3: Okay Ka, Fairy Ko: The Legend Goes On and On and On||Lukasta (From the raise of Luka)||GMA Films|
Awards and Nomination
|2008||FHM Philippines||100 Sexiest Women||Ranked # 88|
|2009||FHM Philippines||100 Sexiest Women||Ranked # 88|
|2011||FHM Philippines||100 Sexiest Women||Ranked # 76|