Rhea Santos

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Rhea Santos
Born Rhea Santos
(1979-06-01) June 1, 1979 (age 34)
San Mateo, Rizal, Philippines[1]
Occupation TV host, Newscaster
Years active 2001–present
Spouse(s) Carlo de Guzman (2004-present)
Children Juan Nicolas "Uno" de Guzman (born 2007)
Juan Alejandro de Guzman (born 2011)

Rhea Santos-de Guzman (born June 1, 1979) is an award-winning broadcast journalist, Host and newscaster in the Philippines. She currently co-anchors GMA Network's Unang Hirit and hosts several news and public affairs programs on GMA Network.

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Rhea Santos is an award-winning broadcast journalist and newscaster in the Philippines. She is one of the hosts of GMA's morning show Unang Hirit.

Rhea graduated from St. Scholastica's Academy Marikina (Grade School and High School) and finished AB Mass Communication, Magna Cum Laude, from St. Paul College Quezon City. She first appeared on television in 2001 as one of the hosts of GMA Network's Unang Hirit. In 2003, she was assigned to anchor Frontpage: Ulat ni Mel Tiangco's segment GMA Action Force.

In 2004, she had her own show At Your Service and married businessman, Hotshots Burger chain owner, Carlo De Guzman. In the same year, she co-hosted Eat Bulaga Silver Special, which was a co-production of TAPE Productions and GMA News and Public Affairs, with her fellow anchor in Unang Hirit, Arnold Clavio.

Later that year, GMA launched Pinoy Abroad, which she co-hosted with Ivan Mayrina.

She's currently seen in GMA's morning show Unang Hirit, and had anchored Q's primetime newscast News On Q. She also hosted public affairs program Women's Desk later titled Draw The Line. She also hosted another public affairs program DoQmentaries as one of the presenters along with Connie Sison and Pia Arcangel. Rhea replaced Maki Pulido as one of the hosts of Reporter's Notebook on November 17, 2009. Rhea left News on Q on April 20, 2010 and she was replaced by Connie Sison.

Rhea became co-host of Maki Pulido and Jiggy Manicad in Reporter's Notebook, but she left Reporter's Notebook in January 18, 2011 to host "Tunay Na Buhay" that started airing on January 21, 2011 on GMA Network.

She was temporary absent to Unang Hirit starting September 12 due to her new baby delivery. She returned to Unang Hirit on October 10.

Filmography[edit]

Year Show Role TV Network
2001–present Unang Hirit Host/Anchor GMA Network
2004 Eat Bulaga Silver Anniversary Story Host
2005–2006 Pinoy Abroad Host
2005–2010 News on Q Anchor Q
2006–2007 100% Pinoy Host GMA Network
2008–2009 DoQmentaries Host Q
2009–2011 Reporter's Notebook Host GMA Network
2011-present Tunay Na Buhay Host

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Awards and recognitions[edit]

  • Best Travel Show Host - Pinoy Abroad (Star Awards for TV 2006)
  • Best Morning Show/Host - Unang Hirit (Star Awards for TV 2008)

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