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|Born||Roderick Mendenilla Paulate
April 4, 1960
|Occupation||Actor and politician|
Roderick Mendenilla Paulate (born April 4, 1960) is a Filipino actor, TV host, comedian and politician.
Paulate started his career as a child actor. He received his first Best Child Actor award from the Manila Film Festival for the movie Kasalanan Kaya in 1968. His first FAMAS award was for Anghel na Walang Langit in 1970.
Paulate’s first foray in gay roles was in 1979 when he appeared in Maryo J. De Los Reyes' High School Circa ’65. A producer then gave him the lead role in Charot, a movie inspired by Dustin Hoffman's gender-bending performance in Tootsie. His movie Inday Inday sa Balitaw was a huge success, that in 1987 he made four gay movies in a span of eight months: Jack en Poy, Bb. Tsuperman, Kumander Gringa, and 1+1=12+1. Paulate continued to play gay roles in movies and television. Paulate' influenced Vice Ganda, Allan K, and Paolo Ballesteros.
All in all, Paulate has received six Best Child Actor awards and 17 awards during his adult years starting with Inday, Inday sa Balitaw in 1986 (co-starring Maricel Soriano) when he received the Best Supporting Actor trophy. In 1996, Paulate was named Best Actor in Drama at the Asian Television Awards, and again in 2000, for his role in the Maalaala Mo Kaya episode "Wristwatch".
|Roderick M. Paulate|
|Member of the Quezon City Council from second district|
June 30, 2010
|Profession||Politician, TV host, actor|
Paulate is single. He has previously dated Jacquie Aquino. (Cousin of Pres. Noynoy Aquino & Bam Aquino)
He finished his secondary education in 1984 at Jose Rizal College (now Jose Rizal University).
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|2013–2015||The Singing Bee||Himself / Host||ABS-CBN|
|2013||Gandang Gabi Vice||Himself/Guest Performer with Amy Perez|
|The Ryzza Mae Show||Guest||GMA Network|
|2012||Protégé: The Battle For The Big Artista Break||Mentor|
|Tweets For My Sweet||JB Mercado|
|2011||Spooky Nights Presents: Ang Munting Mahadera||Tatay Rody|
|2007||That's My Doc||Major Ret||ABS-CBN|
|2006–2007||Makita Ka Lang Muli||Valetin Barba/Vicar Barbarosa||GMA Network|
|2005||M.R.S. (Most Requested Show)||Himself / Host||ABS-CBN|
|1998–2003||Magandang Tanghali Bayan|
|1998||Wansapanataym Christmas Special|
|1993||Oki Doki Dok||Dickson|
|1991–1997||Abangan Ang Susunod Na Kabanata||Benny dela Croix|
|1988–1991||Tonight With Dick & Carmi||Host|
|Year||Award Giving Body||Category||Work||Result|
|1987||Metro Manila Film Festival ||Best Supporting Actor||1+1=12+1||Won|
- Roderick Paulate: Mr. Nice Guy Harana at FPJ's grave.(Entertainment). Manila Bulletin. February 15, 2005.
- Roderick Paulate: Mr. Nice Guy. Pep.ph (2007-07-27). Retrieved on 2013-08-20.
- Roderick Paulate, Aiza Seguerra return to 'MMK'[dead link]
- Roderick Paulate among new QC councilors. abs-cbnNEWS.com. 5 November 2010.
- Jackie Aquino: Kris's cousin is still active in showbiz. Pep.ph. Retrieved on 2013-08-20.
- "Metro Manila Film Festival:1987". IMDB. Retrieved 2014-04-09.