Arra San Agustin

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Arra San Agustin
Born
Arra Krisette San Agustin

(1995-04-25) April 25, 1995 (age 24)
Bacoor, Cavite, Philippines
NationalityFilipino
OccupationActress, host, model, singer
Years active2015–present
AgentGMA Artist Center (2015–present)
Known forCarol

Arra Krisette San Agustin (born April 25, 1995) is a Filipino actress, host, model, and singer.

She was one of the top 6 finalists of the sixth season of StarStruck, a reality-based talent search show of GMA Network. She is currently a mainstay of the longest-running sketch comedy program on Philippine television, Bubble Gang. She was tagged as “the newest gem of drama” this 2019.[1]

Biography[edit]

2015-2017: Stint in Starstruck VI, Career Beginnings and Encantadia[edit]

During her StarStruck stint in 2015, San Agustin was studying psychology at De La Salle University and graduated a year later.[2]

Thereafter, she landed bit roles in several shows such as Maynila, Magpakailanman, Karelasyon, Dear Uge, and Usapang Real Love Presents: Perfect Fit. She joined the cast of GMA's longest running gag show, Bubble Gang in 2016.

After a short appearance as Mia in Meant To Be, San Agustin was given the role of Ariana, the "sarkosi" or reincarnation of Amihan in the 2016 fantasy series, Encantadia.[3][4]

2018: Supporting roles and Hosting stint[edit]

In 2018, she played Anna Lazaro in the sci-fi action series, The Cure opposite Ken Chan[5] and after the show ended, she was once again paired with Ken in the drama, My Special Tatay as his childhood best friend and love interest, Carol Flores.[6]

At present, San Agustin hosts Taste MNL, a GMA Online Exclusive show where she takes netizens to the most popular and buzzed-about restaurants around the metro for a full gastronomic adventure.[7]

2019-present: Transition to Lead roles[edit]

In 2019, San Agustin, gets lead role for the first time in the upcoming drama Madrasta together with Juancho Trivino.

Personal life[edit]

San Agustin was quoted as saying, "I am God-fearing. I am very spiritual and I'm proud of it." Her interests include sweets, astronomy, and Friends, which she said she has seen "more than 10 times". She is also a trained ballerina who does figure skating.[8]

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Year Title Role
2019 Madrasta Audrey Segundo
2018–present Taste Buddies Segment host
2018-2019 My Special Tatay Carolina "Carol" Flores
2018 Studio 7 Herself/Guest
Magpakailanman: Takbo ng Buhay Ko (The Renson Embradura Story) Trisha
Celebrity Bluff Herself/Contestant
Lip Sync Battle Philippines Herself/Contestant
The Cure Anna Lazaro
Celebrity Bluff Herself/Contestant
Daig Kayo ng Lola Ko: Oh My Genie Z
Wish Ko Lang: Balat Michelle
Dear Uge: Si Throwback o Si Future Frida
2017 Magpakailanman: Christmas Lullaby (The Loida Bauto Story) Eleonor
Kambal Karibal young Geraldine
Maynila: Struggle is Real Andrea
All Star Videoke Herself/Contestant
Road Trip: Burias Island Herself/Guest
Daig Kayo ng Lola Ko: Ang Pulubi at Ang Prinsipe Sandra
Wish Ko Lang: Padyak Alice
Maynila: Young Love, Sweet Love Mary Lagasca
Encantadia Ariana
Meant to Be Mia
Karelasyon: Suitor Kleng
2016–present Bubble Gang Regular cast member
2016 Dear Uge: Si Badong at Si Bading Esang
Usapang Real Love Presents: Perfect Fit Meg
Maynila: My Beki Dad Lyanna
Dear Uge: Till Death Do Us Part Kristen
A1 Ko Sa 'Yo Patty
Karelasyon: Poser Dana/Bianca
Magpakailanman: Pikot in Love Daisy
Maynila: Unrequited Love Girlie
Laff, Camera, Action! Trophy Girl
2015 StarStruck VI Herself/Contestant

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arra San Agustin on working with Michael V: "Si Kuya Bitoy intense"". www.gmanetwork.com. Retrieved 2019-03-05.
  2. ^ https://www.gmanetwork.com/entertainment/tv/starstruck/43658/arra-san-agustin-ends-her-starstruck-journey/video
  3. ^ "Joross Gamboa, Arra San Agustin at Marx Topacio, kasama na sa 'Encantadia'". GMA News Online. Retrieved 2019-03-05.
  4. ^ GMA News (2017-03-16), Arra San Agustin, itinuturing na big break nang mapiling gumanap bilang Ariana sa Encantadia, retrieved 2019-03-05
  5. ^ Geli, Bianca. "Tambalang Ken Chan at Arra San Agustin, mapapanood sa 'The Cure'". www.gmanetwork.com. Retrieved 2019-03-05.
  6. ^ INQUIRER.net. "Kapuso series 'My Special Tatay' set to premiere this September". entertainment.inquirer.net. Retrieved 2019-03-05.
  7. ^ Soriano, Gia Allana. "IN PHOTOS: Arra San Agustin is Taste MNL's Taste Babe". www.gmanetwork.com. Retrieved 2019-03-05.
  8. ^ Mar 27, Marj Ramos-; 2017. "10 Things You Need to Know About Arra San Agustin". Preview.ph. Retrieved 2019-03-05.

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