Boy Logro

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Boy Logro
Born Pablo Logro
(1956-06-29) June 29, 1956 (age 61)
Kawayan, Biliran Province, Philippines
Education AMA Computer College
Website www.cheflogro.com
Culinary career

Pablo Logro, popularly known as Boy Logro or Chef Boy (born June 29, 1956) is a Filipino celebrity chef known for his cooking shows, Idol sa Kusina and Chef Boy Logro: Kusina Master.[1][2]

Personal life[edit]

Logro was born into a fishing family in Kawayan, Biliran province in the Philippines; he is the second son in a brood of eight. Logro first worked in Cebu for 2 years, before becoming a member of the service crew of several Jollibee restaurants in Manila. He later became a sous chef at Qaboos bin Said al Said's Al Bustan Palace[3] which took him to international trips, in turn exposing Logro to international cuisines. He was also able to complete culinary training in Italy, Switzerland, Spain and the United Kingdom.[4]

Logro became an executive chef at the Manila Diamond Hotel.[4]

Career[edit]

Logro was first known as being a presenter of the daytime cooking show Chef Boy Logro: Kusina Master. Logro owns the Chef Logro's Institute of Culinary and Kitchen Services.

In 2013, Logro will star the film The Fighting Chefs wherein he will portray as an action star.[5][6][7][8][9][10]

Logro also hosts another cooking show Idol sa Kusina which airs on Channel 11, GMA News TV.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Year Show Role Network
2017 D' Originals Himself / Guest Role GMA Network
2014 Magpakailanman: Kusina Master, the Best Father Himself
2012 Sarap Diva Celebrity Chef
2012 Tweets For My Sweet Lolo Boy Reyes
2012 Eat Bulaga! Himself / Performer
2012–2014 Chef Boy Logro: Kusina Master Host
2011–present Idol sa Kusina GMA News TV
2011 Kitchen Superstar Judge GMA Network

Film[edit]

Year Title Credit
2012 Boy Pick-Up: The Movie Boy Tokwa
The Fighting Chefs Chef

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "GMA’s Kusina Master magsisimula ngayong January 2!". GMA Network. 28 December 2011. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 
  2. ^ Jimenez, Joyce (22 December 2011). "Chef Pablo "Boy" Logro talks about his new 15-minute cooking show, Kusina Master". Philippine Entertainment Portal. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 
  3. ^ Morella, Cecil (9 September 2015). "Philippine cooks take over the world's kitchens". Yahoo! News. Retrieved 9 September 2015. 
  4. ^ a b c Frayna, Severino (3 July 2011). "An idol in the kitchen; an inspiration in life". The Manila Times. Archived from the original on 21 July 2012. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 
  5. ^ Ramos, NR (23 February 2013). "Chef Boy Logro Now An Action Star". Manila Bulletin. Archived from the original on 27 February 2013. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 
  6. ^ "Chef Boy Logro Now An Action Star". Yahoo! News. 25 February 2013. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 
  7. ^ Jimenez, Jocelyn (24 February 2013). "hef Boy Logro on unfavorable comments about his recipes: "Lahat naman, you cannot please everybody."". Philippine Entertainment Portal. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 
  8. ^ "Chef Boy Logro’s recipe of laughter". The Philippine Star. 27 February 2013. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 
  9. ^ "Chef Boy Logro, bida na". Balita. 26 February 2013. Archived from the original on 2 May 2014. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 
  10. ^ Regandola, Glenn (24 February 2013). "Ronnie Ricketts on why he chose Chef Boy Logro as his co-star in The Fighting Chefs: "Sobrang masa siya."". Philippine Entertainment Portal. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 

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