Cristina Gonzales

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Cristina Gonzáles-Romualdez
Mayor of Tacloban City
Assumed office
June 30, 2016
Preceded byAlfred Romualdez
Councilor of Tacloban City
In office
June 30, 2007 – June 30, 2016
Personal details
Born (1968-05-23) 23 May 1968 (age 50)[a]
Tacloban City, Philippines
NationalityFilipino
Spouse(s)Alfred Romualdez
Children2
OccupationActress, former child star

Cristina Gonzáles Romuáldez (born May 23, 1968) is a former actress turned politician.[1]

Personal life[edit]

She is the daughter of actor José Mari Gonzáles.[2] She has a younger sister, Anna Margarita Gonzales, who is also a retired actress.

The sisters are of Spanish and British ancestry from her mother's side.[3]

She is married to Alfred Romualdez (mayor of Tacloban City and nephew of Imelda Marcos), where she herself serves as city councilor since in 2007. The couple has two daughters.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Movies[edit]

Controversies[edit]

In 1993, in an affair dubbed as Brunei Beauties by the Philippine government, Christina Gonzáles were among the names linked to the controversy.[5]

During the 2016 Philippine Election Cristina's daughter Sofia, who was under age that time, posted on Twitter questioning Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo qualification for the vice-presidency which contained foul language and offensive statement in her tweet.[6] In a post on her Facebook, Romualdez apologized and said she did not approve of the words her daughter Sofia used in the controversial Twitter post.[7]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Cristina Gonzales on IMDb biography has her born in 1968

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cristina Gonzales Romualdez: The woman, the mayor and the mom
  2. ^ Profile accessed 20 September 2015. Archived June 12, 2012, at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ Profile, findarticles.com; accessed 20 September 2015.[dead link]
  4. ^ Profile, philstar.com; accessed 20 September 2015.[dead link]
  5. ^ Salanga, Elyas Isabelo (2 June 2009). "Looking Back: Showbiz scandals that raised public outcry". PEP. Retrieved 21 January 2018.
  6. ^ "Cristina Romualdez apologizes for daughter's anti-Leni tweet". gmanetwork.com.
  7. ^ "Cristina Gonzales-Romualdez apologizes for daughter's offensive tweet about Congresswoman Leni Robredo | Showbiz News | GMA Entertainment - Online Home of Kapuso Shows and Stars - Story". www.gmanetwork.com.