Joshua Garcia

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Joshua Garcia
Born
Joshua Espineli Garcia

(1997-10-07) October 7, 1997 (age 22)
ResidenceQuezon City, Philippines
NationalityFilipino
Other namesJosh
OccupationActor, model, endorser
Years active2014–present
AgentStar Magic (2014–present)
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) [1]

Joshua Espineli Garcia (born October 7, 1997) is a Filipino actor who is best known for his role in the primetime series The Good Son and the 2016 Metro Manila Film Festival entry Vince and Kath and James.

Born and raised in Bauan, Batangas, Garcia was dubbed by the Filipino reality show Pinoy Big Brother as "Tatay's Boy ng Batangas." He was one of the teen housemates who spent days inside the country's most popular house, the PBB house, to live with 17 other housemates. He was the seventh PBB All In housemate introduced on April 27, 2014.

Career[edit]

Garcia is a dancer and used to be a member of the Batangas cultural dance group, the Sining Kumintang. Apart from being a dancer, he also loves to play the guitar and the Filipinos' well-loved sport, basketball.

He is currently an artist of Star Magic. He started his acting career on the TV series Nasaan Ka Nang Kailangan Kita in 2015. He is also part of the powerhouse cast of the afternoon series The Greatest Love. He is best known for his critically acclaimed performances as Vince in the movie Vince and Kath and James where he won New Movie Actor of the Year in the 33rd Star Awards for Movies and as Caloy in the movie Love You to the Stars and Back. His other TV appearances include The Good Son, Maalaala Mo Kaya and the recently concluded Ngayon At Kailanman.

He is currently one of the lead stars in the primetime series The Killer Bride as Elias Sanchez.

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes Source
2014 Pinoy Big Brother: All In Himself — Housemate Evicted (Day 133) [2]
2015 Nasaan Ka Nang Kailangan Kita Joel Galvez
Luv U Dionard Guest
2016—present ASAP Himself — Co-host / Performer
2016 Maalaala Mo Kaya Pablo Episode: "Itlog"
Maalaala Mo Kaya Ernesto / Barbie Episode: "Puno"
Ipaglaban Mo! Emman Episode: "Lason"
2016—17 The Greatest Love (Philippine TV series) Zosimo "Z" A. Cruz
2017 Maalaala Mo Kaya John Michael Española Episode: "Bituin" [3]
2017—18 The Good Son Joseph R. Buenavidez / Joseph Reyes
2018—19 Ngayon at Kailanman Innocencio "Inno" S. Cortes
2019 Maalaala Mo Kaya Ian Paquit Episode "Medalya"
The Killer Bride Elias Sanchez

Films[edit]

Year Title Role
2015 You're Still The One Ericson
2016 Barcelona: A Love Untold Tonying
Vince and Kath and James Michael Vincent "Vince" Arcilla
2017 Love You To The Stars and Back Caloy Enriquez
Unexpectedly Yours Jason Manlangit
2018 I Love You, Hater Joko Macaraeg
2020 Block Z Lucas Garcia

Discography[edit]

Singles
Year Song Title Album Company
2015 Walang Iba Nasaan Ka Nang Kailangan Kita Soundtrack
Star Music
2016 Hey Crush Vince and Kath and James Soundtrack

Awards[edit]

Year Award Category Nominee/Work Result
2014 Star Cinema Online Awards Most Promising Actor Himself Won
2015 29th PMPC Star Awards for Television Best New Male TV Personality Nasaan Ka Nang Kailangan Kita Nominated
2016 42nd Metro Manila Film Festival Best Actor Vince & Kath & James Nominated
2017 48th Box Office Entertainment Awards Most Promising Movie Actor of the Year Won
2017 Luna Awards Best Actor Nominated
33rd PMPC Star Awards for Movies New Movie Actor of the Year Won
Movie Loveteam of the Year Nominated
31st PMPC Star Awards for Television Best Drama Supporting Actor of the Year The Greatest Love Nominated
German Moreno Power Tandem Award JoshLia Won
65th FAMAS Awards[4] Best Actor Vince & Kath & James Nominated
Best Supporting Actor Barcelona: A Love Untold Nominated
Anak TV Awards 2017 Makabata Star Awardee Himself Won
Yes Magazine's 100 Most Beautiful Stars 2017 Most Beautiful Stars Himself Won
2018 Aral Parangal Awards 2018 Movie Actor Of The Year Vince & Kath & James Won
34th PMPC Star Awards for Movies Movie Actor of the Year Love You To The Stars and Back Nominated
Movie Loveteam of the Year (JoshLia) Won
Male Face Of The Night Himself Won
2nd Gawad Bedista Actor of the Year Himself Won
Media Personality Of The Year (Male) Nominated
2018 Kids' Choice Awards Nickelodeon Favorite Pinoy Newbie Himself Nominated
Paragala Central Luzon Media Awards 2018 Best Actor In Film Vince & Kath & James Nominated
Bulacan State University Batarisan Awards Best Male TV Personality The Good Son Won
2nd Eddys Awards Best Actor Love You To The Stars and Back Nominated
Golden Laurel Awards Most Promising LoveTeam Of The Year JoshLia Nominated
Best TV Actor The Good Son Won
Face Of Advertising and Marketing Excellence 2018 Most Promising Couple Endorser JoshLia Won
Gawad Tanglaw 2018 Best Ensemble Acting The Good Son Won
Yes Magazine's 100 Most Beautiful Stars 2018 Sweetheart Deals Himself Won
Gawad Pasado 2018 Pinakapasadong Aktor Sa Teleserye The Good Son Won
The Platinum Stallion Awards 2018 Youth Character Model Of The Year Himself Won
Metro Society Best Dressed Men Top 50 Best Dressed Himself Won
49th Box Office Entertainment Awards Most Popular Love Team of Movies & TV JoshLia Won
Best Ensemble Performance in a Drama Series The Good Son Won
66th Famas Awards Best Actor Love You To The Stars and Back Nominated
Male Celebrity of the Night Himself Won
Kabantugan Awards Best Movie Actor Love You To The Stars and Back Won
8th Eduk Circle Awards Best Actor In A TV Series The Good Son Won
Most Influential Film Actor Of The Year Unexpectedly Yours Nominated
Most Influential Endorser Of The Year Himself Nominated
Loveteam Of The Year JoshLia Won
26th Luna Awards Best Actor Love You To The Stars and Back Nominated
4th ALTA Media Icon Awards Most Promising Male Star For TV The Good Son Won
Best Love Team JoshLia Won
32nd PMPC Star Awards for TV Best Drama Actor The Good Son Won
RAWR Awards 2018 Actor Of The Year The Good Son Won
Comguild Academe 2018 Most Loved Male Endorser Himself Won
Anak TV Awards 2018 Makabata Star Awardee Himself Won
2019 GEMS Gabi Ng Parangal 2019 Best Actor Ngayon at Kailanman Nominated
50th Box Office Entertainment Awards Prince of Philippine Movies & TV Himself Won
Male Celebrity Of The Night Himself Won
Inside Showbiz Awards 2019 Favorite Movie Actor I Love You, Hater Nominated
Favorite TV Actor The Good Son Nominated
Favorite Loveteam JoshLia Won
2019 Golden Laurel Awards Best TV Actor Ngayon at Kailanman Nominated
Favorite Loveteam JoshLia Nominated
35th PMPC Star Awards For Movies Movie LoveTeam Of The Year I Love You, Hater Nominated
9th Eduk Circle Awards Best Actor in a TV Series Ngayon at Kailanman Nominated
Most Influential Endorser Of The Year Himself Nominated
33rd PMPC Star AWards For TV Best Actor in a TV Series Ngayon at Kailanman Nominated
Best Actor In A Single Performance Maalaala Mo Kaya Nominated
RAWR Awards 2019 Actor Of The Year Ngayon at Kailanman Pending

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Who's the tallest of them all? REAL heights of your favorite celebrities revealed!". ABS-CBN Entertainment. July 11, 2018. Retrieved July 29, 2019.
  2. ^ "Joshua Garcia Profile". Pinoy Big Brother. Archived from the original on April 29, 2014. Retrieved February 4, 2017.
  3. ^ "Julia Barretto, Joshua Garcia draw praise for 'Maalaala Mo Kaya' stint". ABS-CBN News. February 19, 2017. Retrieved February 3, 2019.
  4. ^ Dimaculangan, Jocelyn (December 23, 2017). "FAMAS 2017 nominees revealed". Philippine Entertainment Portal. Retrieved December 29, 2017.

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