Migo Adecer

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Migo Adecer
BornDouglas Errol Dreyfus Adecer
(1999-12-20) December 20, 1999 (age 18)
Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines
NationalityFilipino-Australian
OccupationActor, singer, songwriter, dancer, model
Years active2015–present
AgentGMA Artist Center (2015-present)
Home townMandaluyong City, Metro Manila, Philippines
Height6 ft 2 in (188 cm)

Douglas Errol Dreyfus Adecer (born December 20, 1999), popularly known as Migo Adecer, is a Filipino-Australian singer, songwriter, dancer, model, and actor. Adecer entered Philippine showbiz as a contestant in StarStruck's sixth season where he was named as the "Ultimate Male Survivor."[1] Adecer is known for his role as Anthony in the 2016 retelling-sequel of Encantadia and as Yuan in Philippine adaptation of My Love from the Star.

Early life[edit]

Migo Adecer was born on December 20, 1999 in Barangay Mansilingan, Bacolod City, Philippines but was raised in Sydney, Australia.[2][3] He is 6 ft tall & the youngest of the four children of Dennis Adecer and Kaye Dreyfus. Both his parents are working as administration costumer associates in an insurance company in Australia.[1]

He's a self-taught in playing drums and guitar. He understands Hiligaynon and Filipino and learning to how to speak it fluently.

Career[edit]

Acting career[edit]

In 2012, Adecer became a part of GleeCLUB Australia. Adecer was discovered and currently being managed by Kuh Ledesma who encouraged him to audition for StarStruck.[4]

In 2015, Adecer joined the sixth season of the GMA Network's reality artista search StarStruck. Adecer was named the "Ultimate Male Survivor" and was proclaimed the "Ultimate Survivors" with Klea Pineda. They both received ₱ 1,000,000 cash prize, a house and lot from Camella Homes and a 5-year exclusive GMA contract. Adecer and Pineda were also announced to join the cast of the 2016 retelling-sequel of Encantadia.[5][6]

In 2016, Adecer portrayed as Anthony in Encantadia, originally portrayed by Mark Herras in the original series.[7]

Adecer will portray Yuan in the upcoming Philippine adaptation of My Love from the Star.[8]

In 2018, Adecer portrayed as Samuel "sam" Isaac. The brother of Zoe (Rhian Ramos) and A Best friend and girlfriend of Toni ( Kelley Day) on The One That Got Away with Rhian Ramos, Max Collins, & Lovi Poe.

Music career[edit]

In 2016, Adecer signed an album contract with GMA Records and is currently working on his album.[9] Later that year, Adecer performed his versions of Aljur Abrenica's "Nagugulo, Nalilito" and Christmas tune "Hark the Herald" on GMA Networks web-exclusive Playlist.[10]

Personal life[edit]

When he was in Australia, Adecer was a working student and dreamed to be a dentist or a pilot.[4] Adecer is a fan of Sarah Geronimo and Aga Muhlach.[11]

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Drama[edit]

Year Title Role Network
2016 Maynila: All About Space Norson GMA Network
2016 Dear Uge: Barangayan Benjie
2016 Dear Uge: Two 'Nay Xian
2016 Maynila: Like and Share Clide
2016 Encantadia Anthony
2017 My Love From The Star Yuan Federico Chavez
2018 The One That Got Away Samuel "Sam" Isaac
2018 Ika-5 Utos Francis Buenaventura
2018 Barangay 143 Bren Park/ Dubbed Voice

Reality, variety and talk shows[edit]

Year Title Notes Network
2015 StarStruck Contestant, "Ultimate Male Survivor" GMA Network
2016 Lip Sync Battle Philippines

Discography[edit]

Release Album Record Company
2017 "I Long To Ask You" (Single) GMA Records
2017 "7 Years" (Single) GMA Records
2018 "Suntok Sa Buwan" (Single) GMA Records
2018 "I Can Be AHA-mazing (Theme Song)" (Single) GMA Records

Accolades[edit]

Year Association Category Nominated work Result
2017 31st PMPC Star Awards for Television Best New Male TV Personality[12] Encantadia Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Nicavera, Erwin P. (22 December 2015). "Bacoleño grand winner of StarStruck 6". www.sunstar.com.ph. Sun.Star. Sun.Star Bacolod. Retrieved 28 March 2017.
  2. ^ Ligunas, Mary Louise (13 October 2015). "Australia-raised Migo Adecer beefs up learning Filipino for 'StarStruck'". GMA Network Portal. GMA Network, Inc. Retrieved 28 March 2017.
  3. ^ Serato, Arniel (21 December 2015). "Migo Adecer says StarStruck win his biggest birthday present". GMA News Online. GMA Network, Inc. GMA News and Public Affairs. Retrieved 28 March 2017.
  4. ^ a b Mendoza, Ruel (16 July 2016). "StarStruck 6 winner Migo Adecer in love with former GMA talent". www.pep.ph. Philippine Entertainment Portal. Retrieved 28 March 2017.
  5. ^ Ligunas, Mary Louise (19 December 2015). "Migo Adecer and Klea Pineda win 'StarStruck'". GMA Network Portal. GMA Network, Inc. Retrieved 28 March 2017.
  6. ^ "Klea Pineda, Migo Adecer win 'StarStruck' season 6". www.rappler.com. Rappler. 20 December 2016. Retrieved 28 March 2017.
  7. ^ "Migo Adecer sa pagkakasama niya sa Encantadia : 'I thought this day would never come". GMA News Online. GMA Network, Inc. GMA News and Public Affairs. 16 July 2016. Retrieved 28 March 2017.
  8. ^ Garcia, Rose (27 March 2017). "Klea Pineda happy for StarStruck batchmates who are active in showbiz". www.pep.ph. Philippine Entertainment Portal. Retrieved 28 March 2017. Ang co-winner at ka-love team naman niyang si Migo Adecer ay kasama sa Pinoy version ng hit Koreanovela na My Love From The Star.
  9. ^ Sun, Cherry (11 August 2016). "Maricris Garcia, James Wright, Migo Adecer and Kim Domingo, among the newest GMA Records artist". GMA Network Portal. GMA Network, Inc. Retrieved 28 March 2017.
  10. ^ Ligunas, Meryll (22 December 2016). "Migo Adecer names favorite moment in his one year in showbiz". GMA Network Portal. GMA Network, Inc. Retrieved 28 March 2017.
  11. ^ "StarStruck Ultimate Final 14's Migo Adecer is a big fan of Sarah Geronimo". GMA News Online. GMA Network, Inc. GMA News and Public Affairs. 16 July 2016. Retrieved 28 March 2017.
  12. ^ "Nominees for 2017 Star Awards for TV revealed". news.abs-cbn.com. ABS-CBN News. 30 October 2017. Retrieved 13 November 2017.

External links[edit]

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Steven Silva
StarStruck
2015 (season 6)
Succeeded by
Incumbent