Mylene Dizon

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Mylene Dizon
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Born Mylene Lilibeth Dizon[1]
(1974-09-06) September 6, 1974 (age 42)
Manila, Philippines
Occupation Actress
Years active 1996–present
Agent Star Magic (1996–2003)

Mylene Lilibeth Dizon (born September 6, 1974) is a Filipino actress and model. She was a member of ABS-CBN's Star Magic, being an alumna of Batch 2. After starting with ABS-CBN in 1996, she transferred to the rival station GMA Network in 2003 and was part of several TV series like Captain Barbell, Agawin Mo Man Ang Lahat, and Dyesebel. Upon returning to ABS-CBN in 2009, she made a special appearance on Tayong Dalawa. Her role ended when she became pregnant with her second child, and was then replaced by Jodi Sta. Maria-Lacson.

Recently, she played Grace Maniego in the 2011 drama Budoy, and later had a special participation role in the 2012 drama Kahit Puso'y Masugatan as Fatima San Jose. She also appeared in Kahit Konting Pagtingin, Huwag Ka Lang Mawawala, and most recently in Mirabella. She was part of the cast of the second season of Ikaw Lamang (2014) as Tessa. She is also portrayed the role of Laura Hipolito-Suarez in ABS-CBN's afternoon melodrama series Doble Kara (2015), and received critical acclaim for her performance along with Julia Montes.


  • Dizon started her career in ABS-CBN in 1996, being a co-hostess in ASAP.
  • In later 1996, Dizon starred in the hit teen sitcom Gimik'. She later was reprising her role as Melanie Suntay, for the Gimik the Reunion in 1999. This show made her well known.
  • Dizon then starred in Sa Dulo Ng Walang Hanggan as Sally Perida / Sara / Susan Concepcion in 2001. She portrayed the main antagonist of the series.
  • In 2003 she made her first appearance on the GMA Network, when she starred in Narito Ang Puso Ko. She played Stella Bautista.
  • Then in 2006 she transferred to GMA Network and did various projects until 2007. He last role for GMA Network was when she starred in the television series, Princess Charming.
  • In 2007, she starred in Kokey as Myra Villoria-Alegre. This was Dizon's comeback project to ABS-CBN
  • Then in 2008, this will be her last appearance in the GMA Network until later 2014. She played main antagonist in Dyesebel as Reyna Dyangga. An old mermaid who hides her treasures.
  • Dizon returns to ABS-CBN when she made an appearance in Tayong Dalawa.
  • She made a special appearance in the popular TV series Tayong Dalawa in 2009. The series starred the love triangle team, Jake Cuenca, Gerald Anderson, and Kim Chiu. She portrayed Loreta King, Audrey's mother who dies because of premature labor.
  • In 2010, she starred in Tanging Yaman as Atty. Leona Jacinto. Isabelle's (Melissa Ricks) abusive mother.
  • Later in 2010 she was reprising her role again as Melanie Suntay, from the hit 1990's series Gimik. She starred in the Your Song Presents: Gimik 2010. She is now married to Brian, her former boyfriend and now husband.
  • In 2010-2011, she starred with Kathryn Bernardo and Julia Montes for the remake of Mara Clara. She portrayed Susan David, Mara's adoptive mother and Clara's biological mother, and also Gary's wife. Originally portrayed by Susan Africa.
  • In 2011-2012, Dizon portrayed main antagonist Dra. Grace Maniego in the series Budoy.
  • Also in 2012 she made a special appearance in Kahit Puso'y Masugatan as Fatima San Jose.
  • In 2013 she starred in a few teleseryes.
  • Dizon starred Kahit Konting Pagtingin as Narissa Dimagiba. Then she made a special appearance in Juan dela Cruz as Amelia dela Cruz, Juan's deceased mother. She was reprising her role as Amelia in the series My Little Juan.
  • Then in later 2013, she starred in Huwag Ka Lang Mawawala as Athena Apostol the television series starring Judy Ann Santos.
  • In 2014 she played main antagonist Olive Robles in Mirabella. She then portrayed another antagonist role in the book 2 of Ikaw Lamang as Franco's mistress, Tessa Villanueva.
  • Then in later 2014 she then transferred back to GMA Network.
  • Dizon guested in a few episodes of Magpakailanman and also guested on Karelasyon. She also played main antagonist in Once Upon a Kiss as Giselle Pelaez-Almario.
  • In later 2015 she returned to ABS-CBN, and she guested on Nathaniel as Judith, Camille's (Xyriel Manabat) mother who left her when she was a kid.
  • She starred in the afternoon drama Doble Kara as Laura Hipolito-Suarez. Kara and Sara's loving biological mother and Ishmael's wife.

Personal life[edit]

Dizon has two sons, Tomas and Lucas, with ex-boyfriend Paolo Paraiso.[2]



Year Title Role Notes Source
1995-06 ASAP Herself - Host
1996-99 Gimik Melanie Suntay
1999-03 Tabing Ilog Jennifer "Jerry" Ricafort
2001-03 Sa Dulo Ng Walang Hanggan Sally Perida / Sara / Susan Concepción
2003-04 Basta't Kasama Kita Joyce
2003-04 Narito Ang Puso Ko Estella "Stella" Bautista
2005-06 Mga Anghel na Walang Langit Ira Mercado
2006 Agawin Mo Man Ang Lahat Greta
2006 Ang Kasagutan Lena
2006 Bahay Mo Ba 'To? Leona
2006-07 Mars Ravelo's Captain Barbell Magna / Magnetica
2007 Princess Charming Melay
2007 Kokey Myra Villoria-Alegre
2008 Mars Ravelo's Dyesebel Reyna Dyangga
2009 Tayong Dalawa Loreta Dominguez-King
2009 May Bukas Pa Jacky "Jackie" Santos
2010 Gilda Olvidado's Magkano Ang Iyong Dangal? Rita Robles
2010 Tanging Yaman Atty. Leona Policarpio-Jacinto
2010 Your Song Presents: Gimik 2010 Melanie Suntay-Lorenzo [3][4]
2010-11 Emil Cruz, Jr.'s Mara Clara Susan David
2011-12 Budoy Dra. Grace Maniego
2012 Kahit Puso'y Masugatan Fatima San Jose
2012 Maalaala Mo Kaya: Tinapay Flor Episode: "Tinapay"
2012 Wansapanataym: Hear Na U, Sori Na Me Verna Episode: "Hear Na U, Sori Na Me"
2013 Kahit Konting Pagtingin Narissa Ledesma-Dimagiba
2013 Juan dela Cruz Amelia dela Cruz
2013 Wansapanataym Divina Episode: "Bokbok, Ang Batang Magpanubok"
2013 My Little Juan Amelia dela Cruz
2013 Huwag Ka Lang Mawawala Athena Apostol Episode: "The Christmas Tablet"
2013 Wansapanataym Mila
2014 Mirabella Olivia "Olive" Flores-Robles
2014 Wansapanataym Carol Jimenez Episode: "My Guardian Angel"
2014 Ikaw Lamang Tessa Villanueva
2014 Ipaglaban Mo Lita Mauricio Episode: "Pagkilala ng Ama"
2014 Magpakailanman Nene Episode: "Henyo Ng Bangketa"
2014 Magpakailanman Juvilyn Episode: "Love After The Storm"
2015 Once Upon a Kiss Giselle Pelaez-Almario
2015 Karelasyon Minda
2015 Nathaniel Judith
2015-2017 Doble Kara Laura Hipolito-Suarez [5][6]
2017 Kung Kailangan Mo Ako TBA


Year Title Role Notes Source
1997 Kulayan Natin ang Bukas
1997 Calvento Files: The Movie Mia
1998 Miguel / Michelle Sonia
1998 Magandang hatinggabi Abby
1999 Gimik: The Reunion Melanie Suntay
2001 Gatas... Sa Dibdib ng Kaaway Pilar [7]
2002 Utang ni Tatang
2002 Super-B Daisy
2002 Ang Agimat: Anting-anting ni Lolo Aling Virgie / Manananggal
2006 Rome & Juliet Rome Miranda
2007 Resiklo Alura [8]
2008 Ploning Celeste
2008 Shake, Rattle & Roll X Aswang Wife Segment: "Emergency"
2008 100 Joyce De Leon
2009 Status: Single Vicky
2010 Working Girls Connie Valderama
2010 Super Inday and the Golden Bibe Ingrid
2012 Aparisyon Sister Remy
2012 Sosy Problems Bernice
2013 Bakit Hindi Ka Crush Ng Crush Mo? Pamela
2014 Bamboo Flowers Sandra
2014 10,000 Hours Anna Alcaraz
2014 Mariquina Imelda Nunez
2015 Heneral Luna Isabel [9][10]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Work Award Category Result Source
1999 Gimik People's Choice Awards Most Promising Actress of the Year Won
1999 Calvento Files: The Movie PMPC Star Awards for Movies New Movie Actress of the Year Won
2002 Gatas... Sa Dibdib ng Kaaway FAMAS Awards Best Actress Nominated
Gawad Urian Awards Best Actress Nominated
2007 Rome & Juliet Golden Screen Awards for Movies Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Drama) Nominated
Gawad Urian Awards Best Actress Nominated
2008 100 Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival Balanghai Trophy - Best Actress Won
2009 PMPC Star Awards for Movies Movie Actress of the Year Won
Ploning Golden Screen Awards for Movies Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Drama, Musical or Comedy) Nominated
100 Gawad Urian Awards Best Actress Won
Golden Screen Awards for Movies Best Performance by an Actress in a Lead Role (Drama) Won
FAP Luna Awards Best Actress Won
2010 Tayong Dalawa Gawad Tanglaw Awards Best Ensemble Performance in a Television Drama Won [11]
2013 Sosy Problems PMPC Star Awards for Movies Movie Supporting Actress of the Year Nominated
Golden Screen Awards for Movies Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Drama, Musical or Comedy) Nominated
Aparisyon Gawad Urian Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
2016 Heneral Luna PASADO Awards Best Supporting Actress Won


  1. ^ Vera, Noel (2005). Critic After Dark: A Review of Philippine Cinema. BigO Books. p. 136. ISBN 978-981-05-3185-0. Retrieved 7 July 2011 – via Google Books. 
  2. ^ Almo, Nerissa (22 April 2009). "Mylene Dizon gives birth to 2nd child with Paolo Paraiso". Retrieved 1 November 2016 – via GMA News Online. 
  3. ^ "Gimik 2010 Brings Together Judy Ann Santos, Diether Ocampo, Bojo Molina, G Toengi, and Mylene Dizon". 2 May 2010. Retrieved 8 July 2016. 
  4. ^ "Gimik 2010". TV Shows. ABS-CBN. Archived from the original on 4 May 2010. Retrieved 7 June 2010. 
  5. ^ Buan-Deveza, Reyma (17 August 2015). "Julia Montes Gets First Title Role in 'Doble Kara'". ABS-CBN News. Retrieved 31 October 2016. 
  6. ^ Belen, Walden Sadiri M. (24 August 2015). "Mylene Dizon's Powerful Performance on 'Doble Kara'". Manila Bulletin. Archived from the original on 16 February 2016. Retrieved 31 October 2016. 
  7. ^ "Box Office Movies of Male Stars on Video". Philippine Daily Inquirer. 27 May 2001 – via Google News. 
  8. ^ Carvajal, Dolly Anne (24 December 2007). "Recycled Idea". Dolly Wood. Philippine Daily Inquirer. Retrieved 12 October 2016 – via Google News. 
  9. ^ Tariman, Pablo A. (12 September 2015). "Faith, Love, time & Antonio Luna". The Philippine Star. Retrieved 1 November 2016. 
  10. ^ Tsui, Clarence (12 October 2015). "'Heneral Luna': Film Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 31 October 2016. 
  11. ^ Villasanta, Boy (4 March 2010). "Gawad Tanglaw a Paradigm of Anti-climax". ABS-CBN News. Retrieved 1 November 2016. 

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