|Born||Pauleen Marie Javier Luna
November 10, 1988
Las Piñas, Metro Manila, Philippines
|Other names||Poleng, Pauleen Luna-Sotto|
|Spouse(s)||Vic Sotto (m. 2016)|
Pauleen Marie Javier Luna-Sotto (born November 10, 1988) is a Filipina actress and television personality. She appears on the GMA Network, particularly as one of the regular hosts of the long-running Philippine variety show Eat Bulaga! where she portrays the child-woman character Baby Poleng.
Luna began her show business career when she joined Eat Bulaga!'s Little Miss Philippines talent contest in 1995. She began acting at 13 years of age when she became a member of ABS-CBN Corporation's Star Magic Batch 11 in 2002, before transferring to GMA Network.
She played the role of Odessa in Etheria, the second installment of the Encantadia trilogy, and appeared in the second Koreanovela adaptation of GMA Network's Ako si Kim Samsoon. Following this, she appeared in Luna Mystika, starring Heart Evangelista. In 2009 she played with Dennis Trillo and Jennica Garcia in the romantic-comedy Adik Sa'Yo, and was later cast as the primary antagonist, Sofia Montemayor, in Ikaw Sana.
In 2006, Luna was ranked number 9 in the FHM-Philippines list of sexiest women and was featured on the cover of the December 2006 issue of UNO magazine.
By December 2011, Luna had began dating her Eat Bulaga! co-host Vic Sotto after co-starring in Enteng ng Ina Mo, which the latter only confirmed in 2013. In September 2015, Sotto confirmed his engagement to Luna. The couple married on January 30, 2016 in Ayala Alabang, Muntinlupa.
|2015||My Bebe Love||Cameo Role|
|2011||Enteng Ng Ina Mo||Sexy Waitress|
|2008||Iskul Bukol 20 Years After (Ungasis and Escaleras Adventure)||Patty|
|2007||Shake, Rattle and Roll 9||Florence|
|My Kuya's Wedding||Heidi|
|2006||ZsaZsa Zaturnnah: Ze Moveeh||Aruba|
|White Lady||Pearl Legazpi|
|2003||My First Romance||Sharri|
|2015||Tamang Panahon: Concert||young Lola Nidora||Philippine Arena|
Awards and recognitions
|2014||Dabarkads Awards||Best Actress||Anyo Ng Pag-Ibig||Nominated|
|2012||FHM Philippines||100 Sexiest Women||None||Rank # 50|
|2011||Rank # 40|
|2010||Rank # 28|
|2009||PEP Forum Awards||Highly Recommended on Most Promising StarNone||None||Won|
|FHM Philippines||100 Sexiest Women||None||Rank # 10|
|2008||FHM Philippines||100 Sexiest Women||None||Rank # 26|
|2007||PMPC Star Awards for Television||Best Single Performance By An Actress||Magpakailanman||Won|||
|FHM Philippines||100 Sexiest Women||None||Rank # 13|||
|2006||FHM Philippines||100 Sexiest Women||None||Rank # 9|
|2004||PMPC Star Awards for Television||Best New Female TV Personality||Marina||Won|
|December 2006||UNO Magazine|
|February 2007||A-List Magazine|
|August 2008||SPEED Magazine|
|October 2009||Action & Fitness Magazine|
|April 2010||YES! Magazine|
|March 2013||YES! Magazine|
- Calderon, Nora (January 30, 2016). "Unprintable raw, hiwalayan nina Luis at Angel, sobrang kontrobersyal!". The Philippine Star (in Filipino). Retrieved February 3, 2016.
- Bassig, Wilwina (January 8, 2014). "Pauleen Luna in full bloom". GMA Network Inc. Retrieved January 10, 2016.
- "Pauleen Luna's touching message to her best friend Pia Wurtzbach". Push.com.ph (ABS-CBN Corporation). December 21, 2015. Retrieved January 10, 2016.
- Erece, Dinno (April 21, 2008). "Other cast members of "Kim Sam Soon" revealed". Philippine Entertainment Portal (GMA Network Inc.). Retrieved January 10, 2016.
- "Pauleen Luna talks about Trudis Liit star Jillian Ward". GMA News Online (GMA Network Inc.). July 22, 2010. Retrieved January 10, 2016.
- Dabu, Bianca Rose (January 7, 2016). "A look back at the Vic Sotto-Pauleen Luna love story". GMA News Online (GMA Network Inc.). Retrieved January 10, 2016.
- Ganal, FM (September 2, 2015). "Vic Sotto and Pauleen Luna engaged: A look back at their "roller-coaster" love story". Philippine Entertainment Portal (GMA Network Inc.). Retrieved January 10, 2016.
- Policarpio, Allan (January 31, 2016). "Vic Sotto weds Pauleen Luna: A promise of forever". Philippine Daily Inquirer. Retrieved January 31, 2016.
- FIRST READ ON PEP: ABS-CBN named Best TV Station at PMPC Star Awards for TV. Pep.ph. Retrieved on 2012-04-15.
- Pauleen Luna, ranked number 13 on FHM Philippines. Fhm.com.ph. Retrieved on 2012-04-15.
- Pauleen Luna at the Internet Movie Database
- Profile on iGMA.tv
- Pauleen Luna Pictures, Bio, and More at Celebritiesph.com