Roxanne Barcelo

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Roxee B
Birth name Anne Roxanne Jordan Barcelo
Also known as Roxie, Roxanne Barcelo
Born (1985-01-20) 20 January 1985 (age 33)
Fairfax, Virginia, U.S.
Genres OPM, Pop
Occupation(s) Singer, Actress
Instruments Vocals
Years active 1999–present
Labels Universal

Anne Roxanne Jordan Barcelo (born 20 January 1985), known as Roxee B, is a filipina actress, model and singer. In 2006, she became one of the 14 housemates of ABS-CBN's Pinoy Big Brother: Celebrity Edition.[1] Before entering the Big Brother House, she was a finalist of ABC's Hollywood Dream. [2]Perhaps, she is known for playing Natalie Alcantara in Wildflower.

Early life[edit]

Born in Fairfax, Virginia, she spent her childhood in the United States. She was only eight years old when she joined and won "Best of the Best", a singing contest in the United States. Her broadcasting talent was again put to the test when she became a member of ESPN Kids. [3] Already a professional child model, she did TV commercials for the Smithsonian Museum's 150th anniversary, 4th of July, GAP and JC Penney. She graduated from the School of the Holy Spirit in Quezon City and from Miriam College, also in Quezon City. [4]

Acting and singing career[edit]

Upon arriving in the Philippines when she was 13, she was one of the contestants in GMA's Metropop Search.[5] Aside from that in 1999, Roxie became a mainstay in the GMA's then top-rated youth oriented show, Click, she learned so much in her 2½ years in the show. [6] She also appeared in the television drama series Kahit Kailan and Sana Ay Ikaw Na Nga.[7] [8] She was a regular host of on SOP and guest-starred in several GMA shows. [9] Her song "Kung Alam Mo Lang" (If You Only Knew), the Tagalog version of "Because I'm A Girl" (Hangul여자 이니까; RRYeoja Inikka) by the South Korean female pop trio band Kiss topped the Philippine music charts. She also has an album, Roxie.[10]

Other ventures[edit]

Roxee starred in a contemporary full-length film, Mudraks, which was screened for competition in 2006's Cinemalaya Film Festival. She played the daughter of the lead actress, Rio Locsin. The movie is about a dysfunctional family who never talk to each other. [11]

Present career[edit]

In 2008, she returned to GMA Network, her home channel, whose rival station is ABS-CBN, to do a kiddy program as one of the main hosts; she called in the programme Ate Anne in the show called Batang Bibbo. [12] But in early 2009 she was cast to the most awaited fantasy series starring Marian Rivera in Darna.[13] After Darna, she appeared on First Time, together with Joross Gamboa and Michelle Madrigal who were also a former ABS-CBN member. [14] In 2010, Roxee returned to hosting a children's show via Art Angel on GMA 7 with original host Tonypet Gaba, replacing the former hosts. [15]

She joined Alodia Gosiengfiao for the July 2013 edition of FHM Philippines. [16] In 2014, she appeared again for Online Babe for FHM (now as FHM #NewCrush and Idols) for June 2014 as well as in the December 2014 issue of FHM. [17] [18] In 2017, she returned to ABS-CBN, to play an antagonist role in Wildflower. [19]

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Network Notes
1999 Click Toni GMA Network
1999 Dear Mikee Various
1999 Ibang Klase Various
2000 SOP Rules Herself Co-host / Performer
2000 GMA Telecine Specials Various
2000 Super Klenk Various
2000 Campus Romance Various Lead cast
2000 GMA Love Stories Various Lead role
2001 Sana Ay Ikaw Na Nga Eloisa Fulgencio Supporting role
2001 Maynila Various Main cast
2002 Kahit Kailan Eden Miseracordia
2002 Magpakailanman Various
2004–2008; 2017-present ASAP Herself ABS-CBN Guest performer
2005 Hollywood Dream Herself ABC
2006 Pinoy Big Brother: Celebrity Edition: Herself ABS-CBN
2006 Maalaala Mo Kaya Various
2008 Kahit Isang Saglit Trisha Lead role
2008–2009 Batang Bibbo Ate Anne / Herself GMA Network Host
2009 Darna Aleli Supporting role
2010 First Time Ms. Berna Supporting role
2010 Art Angel Ate Anne / Herself Host
2010–2012 Reel Love: Tween Hearts Rose
2011 Amaya Kayang Supporting role
2012 Cielo de Angelina Elaine Supporting role
2016 Bakit Manipis ang Ulap? Katrina Alarcon TV5 Main cast
2016 Karelasyon: Rigodon GMA Network Main role
2016 Wagas Blessie GMA News TV Main role
2017-2018 Wildflower Natalie Alcantara ABS-CBN Main cast / Antagonist / Protagonist

Discography[edit]

Album[edit]

  • Roxie - 2004 (under Universal Records)
  • "WOW" ft. Q-York - 2014
  • "Morena" - 2015 (under Viva Records Corporation)[20]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Philippine Headline News
  2. ^ "Here's the Truth About 'Living in' Issue of Roxanne Barcelo and Boyfriend Will Devaughn". Philnews.ph. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  3. ^ Rule, Karla. "Freeman Entertainment ( Leaderboard Top ), pagematch: , sectionmatch: 1 The evolution of Roxanne Barcelo". The Freeman. Philstar. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  4. ^ "Inanay apan kanunay nga carrer ni Roxanne". The Freeman Banat News. Philstar. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  5. ^ "LOOK: 16 beauties from the '90s who are still blooming today". GMANetwork.com. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  6. ^ "OOK: The stars of 'Click' then and now". GMANETWORK.COM. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  7. ^ "Roxanne Barcelo is back where she belongs". GMANetwork.com. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  8. ^ Anarcon, James Patrick. "Roxanne Barcelo returns to ABS-CBN after 9 years". PEP.ph. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  9. ^ "A second look at Roxanne Barcelo". manilastandard.net. Manila Standard Showbitz. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  10. ^ "Roxie". iTunes Apple. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  11. ^ "2006 Archives Cinemalaya". Cinemalaya.org. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  12. ^ "Roxanne Barcelo nixes sexy image to host kids' show "Batang Bibbo"". Pep.ph. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  13. ^ Philippine Daily Inquirer
  14. ^ "PEP: Roxanne Barcelo advices First Time youngsters to study hard". GMANetwork.com. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  15. ^ "Roxanne Barcelo is on the Cover of FHM 100 Sexiest 2013". Wazzup Pilipinas. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  16. ^ "Roxee B - July 2013". FHM Philippines. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  17. ^ Castillo, Pong. "Roxee B - FHM Online Babe June 2014". FHM Philippines. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  18. ^ "SNEAK PEEK: Fill Your Sexy Cravings With Roxee B's FHM Gravure Volume 4!". FHM Philippines. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  19. ^ "Roxanne Barcelo joins cast of 'Wildflower'". ABS-CBN News. Retrieved October 2, 2017. 
  20. ^ http://www.cduniverse.com/productinfo.asp?pid=9890090&style=music&msg=2
Preceded by
Alex Moreno
FHM Online Babe
(June 2014)
Succeeded by
Bianca Peralta