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Angel Locsin - Sexy Pinay or Sexy Filipina
Angel Locsin is a Filipina commercial model, fashion designer, television
and film actress, and a film producer. She started her
show business career in 2002 but she became popular for her TV
roles as Alwina in the TV series Mulawin in 2004, and as Darna in
the TV series Darna in 2005.
In 2008, Angel Locsin was nominated for best performance in the
International Emmy Award for her role in the TV series "Lobo"
In 2012, Angel Locsin was awarded the Movie Actress of the Year in
the 28th PMPC Star Awards for Movies for her role in the movie In
The Name Of Love, and the following year, she won the Movie
Actress of the Year again in the 29th PMPC Star Awards for Movies
for her role in the movie "One More Try".
In 2013, she won both the FAMAS Award and the Film Academy of the
Philippines Award for best actress for her performance in the
movie One More Try.
Angel Locsin's Personal Life
Angel Locsin, whose real name is Angelica Colmenares, was born on April 23, 1985 in the municipality of Santa Maria, province of Bulacan, Philippines. She took her elementary studies at St. James College in Quezon City and finished her high school at the University of Santo Tomas (UST) in Manila, the Philippines capital. She also studied fashion design at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in London.
Angel Locsin is currently (February 2014) in a relationship with actor Luis Manzano (nicknamed Lucky), the son of actor Edu Manzano and actress Vilma Santos. They had their first relationship way back in 2007 but broke up in 2009 with Lucky entering into a relationship with actress Jennylyn Mercado and Angel Locsin with Phil Younghusband, a football player of the Philippine Men's Football National Team. In 2013, Angel and Lucky ended their respective relationships and in 2014, announced that they're back together again.
Angel Locsin as a Product Endorser
Aside from being a successful TV and film actress, Angel Locsin is also a well sought product endorser. She has done dozens of TV commercials for a variety of products which includes clothing, beauty products, jewelries, condominiums, food products, etc. Below are some of her notable TV commercials.
Century Tuna Angel Locsin Phil Younghusband 2011
Angel Locsin Century Tuna Commercial 2011
Angel Locsin appeared in a TV commercial for Century Tuna Flakes in Oil in 2011, co-starring Phil Younghusband, a British-Filipino football player of Azkals, the Philippines' Men's National Football Team. The TV commercial was created by PC&V Communications and directed by Jun Reyes of Unitel.
Modess Makabagong Pilipina (Modern Filipina) 2012
Angel Locsin Hapee Toothpaste 2014
Angel Locsin Modess TV Commercial 2012
Angel Locsin's Modess TV commercial entitled "Makabagong Pilipina", which translates to Modern Filipina, was released in 2012. It co-starred commercial model Lemuel Pelayo. This Modess commercial was Angel Locsin's and Lemuel Pelayo's second match-up commercial for Johnson & Johnson's Modess sanitary napkin. The first one was entitled "Perfect Date".
Angel Locsin Hapee Toothpaste TV Commercial
Angel Locsin first appeared in a Hapee Toothpaste (a Filipino-made toothpaste distributed by Lamoiyan Corporation) commercial way back in 2005. Several Filipina celebrities have also endorsed Hapee Toothpaste including Kristine Hermosa, Jennelyn Mercado, Rainier Castillo, Marian Rivera, and Carla Abellana.