Bea Alonzo, or Phylbert Angellie Ranollo in real life, was born on of October, 17, 1987. She was raised single-handedly by her mom. Even at a very young age, it has always been Bea’s dream to become a famous movie actress.
She started joining beauty contests when she was small, considering pageants as stepping stones to reach her ultimate goal of becoming a star. During one of these contests, fashion designer Oscar Peralta spotted her and introduced her to some key people in show business who opened opportunities for the Filipina-British girl. She auditioned and made it as one of the members of ABS-CBN Talent Center’s Star Circle Batch 10.
Bea Alonzo was given the biggest break of her acting career when the hit series Kay Tagal Kang Hinintay was offered to her. She was paired with John Lloyd Cruz and their team up was so well-received.
The Bea-John Lloyd love-team propelled Bea’s career into a new heights. She admits that getting paired with a famous co-star was her ticket to stardom. In this same TV series where her acting talent was noticed and she earned the nomination for Best Actress in a TV Drama. As fans of their tandem continue to grow, more and more opportunities opened for Bea as well as John Lloyd.
This on-screen partnership was featured in three more TV Drama series: It Might Be You, Ikaw Ang Lahat Sa Akin, and Maging Sino Ka Man books 1 and 2. After working on their individual careers and getting paired with other stars, the two are slated to reunite in the upcoming Kapamilya teleserye A Beautiful Affair.
Their tandem has spawned several hit movies including My First Romance, Now That I Have You, Close to You, One More Chance, Miss You Like Crazy, and most recently, The Mistress.