Magdangal had her early beginning at the age of eleven as an entertainer through the singing group 14-K under the supervision and training of Master Composer, Ryan Cayabyab. During those years, she took lessons in singing from Cayabyab, dance from Douglas Nieras, and acting from Gina Alajar and Beverly
Jolina Magdangal Biography
In 1989, Magdangal had her early beginning at the age of eleven as an entertainer through the singing group 14-K under the supervision and training of Master Composer, Ryan Cayabyab. During those years, she took lessons in singing from Cayabyab, dance from Douglas Nieras, and acting from Gina Alajar and Beverly Vergel.
In 1992, Magdangal had her breakthrough when she was discovered by talent manager and film and television director Johnny Manahan while performing with 14K in the weekly late night musical show Ryan Ryan Musikahan. She was then invited by Manahan to guest in the ABS-CBN sitcom Mana which turned out to be her screen test. After her brief stint in Mana (1992), she made her professional television debut in the youth-oriented program Ang TV where she was featured in musical, sitcom, and newscasting segments before she was given her own segment “Payong Kaibigan”.
Her inclusion as part of the Ang TV was also her launching as one of the pioneer contract artists of ABS-CBN’s Talent Center (now Star Magic).
Magdangal’s casting in Ang TV led to more television opportunities. Her early shows included the political satire-sitcom Abangan Ang Susunod Na Kabanata, daily noon-time program ‘Sang Linggo nAPO Sila (1995), and as one of the pioneer host-performer of Asia’s longest-running musical variety show ASAP (1995). In ASAP, her most notable segments were “Tricykat” and “LSS (Love Songs & Stories)”.
In 1994, Magdangal was chosen by Walt Disney Records to be its first Filipino recording artist to sing the theme songs of Disney classics Pocahontas (1995) and The Hunchback of Notre-Dame (1996) for Philippine promotion. Before that, she appeared in the accompanying soundtrack album for the show Ang TV, where she recorded “Magkaibigang Tunay”, the theme song of her segment “Payong Kaibigan”.
After recording theme songs that were non-album released and appearing in a couple of compilation albums, Magdangal released her debut album A Wish Comes True in 1996 under Walt Disney Records. The album was praised by critics for containing adventurous repertoire; with David Gonzales of allmusic.com saying “The music can be classified as middle-of-the-road, but it is still more adventurous than most albums made by Philippine female and male solo artists… A Wish Comes True, however, has commendable diversity… [and] Magdangal, who is also an actress and television personality, has a fine voice that is full of depth and warmth. The arrangements on the album are excellent and imaginative, showing a lot of pep and creativity. Magdangal has a promising future.
Jolina Magdangal Early life and family
Magdangal was born on 6 November 1978 in Quezon City to Jun Magdangal and Paulette Perez. Her father worked in the marketing and public relations departments of San Miguel Corporation for 21 years before resigning in 1993 to manage Magdangal’s career. Her mother worked at the credit section of the Land Bank of the Philippines before handling the finance department of Magdangal’s enterprises. Magdangal has two siblings, elder sister Melanie and younger brother Jonathan.
After high school at Colegio de San Lorenzo in Quezon City, Magdangal attended a theater-arts course at the University of the Philippines which was cut short when AMA Computer University offered her a scholarship in Computer Science.
Jolina Magdangal Age
Jolina Magdangal was born on 6 of November 1978 (Age 42 years), Quezon City, Philippines
Jolina Magdangal Net Worth
She has earned a huge amount of money from her career as she has several professions, and she also earns from several endorsement .Her endorsement include hair care products, fast -food restaurants, canned food products, juice drinks, and many other products as well. .Jolina Magdangal net worth is approximately $3 Million. Jolina Magdangal is also listed on the elit list of Richest Unknown .
Jolina Magdangal Married
In November 2011, Magdangal married Rivermaya’s drummer Mark Escueta on a double-wedding ceremony, first on 19 November in a church wedding and the second is on 21 November in a garden wedding. It is known that Jolina and Mark have given birth to two children, Pele Inigo,born 18 February 2014, and Vika Anaya, born 28 May 2018. Talkin about Mark, he is a Filipino musician and one of the founding members of the Filipino rock band Rivermaya. It is known that he started playing drums when he was just 13 years old, and later when he became a professional drummer, he entered the Philippine music industry.