|Jhong Hilario Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 7 in|
|Date of Birth||August 11, 1976|
|Girlfriend||Maia Leviste Azores|
Jhong Hilario is a Filipino actor, singer, politician, and dancer who is best known for his appearance in various films and shows that include Muro Ami (1999), D’ Anothers (2005), Dekada ’70 (2002), Rio Del Mar (1999-2001), Maalaala Mo Kaya: Wedding Cake (2000-2001). Besides that, he is also notably known for being a host and resident judge on the show It’s Showtime. Jhong has also amassed a huge fan base with more than 2.5 million followers on Instagram and more than 4 million followers on Twitter.
Virgilio Viernes Hilario Jr.
Asingan, Pangasinan, Philippines
According to sources, he had studied at The Hills Grammar School in the past.
Actor, Singer, Politician, Dancer
- Father – Virgilio Hilario Sr.
- Mother – Nelita V. Hilario
As a member of Streetboys, his music has been released with ABS-CBN Film Productions, Inc.
5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
75 kg or 165.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Jhong has dated –
- Michelle Westgate – He was previously married to Michelle Westgate who is of British heritage. However, due to several differences, the couple decided to legally part ways.
- Maia Leviste Azores – Jhong is dating Maia Leviste Azores who is 15 years younger than him.
Race / Ethnicity
He sports a boxed shaped beard.
Jhong Hilario Facts
- He began his career in the entertainment industry in 1993, after joining Streetboys.
- In 1996, he made his debut featured film appearance as Nestor in Istokwa.
- Initially, he had joined It’s Showtime, as a judge in 2012, later, he became the host of the show.
- On May 9, 2016, Jhong was elected as a member of the Makati City Council under the ticket of Mayor Abi Binay.
- In 2019, a video clip of Anne Curtis raising her voice at Jhong Hilario during It’s Showtime went viral over the internet. Jhong, in turn, reacted hilariously to her comment.
- His father Virgilio Sr. had served as a councillor for 9 years in the past. Hence, Jhong once stated it was because of his father that he wanted to become a councillor in the First District of Makati.
- One of the most prominent roles that he has played in his career until March 2020, is that of Alakdan in FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano (2017-2019).
- In 2012, he was nominated for a Golden Screen TV Award for “Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series” for his role in the television series of Mara Clara.
Featured Image By Jhong Hilario / Instagram