Welcome to our second segment of “That’s So Filipino”! Also, happy last full week of Filipino American History Month!
Today we’re going to talk about some important people that put the Philippines and Filipino talent in the spotlight.
Did you know these 10 Hollywood superstars and artists are either full or half Filipino?
Dave Bautista - MMA fighter, aka Drax from the movie Guardians of the Galaxy.
Enrique Iglesias - Grammy winner for Best Latin Pop Performance.
Nicole Scherzinger - lead singer of the Grammy nominee girl group, the Pussycat Dolls.
Vanessa Minnillo - Lachey - Miss Teen USA in 1998 and TV correspondent for Entertainment Tonight.
Yes, I am as surprised as you are with some of these. And just as thrilled!
Although these celebs may not necessarily be considered a part of Filipino American History, yet, one thing is for sure, they are certainly making history with their talents and incredible work!