Janine Gutierrez is a Filipino actress, model, ambassador, and host. Janine Gutierrez is popular for being a member of the infamous Gutierrez clan of actors. She is popular for appearing in films and shows like “Makapiling Kang Muli”, “Lila”, “Dagsin”, “Dragon Lady”, and “Villa Quintana” among many others.
Table of Biography
Janine Gutierrez was born on October 2, 1989, and she is currently 32 years old. She hails from Quezon City, Philippines, and her zodiac sign is Libra. Her full name is Janine Marie Elizabeth Olson de Leon Gutierrez. Moreover, she comes from a family of actors. Her parents are actors Ramon Christopher Gutierrez and Lotlot de Leon.
Her father is popular for movies and TV shows like Talahib at Rosas, Sugat sa puri, and Gabriel Lorenzo: Berdugo. Similarly, her mother is a well-known actress popular for 1st Sem, Kubot: The Aswang Chronicles 2, and Dyesebel. She has three siblings namely Jessica, Maxine, and Diego. She is the eldest of them all and is a part of the famous Gutierrez clan of actors.
Talking about her extended family, her paternal grandparents are popular stars Pilita Corrales and Eddie Gutierrez. Her maternal grandparents are Christopher de Leon and Nora Aunor. Moreover, aunt Jackie Lou Blanco is also another popular family member. Likewise, she has American-Eduardo-Filipino ancestry.
Talking about her educational journey, Gutierrez attended St Paul’s College, Pasig. It is an all-girls school. For her further studies, she attended Ateneo de Manila University majoring in European Studies.
Career and Professional Life
Professionally, Janine Gutierrez is an actress, model, TV host, and spokesperson. She rose to popularity playing Rosa on the daytime romance Dangwa working alongside actor Mark Herras. She is also famous for her performances on shows like Wagas as well as in films like 2015’s Buy Now, Die Later.
Likewise, she was also nominated for a Golden Screen Award for “Outstanding Breakthrough Performance by an Actress”. It was for her work on the series Makapiling Kang Muli. She is currently a contract artist for GMA Network.
Moreover, Gutierrez has worked in TV shows and film, which is a rare balance of candor and charm onscreen. Her style and inherent appeal have made her a fashion muse. However, it’s her poise and conviction that have truly turned heads.
With her ability to inhabit roles with grace and nuance, she is steadily establishing herself to be a versatile and committed actress. In the year 2017, she played a blind lawyer seeking justice and vengeance following a traumatic event in Legally Blind. This role earned her a “Best Drama Actress” nomination at the PMPC Star Awards for Television.
She has also worked in the independent films Lila and Dagsin. It is a World War II drama for which she won “Best Supporting Actress” at the Urduja Heritage Film Festival. She also subsequently earned a Gawad Urian nomination.
Acting and Modeling
Further, Janine continues to prove her talent and also prove that she is so much more than an ingenue. She tries to prove it with every role she takes across soap operas, romantic comedies, gripping thrillers, and award-winning internationally acclaimed genre pieces. Janie showcases a range and talent befitting not only a leading lady but also a character actress.
As a model and brand ambassador, she has worked with various high-end brands including Louis Vuitton, Michael Kors, and L’Oreal Paris. She has also appeared on the covers of numerous magazines like the international travel journal Suitcase and the Philippines’ style bible Preview. The latter declared her a face to watch in 2014 and earned her the title “Best Dressed” for two consecutive years in 2017 and 2018.
She has appeared in several TV shows and films. To be more precise, she has worked on 15 TV shows/series and 6 movies. Some of her most renowned roles are that of Gwen Regalado in the action-fantasy series Victor Mangtanggol.
Films and TV shows
Other movies that she starred in are Babae At Baril, Lila, Dagsin, Spirit of the Glass 2: The Haunted, Buy Now, Die Later, and Elise. Elise is a romantic comedy in which she plays the lead role. Furthermore, some of the most popular TV series in which she has starred in include Dragon Lady, Daddy’s Gurl, Sherlock Jr., Dangwa, Villa Quintana, My Beloved, and More Than Words among several others.
Moreover, she also hosts Day Off. This show is a lifestyle series in which she trades places for a day with Filipino workers all over the world. On this show, she has gamely tried her hand at being a whale shark interaction officer, a tattoo artist, a film actor in Korea, a teacher in Thailand, and a cobra venom extractor.
Recently, she also recorded a couple of songs in Los Angeles with RedOne for her digital series Unbroken Hearts. RedOne is a Grammy Award-winning producer. Likewise, she hopes to take on more daring roles. These include everything from female-fronted action projects to emotionally complex characters in general.
Beyond the Glam
Likewise, Janine Gutierrez is passionate about the environment and saving wildlife. Shea also serves as a National Youth Ambassador for World Wildlife Fund (WWF), Philippines. Through this, she promotes eco-friendly living practices and sustainable livelihood programs for agriculture workers in farming and fishing. These professions tend to be the most low-income jobs.
When she is not working, she is probably found at the beach, traveling, or being a dog mom to her Pomeranian. She also interacts with her fans through her social media accounts.
Moving on, Gutierrez has a net worth estimation of approximately $1 million to 5 million dollars. She earns through her acting and modeling projects as well as Youtube videos among other income-generating activities.
Janine Gutierrez is in a romantic relationship with Rayver Cruz. He is also an actor and model signed under the same company as she, i.e. GMA Artist Center/GMA Network. The love birds have been together since 2017 and both share numerous photos featuring each other on their respective social media accounts.
Before dating Rayver, she was romantically involved with the controversial rapper-actor Elmo Magalona. Moreover, she has maintained a clean public profile that is away from rumors, scandals, and controversies that might hamper her professional career and personal life.
Janine Gutierrez stands tall at a height of 1.69 meters or 5 feet 7 inches and her weight is approximately 123 lbs or 56 kgs. Likewise, her chest-waist-hip measures are 31-25-33 inches respectively. Likewise, she has light-brown eyes and dark brown hair color.
Gutierrez is also a social media personality. She created her self-titled Youtube channel on October 17, 2018. Since then, she has earned over 9.3 million views and 302K subscribers. She uploads a variety of content from Q&A with celebrities, family members, challenges, beauty vlogs, daily life vlogs, travel vlogs, fashion-related videos, etc.
Likewise, she joined Twitter in January 2011 and so far has 168K followers on her @janinegutierrez account. Similarly, she goes by @janinegutierrez on Instagram and her account boasts 2,233 post shares and 1.6 million followers at the time of preparing this biography. Likewise, she also created her official Facebook page on June 24, 2011, and has over 239k people following her journey. We can also contact her at [email protected] for more inquiries.