Keempee De Leon is a famous Filipino actor, comedian, singer, songwriter, and TV host. Keempee De Leon is also known as the son of Joey de Leon and Daria Ramirez.
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Joseph Joachim Tugas de Leon was born on January 8, 1973, in Manila, Philippines. He is currently 49 years old. His zodiac sign is Capricorn. Leon’s father is Joey de Leon and his mother is Daria Ramirez. Hence, both of his parents are successful actors.
Furthermore, he has a brother named Cheenee de Leon. Likewise, this personality has four half-siblings named Jocas de Leon, Jako De Leon, and Jio De Leon. Therefore, the information regarding his educational background is behind the curtains.
Leon started his career in the entertainment industry in 1988 in the Viva Films film I Love You 3x a Day, where he was paired with Gelli de Belen. Later, he became a regular fixture in three TV shows: Eat Bulaga!, That’s Entertainment, and Agila. Further, in April 1989, he signed his first recording contract with OctoArts International.
Moreover, he had his biggest break on TV by playing a leading role in GMA’s Villa Quintana with Donna Cruz as his leading lady. Hence, he is a former VIVA contract star along with other members of That’s Entertainment. Leon became Best Drama Actor for Villa Quintana in Star Awards for television. Also, he was a co-host of GMA Supershow from 1995 to 1997.
Furthermore, this personality appeared in the TV series My Husband’s Lover where he portrayed Zandro Soriano, in 2013. Likewise, in March 2016, he was expelled from Eat Bulaga, after 12 years of hosting due to AlDub’s popularity along with Michael V. Nonetheless, he stayed with GMA Network from 2015 to 2018 as he appeared on the network’s different soap operas.
However, his most notable latest works were Little Nanay, where he got to work for the first time with the Superstar Nora Aunor, and Meant to Be where he worked for the first time with former That’s Entertainment cast members. Hence, Leon transferred back to ABS-CBN where he reunited with erstwhile girlfriend Cristine Reyes in the drama Nang Ngumiti ang Langit in 2019. Further, Keempee is now currently seen in another drama series, “Bagong Umaga” with co-stars former PBB housemates Heaven Peralejo & Barbie Imperial.
Leon has earned a lot of money from his successful career. His net worth is between $1 million-$5 million. However, his exact net worth is unknown. Likewise, his salary is unknown as well.
This personality has a child named Samantha with his former girlfriend. However, the girlfriend’s name is unknown. Talking about his past relationships, he dated Manilyn Reynes, Carmina Villarroel, Vina Morales, Ara Mina, Jessa Zaragoza, Bernadette Allyson, Angelika Dela Cruz, and Pauleen Luna.
Moreover, in an interview, De Leon reveals that Ina Raymundo and G. Toengi were his ex-girlfriends also. As of now, he seems to be single.
Leon has a well-maintained body. He has a lean and healthy body. This personality is around 5 feet and 6 inches tall. Likewise, he weighs around 70 kg. Hence, this personality sported a curtain haircut back in the 90s that was imitated by young men at the time.
He is parted in the middle of the head and long bangs reach as far as the ears. However, up until today, Keempee, the hairstyle, is considered a trademark of the era. Hence, he has black hair and brown eyes.
Talking about his social media presence, he is not active on different social media platforms. He joined Twitter in December 2011 and has more than 100 followers. Likewise, on his Instagram handle @kimpster888, he has around 78.9K followers. Therefore, he has a lot of fan pages.