Jiro Manio (born May 9, 1992) is a Filipino born Actor based in Cainta (Rizal, Philippines). He started acting at the age of seven. Furthermore, his first movie name is Pamana (1999). He showed his acting talent in films like Manay Po, La Vida Rosa, Anak, Mila, Green Paradise, and Ang Tanging Ina Mo (Last na ‘To!).
He awarded the Best Child Performer title for Bagong Buwan in the Metro Manila Film Festival (2001). However, he addicted to drugs and ruined his life. In 2011, the news program TV Patrol confirmed that he joined a rehab center.
Some artists, including Ai-Ai delas Alas, tried helping him but refused. Though he struggled with his issues, and then he left acting too.
He made an explicit confirmation of leaving films in his past media interview. Though, he caught by the police in the murder charges on January 17, 2020.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings & Profile
Jirō Katakura was born in Cainta (Rizal) on the 9th of May 1992 (age 28 years, as in 2019). However, his Filipino mother, Joylene Santos, died in August 2007. Jiro’s dad Yusuke Katakura belonged to the Japanese ethnicity group.
Moreover, he has a younger brother named Anjo Santos. His grandfather supported him and his brother. He completed his grade education at the Holy Child Parochial School (San John the Baptist Catholic School).
Later on, he finished his higher education through the homeschooling mode of the Philippines Department of Education. Manio studied at the Rizal Experimental Station and Pilot School of Cottage Industries (RESPCI).
He planned to gather expertise in the culinary art from the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde, Malate.
Personal Life, Girlfriend, Spouse & Children
The information related to his wife has not updated on the internet. He fathered his two daughters named Sisha Calliope Katakura and Mishka Caxiopeia Katakura.
Still, Jiro Manio gave his sincere efforts to leave his drug addiction. He loved his children.
|Full Real Name||1. Jirō Katakura.
2. Jiro Manio.
|In The News For||Arrested by the police on January 17, 2020.|
|Age (As of 2019)||27 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||May 9, 1992.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Cainta (Rizal, Philippines).|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Zodiac Birth Sign||Taurus.|
|House In||Manila, Philippines.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 7".
Centimeters: 170 cm.
Meters: 1.7 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 70 Kg.
Pounds: 154 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||42-32-35.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||8.5.|
|Movies||1. Pamana (1999).
2. Mila (2001).
3. Anghel sa Lupa (2003).
4. Manay Po (2006).
5. Foster Child (2007).
6. Ang Lihim ni Antonio (2008).
7. Ang Tanging Ina Ninyong Lahat (2008).
8. Ang Tanging Ina Mo (Last na 'To!) (2010).
|Television Shows||1. Labs Ko Si Babe (1999).
2. Maalaala Mo Kaya: Oto San (2001).
3. Spirits (2004).
4. Maging Sino Ka Man (2006).
5. Love Spell presents My Soulfone (2007).
6. Maalaala Mo Kaya: Basura (2008).
7. Maynila (2010).
|Awards||1. Won Best Child Performer award (Metro Manila Film Festival) Bagong Buwan (2001).
2. FAP Awards Best Actor Title (Magnifico) 2004.
|Parents||Father: Yusuke Katakura (Japanese).
Mother: Joylene Santos (Filipino).
|Siblings||Brother: Anjo Santos.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Wife Name||Not Known.|
|Daughter||Sisha Calliope Katakura and Mishka Caxiopeia Katakura.|
|Highest Qualification||Completed his degree education.|
|School||Holy Child Parochial School (San John the Baptist Catholic School).|
|University/College||De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde, Malate.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Tom Cruise.
Actress: Jennifer Aniston.
|Love to do||Playing Cricket & Football.|
|Favorite Color||Black & Blue.|
|Dream Holiday Place||London.|
|Favorite Food||Japanese Dishes.|
|Net worth||$55K US Dollars.|
|Earnings, Income & Assets||$7K-$12K.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Jiro Manio
- His debut TV show is “Labs Ko Si Babe” (1999).
- He was also a member of the elite talent agency Star Magic program.
- Furthermore, Jiro showed his presence in “Pilyang Kerubin” (2010).
- In January 2016, he returned from the rehabilitation center.
- He again went back to the medical team due to his chronic health condition.
- Jiro Manio stands out 5 feet 7 inches tall in height (170 in Centimeters). Moreover, the weight of his body is around 70 Kilograms.
- He marked his presence by making accounts on Instagram and Facebook.
- The net worth of Mr. Manio estimated $55K US Dollars. He earned from his movies and TV shows around $7K-$12K.