Liza Soberano (born January 04, 1998) is an American-born Filipino Actress, Model, Instagram Influencer, and Social Media Personality from Santa Clara, California. She first rose to fame after playing the lead role in the TV series “Forevermore”.
It is a 2014 Philippine romantic drama television series where she played a protagonist named Maria Agnes Calay-Grande. Furthermore, Liza entered the entertainment industry in 2011 and made debut with a TV series “Wansapanataym” as Mac.
Later, the actress made her pictorial debut with a movie “Must Be… Love” with a supporting character Angel Gomez in 2013. The same year, she even starred as Gillian in “She’s the One” movie with Dingdong Dantes, Bea Alonzo, and Enrique Gil.
Her breakthrough came after playing a first leading role in the hit romantic comedy TV program “Forevermore” (2014). Liza’s performance as Sophia Taylor in the 2015 film “Just The Way You Are” also appreciated by fans a lot.
Moreover, in February 2016, Soberano performed in a Dolce Amore (romantic comedy melodrama series) as Serena Marchesa. During the filming of primetime drama Bagani (TV Series), the actress got an injury. In fact, she had to withdraw from the project called Darna due to this.
On December 12, 2019, Catriona Gray (Miss Universe 2018) claimed that Soberano could become a fine beauty queen. She believes that the actress should give a try to pageantry.
During a press conference where Gray talked about this after she signed a contract with ABS-CBN. The model is going to launch her book “Conquering Your Universe” next year. There, she was asked to pick a celebrity who could become a wonderful beauty queen.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings & Education
The actress whose real full birth name is Hope Elizabeth Soberano was born on the 4th of January 1998 in Santa Clara, California, United States. Hence, Liza Soberano’s age is 21 years old, as of 2019. Her father “John Castillo Soberano” is an actor who is originally from Pangasinan.
The actress’s mother “Jacqulyn Elizabeth Nguyen” is an American woman. Hope has a brother named “Justin David Soberano”. She also has six half-siblings from both her mom and dad’s side.
Liza’s step-sisters are Leilani Sue Elizabeth Osorno, Kaycee Logan Nguyen, and Rianne Love. Her half-brothers are Dustin David Nguyen, Nathaniel Larry Osorno, and Jaden Parker Nguyen.
At the age of 10, in 2018, the actress moved to Manila, the Philippines in order to live with her father. As of education, she achieved her high school studies from St. Patrick School of Quezon City in Metro Manila.
Later, the artist did her graduation from Southville International School through an online business management course. At the age of 12, she got her first job to model for print ads.
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|Real Full Birth Name||Hope Elizabeth Soberano.|
|Profession||Actress, Model, Instagram Influencer, and Social Media Personality.|
|Famous for||playing the protagonist in the television series Forevermore with Enrique Gil.|
|Age (How old, as of 2019)||21 years old.|
|Date of Birth||January 04, 1998.|
|Birthplace||Santa Clara, California, United States (then moved to Manila, Philippines).|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Religion||She converted to Roman Catholicism in July 2015.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Capricorn.|
|Current Residence||Manila, Philippines.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lizasoberano/
|Debut||TV Show: Wansapanataym: Mac Ulit-Ulit (2011, as Mac).
Film: Must Be... Love (2013, as Angel Gomez).
|Films||1. Must Be... Love.
2. She's The One.
3. My Ex and Whys.
4. Everyday I Love You.
5. Just The Way You Are.
|TV Shows||1. Maalaala Mo Kaya: Singsing.
2. Kung Ako'y Iiwan Mo.
3. Wansapanataym: Mac Ulit-Ulit.
4. Maalaala Mo Kaya: Box.
5. Wansapanataym: Flores De Yayo.
7. Luv U.
9. Maalaala Mo Kaya: Orasan.
10. Got to Believe.
11. Maalaala Mo Kaya: Korona.
12. Dolce Amore.
13. Make It with You.
|Awards||1. 46th GMMSF Box-Office Entertainment Awards
2. 29th PMPC Star Awards for Television.
3. Push Awards.
4. ASAP Pop Teen Choice Awards.
5. Anak TV Seal Awards.
6. ALTA Media Icon Awards.
7. 47th GMMSF Box-Office Entertainment Awards, and much more.
|Agent||Star Magic (2011–present).|
|Height||Feet & Inches: 5' 7".
Centimeters: 170 cm.
Meters: 1.7 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 53 Kg.
Pounds: 117 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||33-24-34.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||5.5|
|Dress Size||2 (US) or 6 (UK) or 34 (EU).|
|Parents||Father: John Castillo Soberano.
Mother: Jacqulyn Elizabeth Nguyen.
|Siblings||Brother: Justin David Soberano.
Half-Sister: 1. Leilani Sue Elizabeth Osorno.
2. Kaycee Logan Nguyen.
3. Rianne Love.
Step-Brother: 1. Dustin David Nguyen.
2. Nathaniel Larry Osorno.
3. Jaden Parker Nguyen.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Love Affair with her boyfriend.|
|Boyfriend||Enrique Gil (2014 – Present).
|Highest Qualification||Graduate with a Bachelors's degree.|
|School||St. Patrick School.|
|Alma Mater.||Southville International School.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Ryan Gosling.
Actress: Emma Stone.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Italy.|
|Love to do||Reading, Theatre Play & Artwork.|
|Song||Try by Colbie Caillat.|
|Favorite Food||Italian Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$1.7 million US dollars (As of 2019).|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Liza Soberano
- As per the source, Soberano converted to Roman Catholicism in July 2015.
- In the starting days of her career, the actress also had a minor role in the TV program “Kung Ako’y Iiwan Mo” as Claire Raymundo in 2012.
- Furthermore, back in February 2019, Hope Elizabeth confirmed her relationship with her boyfriend “Enrique Gil” (Filipino actor, dancer, and model).
- They began their romantic affair with each other in October 2014.
- Moreover, the couple first met on the sets of “She’s the One” film. Later, they worked together in “Forevermore” where Enrique played Alexander “Xander” Grande III (a hotel company heir).
- She possesses a long neck and beautiful facial features. Her weight is around 117 lbs (53 kg) and maintains her figure by eating a low-carb diet.
- How tall: Liza Soberano managed a good height of 5 feet 7 inches tall with a slender build.
- In 2017, Soberano again starred with Gil in the romantic comedy-drama film “My Ex and Whys”.
- The movie became a hit and the actress also won her the GMMSF Box-Office Entertainment Award for Box Office Queen.
- In August 2016, Liza signed as the new face of Maybelline. Some fo the other brands she endorsed are Nestea, Coca-Cola, Nescafé, Milkita, Fujifilm, Samsung, Goldilocks, Avon, Cadbury, etc.