Twink Macaraig Wiki, Age, Husband, Biography, Family & Death

Twink Macaraig

Twink Macaraig (born in 1964) was a famous news channel anchor and reporter. She has worked with channels like TV5 and ABS-CBN. Over her career, she maintained a very bold character and her way of reporting got loved by all. In the year 2020 on 14th January, she died after fighting a long battle with cancer.

 

Career & Net worth

After getting done with her education she started working as a professor at Diliman-College of Mass Communication. Other than this she even worked as a columnist. She majorly got her attention when she started working with famous news channels like ABS-CBN and TV5.

Twink Macaraig on News 5

She was very outspoken and always raised her voice against the wrong. She was totally against the bribery and other unethical elements. Twink always stayed form any bribery matters and her name never got involved in any such wrong actions.

On her Twitter, she has written that only she can pay for her opinions. This straight away shows how she was honest in her behavior and towards her career. according to some trusted sources Twink Macaraig estimated Net worth of 300K US dollars, as in 2019.

 

Death Cause: Cancer

In the early 2000 cancer got detected in her body. After this, she started her treatment for cancer but the disease did not leave her. In the year 2020, she died after having a long and tough fight with cancer. The news about her death got released by the news channel she has worked with named CNN.

After her death personalities like Ces Oreña-Drilon & Theodore Te expressed their grievances by making tweets.

 

Early Life, Parents, Siblings & Education

In the capital of Philippines Manila, Twink Macaraig (age 55 years, as in 2019) took birth in the year 1964. The names of her father, mother and sibling are not known. She took her school education from a local school in her hometown.

After schooling, she went to the University of the Philippines Diliman-College of Mass Communication. From there she did her studies in journalism.

 

Personal Life, Spouse Paulo Alcazaren & Children

The famous reporter was a married person. In the year 1989, Twink Macaraig married her boyfriend named Paulo Alcazaren. The marriage happened in a traditional way. They got blessed with a child after their marriage. The name of their son is not known.

Twink Macaraig with husband Paulo Alcazaren and son
News Anchor, Twink Macaraig with husband Paulo Alcazaren and son

The bond between Twink and her husband Paulo was very strong. He stayed at her side in tough times and supported her in every way. Even when her photos in the hospital got released they both were spotted together.

The lady was also quite popular on the social media platform named Twitter. On her account (@twinkmac) there are 10.5K fans. There she used to express her views to her followers about the activities happening in the country.

 

Some Lesser Known Facts about Twink Macaraig

Wiki/Bio
Real Full Birth NameTwink Macaraig.
ProfessionNews Reporter.
Famous asTV anchor.
Age (As of 2019)55 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday1964.
Death 14 January 2020.
Birthplace/HometownManila.
NationalityThe Philippines.
GenderFemale.
Ethnicity Asian.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
ReligionNot known.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)N/A.
House LocationManila.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 3".
Centimeters: 160.02 cm.
Meters: 1.60 m.
WeightKilograms: 62 Kg.
Pounds: 136.6 lbs.
Eye ColorBlack.
Shoe Size (UK)7.
Hair ColorBlack.
Family
ParentsFather: Will Update Soon.
Mother: Not Known.
SiblingsSister (name not known).
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
HusbandPaulo Alcazaren.
Kids1 Son.
Social media Twitter: @twinkmac (followers 10.6k).
Education
Highest QualificationCollege Degree Completed.
School Local High school.
Career
Channels 1. TV5.
2. ABS-CBN.
Net worth$ 300k USD (As in 2020).

 

Physical Statistics, Height, Weight & Appearance

Before Cancer, she used to have long black hair but during her treatment she got bald. Twink Macaraig has a height of 5 feet 3 inches and her weight was approximately 136.6 lbs.

She had bright black eyes and always there was a smile on her face. Even during hard days of chemo she stayed strong and gave a tough fight to cancer.

 

Trivia

  • Twink Macaraig’s husband, Paulo Alcazaren is an architect by profession.
  • She is the founder of a book club.
  • On her Twitter account, she has over 10.5k fans.
  • Twink started her cancer in the year 2000.
  • She was also a faculty member of a college in the Philippines.
  • Macaraig made the Tweet on December 11, 2019.

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  • Her favorite book was bloodlust which is a poetry book.
  • During her days in the hospital, her childhood friend named Marissa Bunag helped her a lot.

Twink Macaraig with friend Marissa Bunag

  • Twink was also a dog lover and has posted some images of dogs on her Twitter account.

 

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