Donny Pangilinan is a Filipino television actor. Donny Pangilinan is also a model, singer, presenter and VJ. He is also popular as the son of a famous Filipino comedian and actress, Maricel Laxa.
Birth Facts and Education
Donny Pangilinan was born on February 10, 1998 in the Philippines. He is 23 years old and is under the birth sign Aquarius. He is a Filipino national and his full name is Donato Antonio Laxa Pangilinan.
His mother’s name is Maricel Laxa and his father’s name is Anthony Pangilinan. Donny’s father is the brother of Francis Pangilinan, who is the brother of a Philippine Senator. Likewise, his mother is a famous actress from the Philippines. And Donny has four other siblings, and their names are Benjamin, Hannah, Ella, and Solana Pangilinan. Also, he got his name from both of his grandfathers as his first name Donato came from his paternal grandfather while his middle name Antonio came from his maternal grandfather actor Tony Ferrer whose birth name was Antonio Laxa.
Regarding Donny’s educational background and qualifications, he attended Brent International School for secondary education. Then, in 2018, he enrolled at the University of the Philippines Open University for his graduate studies.
career and working life
Donny Pangilinan started his career as a VJ on Myx, a Filipino pay TV channel, in 2016. His entry into Filipino entertainment began with guest appearances on various ABS CBN shows in the same year. He briefly participated in hosting the show as soon as possible. Likewise, Donny Pangilinan made his screen debut in 2018 in the Regal Films production Walwal, directed by Jose Javier Reyes. He then signed with Star Magic that same year and in the same batch with other popular figures such as Tony Labrusca and Charlie Dizon.
In addition, Donny Pangilinan has also played a number of minor roles in ABS-CBN films such as To Love Some Buddy, Fantastica and The Mall, as well as The Merrier and others. Then she and actress Kisses Delavin were part of a love team from 2017 to 2019. Donny finally landed his first starring role in the 2020 film James & Pat & Dave, opposite Ronnie Alonte and Loisa Andalio. He was also briefly able to direct the musical variety show “TV5” Sunday Noontime Live! in the same year. However, the short-lived show was canceled after three months and Pangilinan subsequently renewed his contract with Star Magic in February 2021.
Additionally, in 2021, Donny Pangilinan appeared in the iWantTFC series He’s Into Her, in which he starred alongside Belle Mariano, his new love partner. And upcoming projects for the couple include a “teleseries.” And also a short film directed by Cathy Garcia-Molina in association with the Hong Kong Tourism Board. This film would eventually become a feature film.
Donny Pangilinan is possibly singles at the moment. Pangilinan appears to be focused on his career, life and family rather than being in a relationship. Or maybe he wanted to keep his love affair private and out of the spotlight. Likewise, there was a rumor that Donny and Kisses Delavin were in a relationship. However, both denied this, saying that they were just friends and nothing more.
Donny Pangilinan has one height of 6 feet and his weight is 71 kg. Pangilinan’s other body measurements like chest, waist, and hips are 42-28-36 inches respectively. Also, Donny has brown eyes and black hair and his body is the athletic type.
Social Media and Wealth
Donny Pangilinan is quite active on all his social accounts. He has amassed 2.3 million followers Instagram and 2.6 million followers on Twitter. Likewise, he has amassed 2.4 million followers on Facebook and 783,000 subscribers on Youtube.
According to gossip.dekhnews, Donny Pangilinan a net worth from $900,000 to $1 million, and his main source of income is his acting career.