Paid P50,000 for appearing in her first major movie, Itlog (2002). P10,000 went to her manager Jaime Mercado as commission.
Grew up as member of the Iglesia ni Cristo (CHurch of Chris) but converted to become a Roman Catholic during her early years in showbiz.
Went to Japan at 16 to work as an entertainer.
No relationship with Zubiri although her screen name was named after the family of Zubiri, a known political clan in Bukidnon, a province in Southern Philippines.
Born in Bulacan but grew up in Olongapo City, Philippines.