She and her current husband Kiko had a child, Simone Francesca Emmanuelle, or Frankie, born in November 2000.
One of the highest-paid actresses in Philippine Cinema
Become popular with the song "Mr. DJ".
She started off as a promising fresh young 12 year-old talent whose single "Mr.DJ" proved to be a big hit among radio listeners and disc-jockeys alike (hence the nickname "DJ's Pet").
Her late father, Pablo, served as mayor of Pasay City for more than four decades while her mother, Elaine, is also an actress in her own right.