Children (Edu Manzano) and Ryan Christian (with Ralph Recto).
Elder sister of Winnie Santos.
Her mother is Mila Tuazon Santos.
The only actress in the history of the Filipino Academy of Movie Arts and Sciences to have won back-to-back acting awards twice (1981 and 1982, 1987 and 1988).
The first actress in Philippine movies to score a grand slam in 1983 as best actress for her performance in Relasyon (1982) from Catholic Mass Media, Urian, Film Academy and FAMAS award giving bodies.