Biography

Pinky Amador (born Pilar Cristina Roxas Amador) is an award-winning Filipina actress, singer, commercial model and TV host.

Amador was in the original London cast of the Cameron Mackintosh musical hit Miss Saigon. She is seen mostly on GMA Network.

Amador is the niece of the late Zeneida Amador, the founder of Repertory Philippines.

She is the youngest of three children from a Filipino family of Spanish descent. She is 5'3" tall and has dark brown hair and eyes.

Acting

Amador graduated from Bristol Old Vic Theatre School with a Master’s Degree in Acting, where she was awarded with two British Council scholarships due to excellence. She was a student of Mary Hammond.

Amador came on to the theatrical stage via the lead roles in plays I Ought to Be in Pictures, Agnes of God and The Foreigner for which she has won Aliw Awards for Best Stage Actress.

She then ventured into television and film and was cast in the original production of Miss Saigon in London.

Since then, she has performed on tour in the UK, and continued her television and film career both in the UK and the Philippines, with over 70 plays and musicals to her credit, over 300 television appearances, and 60 films to date.

Mostly known for her antagonist role in television and films, Amador finds it refreshing to once more play the other side of the spectrum in her current TV series. She was recently part of the TV remake Kaya Kong Abutin Ang Langit starring Angelika dela Cruz and Iza Calzado.

She finished filming You To Me Are Everything for GMA Films/Viva Films and is currently guesting in Magkaribal for ABS-CBN, and has just returned to essay her character Molly Corpuz in Momay, shown daily on ABS-CBN. She also appears as Baroness Elsa Schraeder in Resorts World Manila's production of The Sound of Music.

Pinky Amador (born Pilar Cristina Roxas Amador) is an award-winning Filipina actress, singer, commercial model and TV host.

Amador was in the original London cast of the Cameron Mackintosh musical hit Miss Saigon. She is seen mostly on GMA Network.

Amador is the niece of the late Zeneida Amador, the founder of Repertory Philippines.

She is the youngest of three children from a Filipino family of Spanish descent. She is 5'3" tall and has dark brown hair and eyes.

Acting

Amador graduated from Bristol Old Vic Theatre School with a Master’s Degree in Acting, where she was awarded with two British Council scholarships due to excellence. She was a student of Mary Hammond.

Amador came on to the theatrical stage via the lead roles in plays I Ought to Be in Pictures, Agnes of God and The Foreigner for which she has won Aliw Awards for Best Stage Actress.

She then ventured into television and film and was cast in the original production of Miss Saigon in London.

Since then, she has performed on tour in the UK, and continued her television and film career both in the UK and the Philippines, with over 70 plays and musicals to her credit, over 300 television appearances, and 60 films to date.

Mostly known for her antagonist role in television and films, Amador finds it refreshing to once more play the other side of the spectrum in her current TV series. She was recently part of the TV remake Kaya Kong Abutin Ang Langit starring Angelika dela Cruz and Iza Calzado.

She finished filming You To Me Are Everything for GMA Films/Viva Films and is currently guesting in Magkaribal for ABS-CBN, and has just returned to essay her character Molly Corpuz in Momay, shown daily on ABS-CBN. She also appears as Baroness Elsa Schraeder in Resorts World Manila's production of The Sound of Music.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 51

Birthday 1966-03-16

Place of Birth Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Season of the Devil
2017 Triptych as Dermatologist
2017 Can't Help Falling in Love
2016 Mano Po 7: Chinoy
2016 My Rebound Girl
2016 Straight to the Heart
2013 She's The One as Judith
2013 My Lady Boss as Liza
2012 My Cactus Heart as Mother of Carlo
2011 Tween Academy: Class of 2012 as Anna
2010 You to Me Are Everything as Estella
2009 The Fortuneteller as Letty
2008 Loving You as Jackie
2007 Angels as Ditas (segment "Angel of Mine")
2007 You Got Me as Mother of Kevin
2006 Eternity
2006 Pacquiao: The Movie as Jinkee and Janet's mother
2006 Captain Barbell(165 episodes)
2005 Mano Po 4: Ako Legal Wife as Elvie
2005 D' Anothers as Mrs. Tuken
2005 Encantadia(1 episode)
2005 Happily Ever After
2004 Forever My Love as Troy's Mom
2004 Beautiful Life as Cita
2004 Singles
2004 Kuya as Chloe and Grace's Ma
2003 Pinay Pie as Kelly
2003 Sa piling Ng Mga Belyas
2003 Walang Kapalit as Tere
2003 Sukdulan
2003 The Only Mother as Mommy ni Gretchen
2003 The Only Mother as Gretchen's Parents
2003 Ssshhh... She Walks by Night
2002 Prosti as Amy
2002 Pakisabi Na Lang... Mahal Ko Siya as Joanne
2002 Tampisaw
2002 Jesus the Revolutionary
2001 The Final Wait
2001 Judge John Deed(1 episode)
2000 Wounded Heart as Ditas
2000 The 13th Chapter as Gigi
2000 Nag-aapoy na laman
1998 Enter Love
1998 Adolescence as Jane Carmona
1996 Anna Karenina(10 episodes)
1994 Flower Chains as Tere
1992 Alabang Girls as Rose
1992 Pangako sa'yo
1987 Balweg The Rebel Priest
1987 Jack & Jill as Julie
1986 Captain Barbell as Lady at the Party
1986 Magdusa Ka! as Millet

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