Count - Awards
Wow Ulam , Nescafe [2012-2013], Cossack Vodka , Wade
Full Name at Birth
Rodel Luis Cortez Nacianceno
Profile Bio Text
Coco Martin, born in 1985, in Manila, Philippines, is a Filipino actor, dubbed as "The Indie Prince of Philippine Independent Cinema" having been cast in numerous critically acclaimed or award-winning independent films.
Martin started out in showbiz as a model appearing in several TV commercials before breaking into acting with his debut film "Masahista" (Masseur), an acclaimed erotic gay film, which won him the Young Critics Circle Best Actor Award in 2006.
Though he's straight, Martin has impressed director Brillante Mendoza playing gay characters so convincingly that he coaxed him to play for another gay role in "Serbis", which won many awards in Cannes. More gay films soon followed such as "Daybreak" and "Jay".
TV executives in the Philippines quickly noticed his acting talent and soon he had many jobs lined. His first -- a big role in the drama series "Tayong Dalawa" which became the number TV show in the Philippines in 2009.
In his spare time, Martin loves watching movies, cooking, playing basketball, and playing badminton with his friends.
Quezon City, Manila
Actor, Endorser, Model
Claim to Fame
Philippines Prince of Television
Actor/Actress, Soundtrack, Producer
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Rodel Luis Nacianceno (born on November 1, 1981), better known by his stage name, Coco Martin, is a critically acclaimed Gawad Urian Award-winning Filipino actor. He became famous for starring in many independent films, and was dubbed the Prince of Philippine Independent Films. He is also known for his portrayal of Ramon Lecumberri in the critically acclaimed television series, Tayong Dalawa, as well as for his award-winning dual role as the twins Alexander and Javier del Tierro in the series Minsan Lang Kita Iibigin, and main protagonist role as Daniel Guidotti in Walang Hanggan. He currently lives with his grandmother who raised him. He has five siblings, three from both his parents and two step siblings on his father's side.
National College of Business and Arts
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
Star Magic, Inc.
RDL Facial Cleanser
Argentina Corned Beef , Bench Clothing [2011-2013]
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