The Philippine Showbiz Royalties – Original Titles
Filipino showbiz has, undoubtedly, an obsession with titles!
In Philippine showbusiness, everybody has a title, old and new. Celebrity titles are some sort of affirmation of celebrity statuses which will differentiate a celebrity from other celebrities in showbiz, it also comes with branding. Anyways, this fascination began in 1950s between Amalia Fuentes and Susan Roces for the ‘Movie Queen’ title; then comes Vilma Santos and Nora Aunor for the same title in 1970s; in 1980s between Snooky Serna, Maricel Soriano, Dina Bonnevie, Sharon Cuneta and Rita Avila. Then came 1990s, where alternative titles began!
Nora Aunor – Superstar
Vilma Santos – Star for All Seasons
Sharon Cuneta – Megastar
Maricel Soriano – Diamond Star
Bong Revilla – Titanic Action Star
Kris Aquino- Massacre Queen
Rita Magdalena – La Primera Bombera
Aya Medel – Papaya Queen
Joyce Jimenez – Pantasya ng Bayan
Anton Bernardo – Pubic Hair King
Ace Vergel – Ultimate Action King
Gretchen Barreto – ST Queen
Rudy Fernandez – DaBoy
Amy Austria – Ativan Queen
Alma Moreno – Bomba Queen
Do you know more titles of celebrities?