Andre Paras - Bio, Net Worth, Father, Age, Facts, PBA Team, Height
Andre Alonzo Forster Paras is a Filipino actor, model, dancer, singer, and former professional basketball player. He is excellently known as Andre Paras. He gained much fame being the son of former PBA player Benjie Paras and brother of Kobe Paras. He is well known for his role as Chad Jimenez in the film adaptation of "Diary ng Panget". His debut series became one of his biggest breaks when he starred in the fantasy-drama series "Elena M. Patron's Blusang Itim" in a supporting role. In 2020, he was seen as Ralph Vergara in the TV series "Descendants of the Sun". Additionally, Paras has also gained a lovely fan base on his social media as he gained more than 711K followers on his Instagram account.
What is Andre Paras Famous For?
- Being a Filipino actor, model, dancer, singer, and former professional basketball player.
- Being the son of former PBA player Benjie Paras and brother of Kobe Paras.
Who is the father of Andre Paras?
Andre Paras stepped for the very first time into the world on 1st November 1995 in Quezon City, Philippines. He was born with the real name of Andre Alonzo Forster Paras in a Christian religious family. He is of Filipino nationality and he belongs to Filipino-white ethnic background. Andre has celebrated his 26th birthday as of 2021 and as per his birthdate, his zodiac sign is Scorpio. Thus, his race is white. His father, Benjie Paras is a former PBA player, and his mother, Jackie Forster is a former actress. He also has one sibling a brother named Kobe Paras who is also a professional basketball player.
Moving to Andre's education, he played for La Salle Greenhills in high school. In college, he played for the University of the Philippines (UP) Fighting Maroons like his father. In 2014, Paras transferred from the University of the Philippines to San Beda College with the intention of playing for the San Beda Red Lions.
Andre Paras Career Timeline
- Andre Paras started his career playing for the Imus Bandera for the 2018-2019 season of MPBL.
- Paras selected the 27th overall pick at the PBA Season 46 draft. He took a leave of absence from Blackwater to pursue acting before the start of the 47th PBA season.
- Andre Paras's debut series became one of his biggest breaks when he starred in the fantasy-drama series "Elena M. Patron's Blusang Itim" in a supporting role.
- Then he became a GMA Network contract artist in 2011 and a regular performer in "Sunday All-Stars".
- He also starred as Chad Jimenez in the "Diary ng Panget" in 2014.
- He was seen as Adonis in the 2019 TV series "Love You Two" as well as he appeared in "Descendants of the Sun" as Ralph Vergara in 2020.
Awards and Achievements
- 2016 GMMSF Box-Office Entertainment Awards
- 46th Box Office Entertainment Awards
- ENPRESS Golden Screen Television Awards
- Movie Star Festival Awards
Is Andre Paras dating someone?
Andre Paras is an unmarried man. He is currently very concentrated on his work and he is reluctant to speak to the public about his private life and no details about his probable girlfriend can be found. So we can surely assume that Andre is presently living a single life. Talking about his sexual orientation, he is straight.
What is the Net Worth of Andre Paras?
Andre Paras has a net worth of between $1 million to $5 million as of 2022 whereas he has also a handsome amount of salary which is also in thousands of dollars per year. In his short professional time also, he has established himself an identity already and he's also superbly ambitious and continues to work even harder to reach his set objectives. In addition, his major source of income is from his actor, model, dancer, singer, and former professional basketball playing career.
What is the height of Andre Paras?
Andre Paras is 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) tall and his body weighs around 217 lb (98 kg). He has good-looking dark brown hair and eye color. Moreover, his body build type is athletic.
Trivias About Andre Paras You Need To Know.
- He made his screen debut in 2011 in the GMA Network television movie Blusang Itim.
- Early in his career, he also frequently appeared on GMA's Sunday All Stars variety show.
- He studied at San Beda College in Manila, Philippines.
- He and Kylie Padilla were both in the cast of Blusang Itim.
- His father, Benjie Paras, had a high-profile career as a professional basketball player.