Katrina Halili (Maria Katrina Irene Pe Halili) was born on January 4, 1986. She is a commercial model. She made her screen debut via StarStruck, but did not gain popularity until playing the antagonist roles in Darna, Majika, Atlantika, and MariMar and becoming the protagonist in One Night Only and Magdusa Ka.
Katrina Halili is an alumna of the StarStruck talent search and the cover girl of leading magazines such as FHM and Maxim Philippines. She was voted as FHM Philippines’ sexiest woman for the year 2006 and bagged the title yet again in 2007. She is the first StarStruck contestant to top the FHM Philippines’ 100 Sexiest list and the only Filipina celebrity to have won the title twice in a row. She is a three-time FHM Philippines covergirl. With 123,000 votes, she placed 2nd in 2008 next to Marian Rivera.
She is not related to Sheena Halili.
In May 2009, three videos that shows compromising encounters between Halili and Dr. Hayden Kho were distributed over the internet without her consent. It was supposed that the person behind the leak of the videos to Internet was a certain Eric Johnson Chua, a close friend and fraternity brother of Hayden Kho. Sen. Ramon Revilla Jr., in his privilege speech, denounced Kho’s acts and would file a case for the removal of Dr. Kho’s license. She is also consulting with the women’s rights group GABRIELA regarding the legal actions that will be placed against Kho.
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