10 Filipino celebrities that started out rich even before fame in Showbiz

We can’t speak for everybody but Filipino icons and celebrities most of the time got their riches after joining the Showbiz industry. There are also celebrities who made acting and entertainment industry a dream come true and past time more than just earning.

What we mean to say is that, there are celebrities whose wealth is rooted in their family name and existing fortune.

Now that being said, YouTube channel Pinoy Top List provided us with a list of 10 celebrities who were born rich and heirs/heiresses in real life.

1. Richard Yap

Richard Yap came from a wealthy Chinese family who owns a rice, corn and shipping businesses.

2. Lucy Torres-Gomez

Lucy Torres’ family owns a sugarcane plantation in Ormoc City, the place where she currently runs as congresswoman.

3. Beauty Gonzales

During her PBB housemate days, Beauty was dubbed as the “Sugarcane Princess” because her family owns a hacienda and sugarcane business.

4. Heart Evangelista

Heart is a restaurant heiress, as her owns a restaurant called the Barrio Fiesta chain restaurant.

5. Enzo Pineda

Enzo’s family owns a big management company. In fact, he is the son of Manny Pacquiao’s brand manager.

6. Matteo Guidicelli

Aside from being good looking and boyfriend of the Popstar Princess Sarah Geronimo, Matteo Guidicelli is also the son of an Italian owner of manufacturing business.

7. Paul Jake Castillo

Paul Jake’s family owns different kinds of businesses which includes International Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Matutum Meat Products.

8. Ellen Adarna

Ellen Adarna came from a wealthy family that owns a motel in Cebu, making her a motel heiress.

9. Maine Mendoza

Even before being discovered by Eat Bulaga, Maine Mendoza is already in a wealthy family. Her parents worked as an engineer and an accountant, they also own a gasoline station franchise and a fast-food chain.

10. Mikee Cojuangco

Finishing up the list is Mikee Cojuangco who is the daughter Don Peping Cojuangco. Their family owns a 6,000-hectare of sugar plantation in Tarlac.

If you think every celebrity has to start from the bottom to get to the top up, these 10 celebrities just proved you wrong as they were already made for greatness upon their birth.