Filipino actress, Gabbi Garcia is best known for her acting stints in popular television series’ such as ‘Let the Love Begin’ and ‘My Destiny’. She is a recording artist as well as a brand endorser. In 2015, Garcia won the Golden TV Screen Awards for Outstanding Breakthrough Performance by an Actress.
Early life and education
Gabbi Garcia was born Gabriella Louise Ortega Lopez on 2nd December 1998, in Makati, Philippines. She is Filipino by nationality and belongs to Southeast-Asian ethnicity. Her star sign is Sagittarius.
Garcia is the second child of Vince Pena Lopez, a security manager, and Tes Lopez, a flight attendant. She has a sister, Alexandra Deneece Lopez.
She attended Elementary until third year High School at St. Paul College of Parañaque, however, completed high school from St. Paul College, Pasig. She studied with Julia Barretto during her senior year.
Gabbi Garcia debuted her acting career in 2014 after being selected as one of the leads in the Philippine TV drama series, My Destiny.
The following year, Garcia appeared in a television drama ‘Seasons of Love’ playing Graciela "Gracia" Jimenez alongside Ruru Madrid, Elle Ramirez, and Bettina Carlos.
In 2015, Garcia played Marikit/Kit in a Philippine TV series, InstaDad. The following year, she appeared in Let The Love Begin as Sophia Alexandra and as Aleine in Wagas: Anjo and Aleine Robrigado Love Story.
She also worked as a co-host in a Philippine TV variety show, Wowowin in 2015, worked for a year. A year later, she played the main character in the television series, Naku, Boss Ko!.
Garcia debuted in the movie industry playing Shana'a in the 2016 movie, Laut. She also worked in the 2017 family comedy film, Meant to Beh as Alex Balatbat. She starred in the 2016 television drama fantasy series, Encantadia.
In 2017, Garcia appeared in TV series such as 3 Days of Summer and Haplos. She also gave her voice in the series like The King of Fighters XIV, and Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s.
As os 2018, Garcia would be working as a lead character in a mystery drama series, Sherlock Jr.
Gabbi Garcia is reportedly single at present. She is a licensed Scuba diver. She is also active on social media sites like Instagram (1.8 million followers) and Twitter(302k followers). Garcia loves animals and has a pet dog as well.
She participated in singing contests, talent searches, and beauty pageant before entering the show business. She won Miss Skin White in 2011 and Miss Salone in 2013. She dreamed of being a pilot since her childhood days. Besides, Garcia also performed as a lead vocalist for a band at 19 East and Bagaberde.
Garcia was linked to Filipino teen actor, Ruru Madrid after they were spotted together at an event. However, both have not addressed the rumors yet.
Garcia is a huge fan of actor Zac Efron and has once expressed that she wished to work with him.
Gabbi Garcia stands at the height 5.5 ft/1.69 meters. Garcia has an estimated net worth close to a million, but no official confirmation has come yet. She has a successful acting career and has endorsed popular brands such as Pantene and Oppo. She also became the face of Filipino magazine, Mega in 2017.
Garcia was nominated for 28th PMPC Star Awards for Television for Best New Female TV Personality in 2014. She won Golden TV Screen Awards for Outstanding Breakthrough Performance by An Actress in 2015.
She was honored with The PEP List Awards for Female Stylish Star of the Year in 2016. She won German Moreno Youth Achievement Award in 2016.