A Filipino famous actor and model, Jake Cuenca is named as Brad Pitt of Philippines. Jake Cuenca’s mother is Rachele Leveriza while his father’s name is Juan Tomas Cuenca. At age ten, he had a cameo role in the 1997 film version of Wansapanataym. Jake won his first best actor award at the International Film Festival Manhattan (IFFM) in New York in 2014 for his performance in Diane Ventura's Mulat (Awaken), the same movie that recently won for him his second best actor at the 2016 World Cinema Festival in Copacabana, Brazil.
Early Life Of Jake Cuenca
Cuenca was born and raised on December 30, 1987, in San Jose, California, United States. His father, Juan Tomas Cuenca is an architect from Valencia, Spain. His mother, Rachele Leveriza is a businesswoman of Filipino descent from Ilocos Norte.
Jake has two siblings, Rufo Cuenca and Bea Cuenca. He was also once a student of a school for boys in Muntinlupa City named PAREF Southridge.
Jake Cuenca's Career
Cuenca was discovered by the talent scout Arvin Bentonon for Cosmo Modeling Agency when he was just nine. In 2006, he starred as one of the wizards in the fantasy-themed television series, Majika. In 2008, he landed on the lead role in ABS-CBN's action series remake of Palos with Cesar Montano.
The actor starred in Tayong Dalawa in 2009 alongside, Kim Chiu where he gained recognition as well as criticism from the audience. In 2010, he portrayed the role of Alejandro in the Filipino remake of Rubi. In 2011, he participated the main cast in the Filipino remake of Green Rose as Edward.
Jake has also featured in Kung Ako'y Iiwan Mo (2012), Maria Mercedes (2013), Ikaw Lamang (2014), Pasion de amor (2015-2016). Besides, he also played for United Football League Division 2 side Team Socceroo FC.
Jake Cuenca's Personal Life
In his dating list, we can find a number of beautiful girlfriends. Till date, he has been in a relationship with seven girls officially. He dated Roxanne Guinoo in April 2007, Bea Alonso in 2008, Sam Pinto in 2009, Melissa Ricks from 2009-2011, Lovi Poe from November 2012 - August 2013, Jessy Mendiola from October 2013 - March 2014, and currently, he is in a relationship with Miss Philippines Earth pageant, Chanel Olive Thomas.
There always seems to be many rumors surrounding Jake. Girls are crazy at him and would always love to be in a relationship with this prominent actor. He is also active in social networking sites and a lot can be found by following him.
Jake Cuenca's Net Worth
Jake Cuenca's net worth is not revealed to public knowledge. His source of income includes his salary and earnings from his career as an actor. He owns Dodge Challenger and Mazda as his personal rides.
Jake Cuenca Affairs
Affair with Roxanne Guinoo
Jake Cuenca and Roxanne Guinoo dated from 25th April to December, 2007. She is famous for Star Circle Teen Quest in a career that spans 2004-present.
Affair with Bea Alonzo
He started dating another actress. She is famous for Star Circle Batch 10. They were seen together for few months only.
Affair with Sam Pinto
He than started dating another girl who became known to people after being a part of the reality series, Pinoy Big Brother: Double Up.
Affair with Melissa Ricks
He, after the breakup from previous love started a new relation. Jake Cuenca had a relationship from 2009 to May 2011.
Affair with Lovi Poe
Lovi Poe and Jake Cuenca dated from September, 2011 to August, 2013. She is famous for Being the daughter of Fernando Poe.
Affair with Jessy Mendiola
His new love Jessy Mendiola is a Filipino Actress. They dated from October, 2013 to March, 2014 until they separated.
Affair with Chanel Olive Thomas
Chanel Olive Thomas is seen together Jake since Apr 2014. However there are many rumors of them moving apart.