Paulo Avelino is a Filipino actor, model, and producer. He first tasted a small amount of fame after he was starred as co-host in the fourth season of GMA Network’s reality show, StarStruck: The Next Level (December 2006).
After that, he played many movies as well as TV series such as Magic kamison (2007), Babangon ako't dudurugin kita (2008), Ang panday (2009), Ang sayaw ng dalawang kaliwang paa (2011), and so on.
However, none of these TV shows and movies gave him that spotlight, which he got after playing the role of Nathan Montenegro in the ABS-CBN's TV series entitled Walang Hanggan (2012).
Moreover, in 2012, he was also presented with the Gawad Urian Award for his excellent performance in the movie Ang sayaw ng dalawang kaliwang paa (2011).
Besides, as a producer, he produced his first project named Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral in 2018.
But, what’s going on in the actor plus producer’s life? Let’s find out through the article!
Bio (Age) Plus Height
The Baguio native stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.77 m) and has a sun sign Taurus.
Born in 1988, Paulo Avelino cuts his birthday cake on the 13th of May every year. The Filipino actor went by the birth name of Michael Lingbanan Avelino and was raised by his father, Roberto Puigcerver Avelino, and mother, Jennilyn Lingbanan.
From his parents, he has three siblings named Honey, Gabriel, and Angela.
About his education, he got enrolled at Baguio Patriotic High School. And, for his graduation, he studied entrepreneurial management at Saint Louis University. But, due to some reasons, he left his University education during his first year.
Paulo Avelino’s Dating Status
The personal life of the movie star is as clear as the ocean water. Paulo Avelino is dating his gorgeous model girlfriend, Jodie Elizabeth Tarasek, since 2017.
From the initiation of their relationship, the boyfriend-girlfriend duo managed to keep their togetherness away from the media in a very low-key manner.
However, the duo did make an appearance together at the 2017’s Star Magic Ball, but both of them managed to dodge the questions of media.
Paulo Avelino with his girlfriend, Jodie Elizabeth Tarasek on 9 December 2019 (Photo: Jodie Elizabeth Tarasek's Instagram)
Nonetheless, in May 2019, on the occasion of their two years of relationship and Paulo’s birthday, it was revealed that they are dating each other. Besides, Paulo’s girlfriend, Jodie, wished his love through her Instagram post, captioning it as:
“You’re the epitome of simplicity and humility and I can’t wait to do more of life with you. Happy Birthday my love. And Happy 2 years”
Moreover, Paulo also celebrated his girlfriend’s birthday with her friends and family on 21 October 2019.
Relationship With LJ Reyes
Before having a romantic relationship with Jodie Elizabeth Tarasek, Paulo was in a relationship with a fellow TV actress LJ Reyes. Though only little is known about how their relationship started, it’s known that he shares a child with her.
While he was in a relationship with LJ Reyes, he became the father of a son named Ethan Akio in July 2010.
However, their bond wasn’t meant to last long as they were separated in mid-2013.
Some Quick Facts About Paulo Avelino
While he was in college, he already started to pursue his career in the entertainment industry.
He made his debut in the movie sector in 2008 with Desperadas 2.
He also won the Gawad PASADO Best Supporting Actor Award for his acting in Ang Sayaw ng Dalawang Kaliwang Paa (2011).
He released his first self-titled album in 2012.
In 2012, he became the brand ambassador of Gran Matador Light of Ginebra San Miguel, Inc.
On 4 November 2019, he chopped off his long hair.