Who is Kris Aquino and what is her net worth 2019? Kristina Bernadette Cojuanco Aquino popularly known as Kris Aquino is considered the queen of all media for her ability to manage a career that varies in all fields of the media industry. she is a Filipino who has been a regular face on Philippines televisions since her debut in 1986.
Kris Aquino was born on February 14, 1971 in Quezon City, Philippines. Her parents are politicians. Her father is Benigno Aquino Jr was a senator of the regime of Fernindad Marcos and her mother is Corazon C. Aquino. She is the youngest of five siblings. Her brother, Benigno Simeon Aquino III is the 11th president of the Philippines.
Kris Aquino attained her elementary education from Poveda Learning Centre, she attended Colegio San Agustin-Makati and then graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from the Ateneo de Manila University in 1992.
Kris had a son, Joshua Salvador, with married actor Philip Salvador. She dated comedian Joey Marquez in 2003. In 2005, Kris got married to basketball professional player James Yap. Kris had a child, Bimby Aquino Yap, with James in 2007, however, James was purported to have an affair.
Kris announced their separation on June 27, 2010. She cited personal reasons as the grounds for divorce. Kris resigned from all her ABS-CBN shows to spend time with her son, Bimby Aquino Yap. Her marriage with James Yap was annulled in 2012.
Kris hosted a talk show named “Kris”. After the contract ended, she co-hosted another talk show called “Star talk” with Boy Abunda and Lolit Solis. She then moved to ABS-CBN where she hosted “Today with Kris Aquino”. In 2002, she hosted another talk show dubbed “Morning girls with Kris and Korina”.
She appeared on other programs including the Buzz and Game KNB. She took a break after giving birth to her second son. Kris was named the leading celebrity endorser in the 2008 issue of the YES magazine. Kris also hosted the Philippine version of “Deal or No Deal” and later appeared on the American version.
Kris hosted several other shows including “Wheel of Fortune”, “Filipinas win na win” and “Kris TV”. She appeared in numerous films including Pido Dida: Sabay Tayo, Visconde Massacre, Myrna Diones Story, Humanda Ka Mayor and Elsa Castillo-Ang Katotohanan. She also appeared in films; Instant Mommy, My Little Bossings, Dalaw, Sisterakas, and Feng Shui 2. She also starred in popular series Rich Crazy Asians.
Kris also co-owns 2 Mexican restaurants, a boutique and a flower shop. She also founded a film and TV company called Kris Aquino Productions. She announced on her Instagram page that she will be appearing as cameo in a big Hollywood movie.
Net Worth of Kris Aquino
Kris’ numerous ventures earns her a great deal of revenue. Kris Aquino net worth is Around $2.7 million.
Kris Aquino earned the name “Queen of the Media” for her numerous ventures in the entertainment industry. she is a talk show host, an entrepreneur, an actress, a producer, an endorser and a writer. She has been active in the entertainment industry from 1986 to date.