Julia Barretto (born March 10, 1997) is a Filipino Actress, Instagram Model, and Social Media Personality from Marikina. She initially gained success and rose to prominence after appearing in the show “Kokey“. Her real full birth name is Julia Francesca Barretto Baldivia.
Furthermore, Kokey is an ABS-CBN show that aired on Primetime Bida from August 6, 2007, to November 9, 2007. Julia played one of the recurring roles of as Anna Calugdan who is the adopted daughter of Trining and Nanding.
Upcoming Movies, TV Shows & Acting
Moreover, the actress started her career and made debut with a TV series called “Gulong ng Palad” as Isabelle in 2006. Baldivia later starred in the show titled “Wansapanataym: Bokbok, Ang Batang Mapanubok” as Lily in 2013.
The same year, Julia also appeared in Maalaala Mo Kaya: Drawing and Wansapanataym: Petrang Paminta for minor roles. In 2014, Barretto portrayed the lead character in the “Mirabella” as Mira Amarillo / Bella Arboleda.
The actress made her silver screen debut with the movie “Para as Hopeless Romantic” in 2015. She acted as Maria Kristina Lapuz (main role) alongside James Reid and Nadine Lustre.
Profile, Career & Net worth
In fact, the talented star also cast in projects like And I Love You So, Maalaala Mo Kaya: Pink Dress, Wansapanataym: Wish Upon A Lusis, etc the same year. Then, in 2016, Julia played a lead role in the film “Vince and Kath and James” as Kathleen “Kath” Gonzales.
In 2019, the estimated Julia Barretto’s Net worth is valued at $1.7 Million US Dollars.
Some of her other popular works are in A Love to Last, Love You To The Stars and Back, Unexpectedly Yours, etc. Her recent work is in the movies named Block Z (as PJ), Between Maybes (as Hazel Ilagan), and I Love You, Hater (as Zoey Rivera).
Early Life, Parents & Siblings
Actress Julia Barretto was born on the 20th of March 1997 in Marikina, Philippines. Hence, her age is 22 years old, as in 2019. Julia’s mother “Marjorie Barretto” is a famous actress and politician.
In fact, her father “Dennis Padilla” is also a Filipino actor, comedian, TV host, and radio broadcaster. She also has two siblings i.e. a sister named Claudia Barretto and a brother Leon Barretto.
The actress also has two half-sisters named Erich and Dani Barretto from her mom side. Dani was born to Marjorie and her ex-boyfriend Kier Legaspi. Moreover, Erich’s dad name is Enrico Echiverri (Caloocan City Representative).
As of education, Julia completed her grade school from Miriam College in March 2011. Later, she graduated from high school at St. Paul College in Molave Pasig in March 2015. Currently, she is pursuing her career as a full-time actress.
Personal Affairs, Boyfriend & Spouse
The 22-years-old Julia Francesca was in a relationship with her boyfriend “Joshua Garcia” (actor). He gained fame after acting in television afternoon series “The Greatest Love” and the 2016 film “Vince and Kath and James”.
In addition, the couple first met each other on the sets of film “I Love You, Hater”. They appeared as on-screen love birds as well in the film. However, they recently break up due to some personal reasons and became friends back in June 2019.
They also worked together on their upcoming zombie film from the past few months. According to rumors, Julia also dated her partner “Gerald Anderson” (Filipino-American actor) earlier.
Recently, the actress garnered a huge controversy on the internet. Actually, Barretto and Anderson’s picture attending the party of Rayver Cruz (actor) went viral on various social media accounts.
According to a source, Kath Cabrera is the girl who uploaded their picture on Instagram and labeled them as a couple. In fact, Gerald is currently dating his girlfriend “Bea Alonzo” (actress). The viral image made Bea think that Anderson cheated on her with Barretto.
However, recently Marjorie Barretto came forward in order to defend her daughter. She said that she will take legal action against the one who uploaded the picture and spread false information.
She also said the viral post was zoomed in so that it only focuses on Julia and Anderson. Marjorie explained that if the image was zoomed out then you will notice that her nephew was also in the frame.
Julian and Gerald are just good friends who partied together in the viral post with their mutual friends. Currently, Barretto is single and focusing on her career.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Julia Francesca Barretto Baldivia.|
|Profession||Actress, Instagram Model, and Social Media Personality.|
|Famous for||being the daughter of actors Dennis Padilla and Marjorie Barretto.|
|Age (As of 2019)||22 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||March 10, 1997.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Pisces.|
|Current Residence||The Philippines.|
|Social Media Account Stats||
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5′ 5″.
Centimeters: 165 cm.
Meters: 1.65 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 53 Kg.
Pounds: 116 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||35-24-36.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||6.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
Father: Dennis Padilla.
Mother: Marjorie Barretto
|Siblings||Brother: Leon Barretto.
Sister: Claudia Barretto.
Half-sisters: Erich and Dani Barretto.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||1. Love Affair with her boyfriend Gerald Anderson (rumored).
2. Joshua Garcia (actor).
|Boyfriend||Name not found.|
|Alma Mater.||1. Miriam College.
2. St. Paul College.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Daniel Padilla.
Actress: Angel Locsin.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Reading, Theatre Play & Artwork.|
|Favorite Food||Continental Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$1.7 Million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||—|
|Mobile or Phone Number||—|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Julia Barretto
- Wikipedia: The young actress Julia also acted in the TV show called “Walang Kapalit” as Melanie Santillan in 2007.
- Later, she appeared in shows like “Palos” (as Pamela Kiev) and “Maalaala Mo Kaya: Diary” (as Karen G. Nobleza).
- Julia has an amazing fan-following on Instagram with more than 7.4 million followers on the platform.
- She also entertains her followers by uploading her personal lifestyle pictures, event appearance, cute selfies, professional photoshoots, some glimpses of vacation trips, etc.
- Figure Stats: Actress Julia Barretto’s height is 5 Feet 5 Inches (165 centimeters tall). She possesses an athletic yet sexy figure with a weight of 53 kilograms (116 pounds) and loves to do workouts on a daily basis. Her body measurements of the talented and hardworking Julia are 35-24-36.
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- She is also one of the Asap It Girls together with Janella Salvador, Liza Soberano, and Kathryn Bernardo.
- Barretto and her former boyfriend dubbed as “JoshLia” by fans.
- Recently, the actress won LPU Golden Laurel LPU Batangas Media Awards for “Best Actress for TV Series” in 2019.
- The same year, she also received awards for “Loveteam of the year with Joshua Garcia” and “Princess of Philippine Movies and Television”.