Gina PAREÑO The Philippines
Gina PAREÑO Gina PAREÑO was born to a Filipino mother and German-American father in Gagalangin, Tondo, Manila. In 1964, she won a dance contest on Dance-Orama and signed a contract with Sampaguita Pictures. She launched her film career with the film Mama in 1968 and, since then, has made more than 100 films. The turning point of her career was her role as Amelia in “The Bet Collector” (2006) which gave her three international awards from New Delhi, Amiens and Brussels.