- Roxanne Guinoo-Yap
February 14, 1986 (age 35)
Roxanne Guinoo-Yap (born February 14, 1986, Rosario, Cavite) is a Filipina actress. As of April 2012 she is employed by GMA Network, having transferred from Star Magic Artist network.
In 2004, Guinoo joined the popular reality TV show Star Circle Teen Quest aired on ABS-CBN and made it into the group of finalists known as the "Magic Circle of 5", along with co-stars Hero Angeles, Sandara Park, Joross Gamboa, and Melissa Ricks. In June 2004, the televised live final was held in Araneta Coliseum, where she finished in second place. She was introduced as one of the newest members of ABS-CBN's Star Magic. She made her ABS-CBN debut in the youth oriented drama SCQ Reload, with her SCQ co-finalists.
Guinoo has also starred in movies, such as Now That I Have You, Can This Be Love, and D' Anothers.
Her big break came when she was cast in a leading role on the drama series Sineserye Presents: Natutulog Ba Ang Diyos?, with local television stars Dina Bonnevie and Rosanna Roces. In 2008, she took up her first solo role on ABS-CBN with a show entitled Ligaw na Bulaklak which airs in an afternoon slot.
Guinoo is half German.
From 2004 to 2006 she dated Joross Gamboa, her co-star on Star Circle Quest. In 2007, it was confirmed that she was dating former co star Jake Cuenca.
She married Elton Yap on January 23, 2011 and has a daughter born September 2010 named Rain Eliana Guinoo-Yap.