- Katherine Grace Cosme Abad
May 17, 1982 (age 39)
- Actor, Singer
Katherine Grace Cosme Abad (born May 17, 1982,Easton, Pennsylvania, USA), better known as Kaye Abad, is a Filipino-American actress. She is the sister of former child star, Sarah Jane Abad-Contreras, who is now married to Kamikazee's lead singer, Jay Contreras.
She is a member of ABS-CBN's Star Magic. She was launched as a member of Star Circle (now Star Magic Batch 3) in 1993.
Kaye Abad started in Philippine showbiz as part of the children's show Ang TV OK?. She also starred in numerous teen-oriented films and TV series, notably paired with John Lloyd Cruz. The tandem of Cruz and Abad is best remembered in the television series Tabing Ilog which ran from 1999-2003.
In 2009, Abad returned to television via Precious Hearts Romances Presents: Bud Brothers. She took over the role originally intended for Roxanne Guinoo, who was supposed to play the lead role opposite Guji Lorenzana.
Lorenzana and Abad were given the lead roles in the third installment of the Precious Hearts romances series. Abad recently played a supporting role in ABS-CBN's Angelito: Batang Amaand its sequel Angelito: Ang Bagong Yugto on its daily afternoon program.
Abad is also known to have had previously dated singer Chito Miranda of the band Parokya ni Edgarfrom the early 2000s until their breakup in 2009.