- July 23, 1971 (age 49)
- Actor, Comedian, Performer, Presenter
Eugene Domingo (born July 23, 1971) is a Filipino movie and theater actress, comedienne and host. Through the years, she has been turning in performances, in lead and supporting roles and in various genres of the film industry. She was popularly known as side-kick of the Philippines Queen of Comedy, Ai-Ai delas Alas in the Ang Tanging Ina series, until she was launched on her very first lead role in Kimmy Dora: Kambal sa Kiyeme (2009) which eventually got a sequel in 2012. Domingo stars on over 60 films, including minor roles in the 1990s. Some of her memorable films include Bahay Kubo wherein she was awarded on her first "Best Supporting Actress" award. Her biggest achievement as an actress came through a Cinemalaya entry, Ang Babae Sa Septic Tank which holds the record for the highest grossing Filipino independent film in history. The film is an official entry for various international film festivals in Vancouver, South Korea, Hawaii, Japan, and Italy. The film was also chosen by the Film Academy of the Philippines to represent the Philippines in the Best Foreign Language Film category of the 84th Academy Awards. Through the film, Domingo achieved "Best Actress" awards, at the Cinemalaya (2011) and 10th Gawad Tanglaw for Films (2012). She also received the "People's Choice Award for Best Actress" at the 6th Asian Film Awards (2012) in Hong Kong and "Best Actress" award at the 3rd Pau International Film Festival in France. Domingo is the only actress in the Philippine entertainment history to have participated in six films (Working Girls 2010, Here Comes the Bride, Mamarazzi, Petrang Kabayo, RPG: Metanoia, Ang Tanging Ina Mo (Last na 'To!)) produced by eight Filipino production companies (GMA Films, Regal Films, Unitel Productions, OctoArts Films, Quantum Films, VIVA Films, Ambient Media, Star Cinema) within a year. Domingo holds the record of being the first lead actress in Philippine cinema to star in the most films — seven — in a year.
Since 2008, she has been a contract artist of GMA Network appearing on various comedy shows like Jejemom (2010), drama shows like Ako si Kim Sam Soon (2008), Ang Babaeng Hinugot Sa Aking Tadyang (2008) and First Time (2010). She also tried hosting through Cool Center (2009) and Comedy Bar (2010).
Apart from her television and mainstream appearance, she also headlined theater show in Bona produced by the Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA) in 2012. She was nominated as "Best Actress in a Play award" for her role at the International Theater Award and eventually hailed as "Best Actress in Theater role" for Bona at the 25th Aliw Awards (2012).