Widely known as Jimuel, he is the eldest son of boxing icon Manny Pacquiao.
His father rose to worldwide prominence during the 2000s as a multiple weight champion. He was named the Fighter of the Decade for 2000-2009 by HBO and the Boxing Writer's Association of America.
In June 2016, his first ever commercial photo shoot was documented by him, his mother and his father across social media and Filipino news networks.
His father's fight with Floyd Mayweather in May 2015 was viewed in nearly half of the Philippines' total households.