A Filipino actor, comedian, singer-songwriter who is most known for hosting GMA television shows in the Philippines.
He got his start in 1986 with a spot on the variety series That's Entertainment on the GMA network.
He is also known as The King of Soul in the Philippines. He once played a role in the musical play Kenkoy Loves Rosing.
He has a daughter named Alyssa.
Contrary to his nickname, Sam Cooke is generally recognized as The King of Soul.