Jericho Rosales a Marikina fish vendor to Asia’s Drama King

Jericho Rosales, otherwise called Echo, is a 41-year-old ABS-CBN entertainer and done many projects as Pinoy Teleserye.

With his great acting slashes and certain Moxy, Echo has gotten one of the most searched subsequent to driving men of this age. He was even hailed “Asia’s Drama King.”

Jericho Rosales a Marikina fish vendor to Asia’s Drama King

Jericho Rosales a Marikina fish vendor to Asia's Drama King

Right now, Echo has 2 million devotees on Instagram, 2.9 million adherents on Facebook, and 2.1 million supporters on Twitter.


Before he turned into an A-rundown star, Echo carried on with a modest life. He was brought into the world on September 22, 1979, in Quezon City. Reverberation’s dad is Santiago Rosales while his mom is Rosario Vibar. He has kin named Jeremiah Rosales.

Destined to a helpless family, Echo never truly longed for turning into an entertainer. At the youthful age of 14, he previously began helping his folks with their day by day expenses.

He worked a few unique positions—from a road merchant to a fish seller in Marikina’s Concepcion Market, a jeepney ‘barker,’ an assistance group individual from a pizza chain, and an individual driver—to help accommodate his family.

On May 18, 2020, Echo discussed his modest beginnings in a long post on Facebook. Some portion of his subtitle read (distributed with no guarantees): “When I was youthful I gathered disposed of wires and old papers to be sold in garbage shops in return for cash and in some cases modest cheddar twists.

“I gathered plastic refuse from a dumpsite with my cousin, I sold ice buko (solidified coconut water with milk and sugar), sold fish on the lookout, turned into a jeepney “barker”, a pizza kid, and a driver.

“Plainly, I didn’t have the ideal life circumstance. Yet, I had a fantasy – to get myself and my family out of neediness and have our own home. That was my first significant dream.

“I had confidence in God and I likewise had time. So I implored and supplicated and learned constantly new things. I continued moving. I kept my fantasy in front of me.”

Reverberation couldn’t complete his examinations since his family was battling monetarily.

In a similar post, he stated, “I came from a helpless family, went to 6 government-funded schools in rudimentary and secondary school. Didn’t head off to college since I didn’t have the foggiest idea what vocation implied and we just couldn’t bear the cost of it.”

As indicated by a 2009 article on PhilStar, Jericho went to New Era High School in Quezon City for his auxiliary training.

Regardless of not having the option to attend a university, Echo discovered different approaches to instruct himself.

He uncovered in his Facebook post, “Self-training, learning aptitudes, encircle yourself with groundbreaking similar individuals and utilizing your difficulties as apparatuses for personal growth/advancement are keys to opening entryways of chances.

“I figured out how to communicate in English by staring at the TV and motion pictures. Compelling myself to peruse and conversing with individuals gave me superb thoughts and made me fully aware of additional opportunities with a more clear vision for my life.”


In 1996, Echo entered Eat Bulaga’s! Mr. Pogi challenge and was named the “Charlie Sheen” of Marikina City. He joined the opposition on the consolation of his previous chief, for whom he filled in as an individual driver.

Reverberation won the opposition, and at 17 years old, he authoritatively joined Eat Bulaga! as one of the early afternoon show’s hosts.

The next year, Echo was dispatched as one of the individuals from Star Magic Circle Batch Four. His batchmates were CJ Ramos, Steven Alonzo, Carol Banawa, Julia Clarete, Vanessa del Bianco, Kristine Hermosa, Anna Larrucea, Dominic Ochoa, Paula Peralejo, Gerard Pizarras, Gary Tesorero, Dimples Romana, Sarji Ruiz, Spencer Reyes, Luigi Alvarez, and Nikki Valdez.

That very year, he turned out to be important for the cast of ABS-CBN’s Sunday theatrical presentation ASAP and the ideal time dramatization arrangement Esperanza, where he was matched with Angelika Dela Cruz. His on-screen couple with Angelika proceeded in the youngster awfulness arrangement!Oka Tokat.

Reverberation soar to popularity in the wake of depicting the part of Angelo Buenavista in Pangako Sa ‘Yo, which circulated from 2000 to 2002. The achievement of his adoration group with Kristine Hermosa likewise rose above to films with Star Cinema’s film industry hit Forevermore (2002). From that point forward, Echo has gotten a staple in the Kapamilya organization’s ideal time block.

In 2006, he left Star Magic and marked an administration contract with Manila Genesis, headed by Angeli Pangilinan, spouse of Gary Valenciano. He got back to Star Magic in September 2014.

Reverberation’s other outstanding undertakings are Carlo J. Caparas’ Ang Panday (2005–2006), Kahit Isang Saglit (2008), Green Rose (2011), The Legal Wife (2014), and Halik (2018–2019), among numerous others.

In 2020, Echo was reported as the lead star of Dreamscape Entertainment’s Naglilibot ng Kaluluwa. The undertaking, which should be Echo’s rebound in the ideal time block, has been deferred due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the disavowal of ABS-CBN’s establishment reestablishment.

Global CAREER:

Reverberation additionally got famous in Malaysia after Pangako Sa ‘Yo was circulated through Astro TV organization.

The show opened entryways for Echo in the Malaysian amusement scene. In 2006, he was given a role as Gabriel in the Malaysian film Bilut. In 2008, he was matched with Malaysian entertainer Carmen Soo for the arrangement Kahit Isang Saglit, which ABS-CBN co-delivered with Malaysian creation outfit Double Vision. The show circulated in the Philippines and Malaysia simultaneously.

In the exact year, Echo took a shot at the Hollywood film Subject: I Love You with Superman entertainer Dean Cain and Step Up star Briana Evigan. The film was delivered in auditoriums in April 2011 as a feature of the Newport Beach Film Festival in California.

Having worked with unfamiliar creations roused Echo to seek after a worldwide profession.

In a past meeting with (Philippine Entertainment Portal), he stated, “Sana makaabot ako sa Hollywood or makagawa ng ibang pelikula. Unti-unti, nagkakatotoo iyon.

“Before nung makagawa ako ng film sa Malaysia, pester film kami sa Brussels, nagpunta ako ng Korea, kahit sa mga cleansers ko na-feel ko iyon—as far as I might be concerned, little advances, para sa associated, large accomplishment na iyon.”

Presently, Echo is anticipating traveling to Los Angeles, California to film another film. The Kapamilya entertainer discussed his arrangements in his meeting with Yong Chavez for ABS-CBN News last October 30, 2020.

He stated, “It might push through, it may not push through on account of COVID, we don’t have the foggiest idea. In any case, I’m trusting fingers crossed by March, I will be there.”

Reverberation additionally sought after a vocation in the music scene. He was once important for a gathering in ASAP called Hunks with Carlos Agassi, Diether Ocampo, Piolo Pascual, and Bernard Palanca. In 2001, their gathering delivered a collection named Hunks Live.

In 2006, he fronted a band called Jeans and delivered a collection named Loose Fit. After two years, Echo went solo and delivered his self-named collection Jericho. He had the option to deliver two additional collections named Change (2009) and Korona (2012).

A portion of his notable melodies is “And I Love Her,” “Pusong Ligaw,” “Bumuhos Man Ang Ulan,” “Naaalala Ka,” and “Makita Kang Muli.”


Much the same as his showbiz vocation, Echo’s adoration life is likewise all around recorded. His originally known showbiz sweetheart was Angelika de la Cruz, who was his first love group accomplice.

In 2000, Echo was involved with top model Kai Palomares, with whom he had a child named Santino.

Reverberation transformed his on-screen association with Kristine Hermosa into a genuine relationship after the accomplishment of Pangako Sa ‘Yo. Kristine sees Echo as her first love. Their relationship went on for a very long time until their separation in 2003.

That year, Echo was likewise connected to Cindy Kurleto, his co-star in Star Cinema’s Ngayong Nandito Ka.

In 2005, Echo got in a relationship with Heart Evangelista, his adoration group accomplice in the Kapamilya dream dramatization arrangement Carlo J. Caparas’ Ang Panday. The couple threw in the towel in 2008. Heart uncovered the purpose behind their separation in a plunk down meeting with YES! magazine for its May 2013 issue.

The previous Kapamilya entertainer said her folks caused her to accept that Echo went behind her back with Carmen Soo, who was Echo’s on-screen accomplice at that point.

She reviewed, “When they said that he was going behind my back with Carmen Soo, I truly imagined that he was. I truly believed that he undermined me. I truly did. What’s more, that was on the grounds that they revealed to me that he was and I was persuaded.”

In 2009, Echo was impractically connected to Karylle yet the entertainer promptly put down bits of gossip about his “closeness” with the vocalist/entertainer.

In August 2010, TV has Cesca Litton affirmed her relationship with Echo. After two months, in November 2010, Echo and Cesca’s separation stood out as truly newsworthy.

Reverberation is currently joyfully hitched to Kim Jones, his better half of six years. The couple got hitched in a wonderful nursery wedding at Shangri-La Boracay Resort and Spa on May 1, 2014.

They initially met in March 2011 after a typical companion acquainted them with one another. Reverberation and Kim formally turned into a couple in October 2011 however it was uniquely in February 2012 when they affirmed their relationship.


Naglilibot ng Kaluluwa (ABS-CBN) as Paulino “Paul” Crisanto
Halik (ABS-CBN, 2018–2019) as Catalino “Lino” Bartolome
I Can See Your Voice (ABS-CBN, 2018) as Himself / Guest Star
Magpahanggang Wakas (ABS-CBN, 2016-2017) as Ronualdo “Waldo” Del Mar
Kapamilya Deal or No Deal (ABS-CBN, 2015) as Celebrity Player
Bridges Of Love (ABS-CBN, 2015) as Gabriel ‘Gael’ Nakpil
Kusinero Cinta (Global Station Malaysia, 2014) as Fredo
The Legal Wife (ABS-CBN, 2014) as Adrian De Villa
It’s Showtime (ABS-CBN, 2013) as Himself
Maalaala Mo Kaya: Tsinelas (ABS-CBN, 2013) as Jesse Robredo
Dahil Sa Pag-Ibig (ABS-CBN, 2012) as Oliver Falcon
100 Days To Heaven (ABS-CBN, 2011) as Tagabantay
I Dare You (ABS-CBN, 2011) as Himself/Host
Green Rose (ABS-CBN, 2011) as Jerome Delgado
Dahil May Isang Ikaw (ABS-CBN, 2009) as Miguel Ramirez
I Love Betty La Fea (ABS-CBN, 2009) as Aldo
Kahit Isang Saglit (ABS-CBN, 2008) as Francisco ‘Rocky’ Santillan, Jr.
Maalaala Mo Kaya: Gayuma (ABS-CBN, 2008) as Johnny
Jericho Date (ABS-CBN, 2008) as himself
Pangarap na Bituin (ABS-CBN, 2007) as Terrence Rodriguez
Love Spell Presents: Ellay Enchanted (ABS-CBN, 2007) as Elloy
Carlo J. Caparas’ Ang Panday (ABS-CBN, 2005–2006) as Tristan
Bora: Sons of the Beach (ABS-CBN, 2005–2006) as Alon
Masayang Tanghali Bayan (ABS-CBN, 2003–2004) as Host
Sana’y Wala Nang Wakas (ABS-CBN, 2003–2004) as Christian Soriano
Pangako Sa ’Yo (ABS-CBN, 2000–2002) as Angelo Buenavista
Ang Munting Paraiso (ABS-CBN,1999–2002) as Alberto Dionisio
Richard Loves Lucy (ABS-CBN, 1998–2000)
!Oka Tokat (ABS-CBN, 1998–2000) as Jeremy
ASAP (ABS-CBN, 1997–present) as Himself
Esperanza (ABS-CBN, 1997–1999) as Buboy
Kaybol: Ang Bagong TV (ABS-CBN, 1997–1998)
Eat Bulaga! (GMA-7, 1996–1997) as Mr. Pogi/Himself/Host


Basurero (2019) as Bong
Directed by Eileen Cabiling, co-produced by Jericho Rosales
Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival 2019
The Girl in the Orange Dress (2018) as Rye Del Rosario
Star Cinema, Quantum Films
Siargao (2017) as Diego
Luck At First Sight (2017) as Joma
Viva Films, N² Productions
Ang Babae sa Septic Tank 2: Forever is Not Enough (2016) as himself
Quantum Films
#WalangForever (2015) as Ethan Isaac
Quantum Films
Bonifacio: Ang Unang Pangulo (2014) as José Rizal
Philippians Productions
ABNKKBSNPLAko? The Movie (2014) as Roberto
Viva Films, MVP Entertainment
Alagwa (2012) as Robert Lim
Indie film distributed by Star Cinema
Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow (2011) as Jacob
Regal Films
Subject: I Love You (2011) as Victor
Radiant Studios
I’ll Be There (2010) as Tommy Santibañez
Star Cinema
Baler (2008) as Celso Resurrecion
Viva Films
Bilut (2006) as Gabriel
Mega Waja Sinar (Malaysia)
Chinese School (2006) as Heric Gongan

Regal Films:

Pacquiao: The Movie (2006) as Manny Pacquiao
Star Cinema
Nasaan Ka Man (2005) as Joven
Star Cinema
Santa Santita (2004) as Mike
Unitel Pictures
Noon At Ngayon (2003) as Levi
Star Cinema
Ngayong Nandito Ka (2003) as Rocky
Star Cinema
Kailangan Kita (2002) as Abel
Star Cinema
Forevermore (2002) as Anton
Star Cinema
Bagong Buwan (2001) as Lieutenant Ricarte
Star Cinema
Trip (2001) as Erwin
Star Cinema
Tanging Yaman (2000) as Rommel
Star Cinema
Suspek Wansapanataym: The Movie (1999) as Michael Arcangel
Star Cinema
Magandang Hatinggabi (1998) as Darwin
Star Cinema
Hanggang Kailan Kita Mamahalin? (1997) as Jojo
Star Cinema
Biyudo Si Daddy, Biyuda Si Mommy (1997) as Robert
M-Zet Films, Star Cinema


Here are the awards won by Jericho through the years:

PMPC Star Awards for TV
Best New Male TV Personality
30th GMMSF Box-Office Entertainment Awards
Prince of RP Movies
Most Popular Loveteam (with Kristine Hermosa)
14th PMPC Star Awards for TV
Best Single Performance by an Actor
11th Young Critics Circle Awards
Best Performance in Tanging Yaman (2000)
23rd PMPC Star Awards for Movies
Movie Actor of the Year for Pacquiao: The Movie (2006)
Gawad PASADO Awards
Pinakapasadong Aktor for Baler (2008)
41st GMMSF Box-Office Entertainment Awards
Promising Male Recording/Performer of the Year
26th PMPC Star Awards for TV
Best Drama Actor for Dahil Sa Pag-ibig
37th Gawad Urian Awards
Best Actor for Alagwa (2012)
Guam International Film Festival
Achievement in Acting for Alagwa (2012)
41st Metro Manila Film Festival
Best Actor for #WalangForever (2015)
47th Box-Office Entertainment Awards
Film Actor of the Year for #WalangForever (2015)
48th Box-Office Entertainment Awards
TV Actor of the Year for Magpahanggang Wakas
8th EdukCircle Awards
Most Influential Male Endorser of the Year
33rd PMPC Star Awards for Television
Best Drama Actor for Halik

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