Marian Rivera Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 29 May, 2017
Facts of Marian Rivera
Date of Birth: 1984 , August-12
Age: 37 years old
Birth Nation: Spain
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
Name Marian Rivera
Birth Name Marián Gracia Rivera
Nick Name Yan-yan, Pekpek
Father Francisco Javier Gracia Alonso
Mother Amalia Rivera
Nationality Spanish/Philippine
Birth Place/City Madrid, Spain
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity Multiracial
Profession Actress, model, dancer, recording artist, television personality
Net Worth N/A
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Body Measurements 34-23-34 in
Breast Size 34B
Waist size 23
Hip Size 34 inches
Shoe Size 7 (US).
Weight in KG 52 kg
Boyfriend Ervic Vijandre (2002-2008),Mark Herras (2005-2006),
Married Yes
Married to Dingdong Dantes (m. 2014)
Children Maria Letizia
Education De La Salle University Dasmariñas
Movies Imagine You and Me
TV Show Tadhana
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Marian Rivera Gracia-Dantes (born Marian Gracia y Rivera) professionally known as Marian Rivera, is a Spanish-Filipino commercial model and actress, well known for her roles in Marimar, Dyesebel, Amaya, and Temptation of Wife. As an actor, she also made her appearance in the movie named My Bestfriend’s Girlfriend, You to Me Are, Everything, and Panday 2.


Marian Rivera was born on 31 March 2014 in Madrid Spain. Regarding nationality, she is Spanish. She was born to Javier Gracia Alonso and Amalia Rivera. She did not have the pleasant childhood as her parents were separated when she was two years old.


Marian Rivera started her career with a TV commercials model for SkinWhite lotion, Sky Flakes biscuits, and other labels. In 2006, she contracted with Regal Entertainment making her debut in the horror movie Pamahiin.

In 2007, she got an excellent opportunity to act in the popular Mexican series MariMar, the show became the highest rated prime time drama show on Philippine television. That same year, she made her appearance in two films named Desperadas and Bahay Kubo. In 2008, she released her first single dance music album entitled “Marian Rivera Dance Hits”.

In 2010, Marian Rivera starred in the Korean Series named Endless Love, which was aired on GMA Network. Later on, she made her appearance in her own Metro Manila Film Festival entry named Super Inday and the Golden Bible where she was nominated for Best Actress on the festival's awards night.

Marian Rivera also made her cameo appearance in a romantic-comedy film, Imagine You and Me.


On 30 December 2014, Marian Rivera married her longtime boyfriend Dingdong Dantes. Their wedding held at Cubao, Cathedral, Quezon City. Since getting married till date, the husband and wife are living happily together. In April 2015, the couple announced that they were expecting their first baby. On 23 November 2015, her child as a daughter named Maria Letizia was born at the Makati Medical Center.

Marian Rivera is the philanthropist. She believes in the social work and charities. In 2009, Rivera and Dingdong Dantes, with help of Yes Pinoy Foundation, found an organization named Philippine National Red Cross and Philippine Marines. The foundation helps the victim of Typhoon Ondoy.

Marian Rivera is admired for her looks and gorgeous personality. She was declared as FHM Magazine’s Sexiest Woman in 2008. In 2013, she appeared on the cover page of Cosmopolitan magazine.  

Marian Rivera has reached the age of 32 now. She has a height of 5 feet 2 inch, which is around 1.57m.


Marian Rivera has earned a lot of wealth from her work. She has not specified about her net worth. Her profiles can be seen on Instagram and Facebook. 



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