The My Binondo star Kim Chiu is one of today’s most beautiful faces in movie and television screens. Like her former love team partner, Gerald Anderson, Kim is also proving her worth as a versatile actress, engaging into more matured roles and unattached to her on-screen partner, Gerald Anderson.
Kim Chiu was cast in the reality TV show Pinoy Big Brother Teen Edition, and she was also the first ever winner of PBB: Teen Edition in 2006. She was declared as the Teen Big Winner with 626, 562 total votes. After winning the PBB Teen Edition, she signed an exclusive contract with ABS-CBN as a Star Magic talent.
In PBB: Teen Edition, she became known as the Chinese Cutie from Cebu.
Her first ever teleserye was Sana Maulit Muli where she and her on-screen partner Gerald worked together for the very first time as a love team. They were also starred together in several other movies and television shows.
Kim is a Chinese-Filipino. Her parents got separated when she was 9. She lived with her dad and step-mom while her mother left for Hong Kong. Eventually, her grandmother from her father’s side was the one who took care of her and her other siblings.
Full Name: Kimberly Sue Yap Chiu
Screen Name: Kim Chiu
Birth Date: April 21, 1990
Hometown: Cebu City
Birth Sign: Taurus
Occupation: actress, host, and endorser
-she sang the song entitled Peng You, a Chinese song which translates kaibigan in Tagalog
-she was the only one who was never nominated for eviction by her fellow teen housemates
-she’s a semi-contortionist; she can cross her two legs at the back of her head
-won the German Moreno Youth Achievement Award in the 57th FAMAS Awards 2009
-won Best Actress in a Daily Soap Opera (for Tayong Dalawa) in the 6th USTv Awards 2010
-won the Princess of Philippine Movies and TV in the 2010 GMMSF 41st Box Office Entertainment Awards
-won Best Actress (for Till My Heartaches End) in the 2011Studio 23 The Wrap Choice Awards
-won Best Female Icon in the 2011 Studio 23 The Wrap Choice Awards