Alex Gonzaga

Birth Name: Catherine Cruz Gonzaga

Place of Birth: Taytay, Rizal, Philippines

Date of Birth: January 16, 1988

Ethnicity: Filipino [Tagalog]

Alex Gonzaga is a Filipina television host, actress, singer, comedian, entrepreneur, vlogger, and author. She is the daughter of Carlito “Bonoy” Grandea Gonzaga and Crisanta “Pinty” Marcelo Cruz. She is the sister of singer, television host, actress, producer, vlogger, and entrepreneur Toni Gonzaga. She is married to Lipa City councilor Michael “Mikee” Morada.

Alex’s paternal grandfather is Carlos Javier Gonzaga (the son of Enrique Gonzaga and Lorenza Javier).

Alex’s paternal grandmother is Leonora Paochano/Rechano Grandea (the daughter of Flaviano Grandea and Candelaria Paochano/Rechano).

Alex’s maternal grandfather was surnamed Cruz.

Alex’s maternal grandmother was surnamed Marcelo.

Sources: Birth record of Alex’s paternal aunt –

Marriage record of Alex’s paternal grandparents, Carlos Javier Gonzaga and Leonora Paochano/Rechano Grandea –

3 Responses

  1. andrew says:

    She carries an Italian last name. Gonzaga family was a noble dinasty from North Italy.

    • Manila says:

      or it might be a Claverian name, meaning it might be because of Governor-General Claveria’s decree that reformed natives’ surnames.

  2. tfcus3r says:

    She has very strong chinita features, I’m sure she has some degree of Chinese ancestry.

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