My name is Mica. I am an actress, singer-songwriter-recording artist, dancer, model, content creator and producer. A woman of many hats, but a lover of art and creating beautiful things. Get to know me a little better here.
All About Mica
Mica began her career as a commercial and fashion model in high school, landing jobs for Colgate, Whisper, Nestea and Pizza Hut to name a few, and gracing editorial pages in magazines like Metro Magazine, Preview, Cosmopolitan and Chalk. Her music career began in New York as she was signed to Timbaland Productions, which landed her song "3000 Light Years" on Glee and Dance Moms. This led to her opening for Jennifer Lopez in her Dance Again World Tour (Manila stop), and then again for Chris Brown at SM MOA Arena. Her debut album Dreamer released in 2015 includes Aliw Award winning single "Heart Song" and chart-topping "Tonight" featuring the Philippines' King of R&B, Jay R.
After navigating through the Philippine music industry, she ventured into mainstream showbiz and became a regular cast member of ABS-CBN's noontime show, It's Showtime! in 2016. Simultaneously, she trained intensively with Ivana Chubbuck, which honed her skills as an actress, landing her first movie role in Love Me Tomorrow (Star Cinema) with Piolo Pascual, Coleen Garcia, and Dawn Zulueta. The films under her belt include MMFF 2017 winner Siargao by Paul Soriano starring Jericho Rosales & Jasmine Curtis, and international film General Commander, streaming on Hulu and Amazon Prime, starring alongside Steven Segal, where she is the only Filipina in the lead cast. She made a cameo in Empty By Design by Andrea Walter with Crazy Rich Asians' Chris Pang, and Dante Basco, which closed the 2019 Asian Pacific Film Festival in Los Angeles.
She debuted in her first musical theatre production with 9 Works Theatrical’s Eto Na! Musikal nAPO!, a rerun of the highly acclaimed original production which ran from February to April 2019, playing alongside Mark Bautista, Jobim Javier, Sab Jose and many others.
Her most notable role to date is lead anti-heroine, Lupita, in 2018-2019's hit ABS-CBN TV series, Los Bastardos, starring Jake Cuenca, Ronaldo Valdez, Jeffrey Santos, Josh Colet, and a full roster of highly acclaimed actors. She starred alongside Gerald Anderson in trending ABS-CBN TV series, Init Sa Magdamag in 2021. Her first title role is in the film Songs for Selina, a compelling story about the dark side of the entertainment industry and the struggles of a rising star (coming soon). In 2022 she worked on a mini series called Crisis Earth alongside Billy Baldwin and Mckenzie Westmore (coming soon), and made a cameo in Time Pirates, now streaming on Tubi TV.
In 2021 Mica released her single "Love Is" her most-streamed original song to date. She continues to work on new music, hone her craft as an actress, and create original content on her social media platforms, with many future projects as an artist and businesswoman in the pipeline.