Alden Richards was bornon 2 January 1992 in Santa Rosa, Laguna, Philippines, Filipino, is Actor. Alden Richards is a Filipino actor and singer. He started his career as a model at a young age in order to support his family, and went on to become a celebrity in his own right. He made his first big splash with his amazing performance in the fantasy series ‘Alakdana’, for which he won the Outstanding Breakthrough Performance at the Golden Screen TV Awards. His debut self-titled album was appreciated by critics and it eventually launched him into the mainstream entertainment industry. His second album ‘Wish I May’ made it to the top of the Philippine charts with its original title song becoming popular in the whole of South East Asia. He became well-known when he hosted a talent search show called ‘Bet ng Bayan’ and the ‘That’s My Bae’ segment of Philippines’ longest running variety show, ‘Eat Bulaga’. Today, Alden has a large fan following on social media. He has a bright future ahead of him as he is already one of Philippines’ popular youth icons.
He has acted in many films and was seen playing the lead role in ‘Imagine You and Me’ (2016)
His second album ‘Wish I May’ was released in 2015 and soon became popular with its original title song reaching the top of the Philippine charts
Richards made his singing debut in the show ‘Party Pilipinas’ in 2013 and released his first single titled ‘Haplos’
The following year, he was cast in the drama series ‘Tween Hearts’, which was later adapted into a film titled ‘Tween Hearts: Class of 2012’
His major roles in television came through the shows, ‘Alakdana’ (2011), ‘One True Love’ (2012), ‘Magpakailanman’ (2013) and ‘Carmela’ (2014)
He got his first major role in a series titled ‘Alakdana’, which was aired on GMA Network in 2010
on 2 January 1992 in Santa Rosa, Laguna, Philippines, to Richard Peralta Faulkerson, Sr