Heart Evangelista
Heart Evangelista
Real Name/Full Name Love Marie PayawalOngpauco
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Heart Evangelista
Birth Place: Manila Philippines
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 14 February 1985
Age/How Old: 39 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 158 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 2″
Weight: In Kilograms – 55 Kg
In Pounds – 121 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father –Reynaldo Evangelista Ongpauco
Mother –Maria Cecilia del Gallego Payawal
Siblings: Miguel Ongpauco, Marjorie Ongpauco,Camille Ongpauco,  Michelle Ongpauco, Lisa Ongpauco
School: N/A
College: Colegio San Agustin
Religion: Christian.
Nationality: Filipino
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero
Kids/Children Name: N/A
Profession: Actress, Businesswoman, Artist, TV Personality
Net Worth: $4 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Being multi-talented and good in all the talents is a task quite tough for many. A number of times, there’s one side of the talent where there’s more weight compared to the others. Evangelista is a Filipino actress, TV personality, artist and author among other things. She has incredible talent and is good in all of them. She has done very well in her acting and music career. It is exciting to find out just how much more she can do and how well she does them.

Well, how well do you know about Heart Evangelista? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Heart Evangelista’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Heart Evangelista to date.

Biography and Early Life

Love Marie PayawalOngpauco, commonly known as heart Evangelista was born on 14th of February 1985, to Reynaldo Evangelista Ongpauco and Maria Cecilia del Gallego Payawal. Evangelista was born in the Philippines. She is the last born, among five siblings from both her parents’ sides. She moved to the United States at an early age, but her family still moved back to the Philippines in her teenage. When she was as young as 13, she discovered her calling and started out as an actress and commercial model.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Heart Evangelista in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Heart Evangelista’s age is 39 years old as of today’s date 20th May 2024 having been born on 14 February 1985. Though, she is 5′ 2″ in feet and inches and 158 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 121 lbs in Pound and 55kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark Brown and hair color is Dark Brown.


Evangelista had quite a hard time going to school as she was frequently bullied. It was so bad that it got to a point when she had to leave school and do home schooling for some time. This however didn’t prevent her from graduating. She graduated from high and went ahead to join college to advance her studies. She did her college studies at Colegio San Agustin.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Heart Evangelista With Husband Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero
Heart Evangelista With Husband Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero

Evangelista was introduced to her husband, Senator Francis Escudero, by her mentor, the late Miriam Defensor Santiago, who was very close with Evangelista’s mother. Her husband is the governor of Sorgoson and they took their marriage vows on the 15th of February 2015.

They wedded at a private ceremony at the Balesin Island Club in the Philippines. In 2018, Evangelista got pregnant and they announced that they were expecting their first child. They later on realised that they were expecting twins. In May 2018, unfortunately, she lost one of her twins to miscarriage. Shortly after, in June, she suffered another miscarriage and lost her last twin.

Is Heart Evangelista Lesbian?

Heart Evangelista is not a lesbian. Throughout her entire life, she has not shown any interest in females. To put an end to that topic, Hear Evangelista had dated several guys and in 2015, she got married to Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero. That is proof enough that she is straight.

Professional Career

Evangelista has a wide profession. She is the type of woman who doesn’t do one single thing for a living. She discovered her acting and modelling talent when she was still a teenager. Her incredible talent was spotted when she was in a mall, and here she got a chance to be signed with the Star Magic Agency.

She had previously been signed with a number of agencies which include Manila Genesis, Royal Era Entertainment, GMA Artist Centre, and Viva Artist Agency. She starred in several films including Trip, Trophy wife, My First Romance and Temptation Island. Evangelista is also a singer and in 2003, she released her debut studio album Heart.

Apart from singing, modelling and acting, Evangelista is a painter. She has also authored This is Me, Love Marie and Married Politician. Evangelista has her own foundation called Heart Can which helps children with respiratory illness. She is also a spokesperson for the Philippine Animal Welfare Society.


With her music and acting career, Evangelista has won very many awards. Among them, she has won she has won awards from Star Awards for Movies and Star Awards for TV. With her single, ‘Love Has Come My Way,’ she won Texter’s and Listener’s choice. Her other single ‘Tell Me’ which was released in Australia also got to number 18 on the charts.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Heart Evangelista in 2024

Heart Evangelista Net Worth
Heart Evangelista Net Worth

As of 2024, Evangelista’s net worth stands at approximately $4 million. This much she has earned from her career and hardwork. She works on the GMA Network series and has many contracts on this.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • In 2018, Evangelista’s father found an abandoned puppy and Evangelista adopted it and named it Panda.
  • Recently, Evangelista got an apology message from one of those who used to bully her in school. She however did not reveal who exactly it was but mentioned that she was so grateful.

It is always good to maximize the use of the talents within you. Many of us do not even realize that we have so much potential within us. Once we discover and utilize, then we will be emulating Evangelista.


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