World, get ready for Janine Gutierrez. She’s helping lead this time of reckoning.
It’s no secret that Janine comes from a line of showbiz royalty. Her parents are Ramon Christopher Gutierrez and Lotlot de Leon, her paternal grandparents are Pilita Corrales and Eddie Gutierrez, and her adoptive maternal grandparents are Nora Aunor and Christopher de Leon. Her family tree is a mouthful of the who’s who in Philippine entertainment, but this is exactly why Janine was initially hesitant to follow in their footsteps.
“I didn’t really want to be an actress when I was younger,” she tells us. “I just wanted to be pasaway (rebellious), in a way; I didn’t want to do what all of them were doing.” But in that same breath, she tells us that she came to the realization that her family’s careers opened an opportunity for her that she did not want to walk away from. “I just grabbed it,” she says. (READ FULL STORY HERE!)