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, Concepcion at her US concert press conference, November 2010
Maria Kristina Cassandra Cuneta Concepcion, (1985-04-07) April 7, 1985 (age 28), Manila, Philippines
actress, singer, song writer, celebrity endorser, host
KC Concepcion (born Maria Kristina Cassandra Cuneta Concepcion on April 7, 1985) is an actress and singer from the Philippines who is currently a National Ambassador Against Hunger of the UN's World Food Programme.
1.1 Personal life,
3.1 2008-2009: a.k.a Cassandra,
3.2 2010-2011: KC,
5.1 Studio albums,
7 External links,
Concepcion is the daughter of 80's heartthrob Gabby Concepcion and Philippine singer-actress Sharon Cuneta. She was estranged from her father for thirteen years following her parents annulment and his immigration to the United States in 1995. Senator Kiko Pangilinan became her step-father following his marriage to her mother.
She graduated Grade school in Poveda. In 2003, she graduated from the International School Manila, and in 2007, graduated with a bachelor's degree in International Corporate Communications with a minor in Theatre Arts from the American University of Paris.
Concepcion made several guest appearances in her mother's concerts and television shows. In 2003, she became a product endorser both on television and in print ads. She also became an MTV Asia VJ.
The April 11, 2010 episode of The Buzz announced that Concepcion had been chosen to be the replacement co-host after Ruffa Gutierrez's departure.
In her 2010 studio album, titled KC, she sings "Girl Most Likely To" by Skye Sweetnam from the soundtrack of Mattel's 2006 movie The Barbie Diaries.
In 2010, Concepcion joined Star Magic, but after a year, she left Star Magic and joined Viva Artists Agency, a talent management of Viva Entertainment, where her mother Ms. Cuneta came from.
2008-2009: a.k.a Cassandra:
In 2008, KC Concepcion released her first studio album on July 15, 2008 entitled "a.k.a Cassandra", on the SONY BMG Philippines label, which ranked number 1 based on total album sales in all Odyssey Record Bar branches nationwide. In fact, 1,102 copies of the album were sold in all Odyssey branches alone. KC Concepcion made Philippine music history with her lead single "Imposible" during that year. KC has the most number of music downloads in the Philippines in the same year, which marked 1 million downloads online. KC Concepcion thought that she would just perform her newest single, "Doo Be Doo", on the noontime TV show Wowowee on ABS-CBN Channel 2 on November 15, 2008. However, she was surprised when she was given a Platinum Record Award for her album "a.k.a. Cassandra".
In, 2010 KC released her Second Studio Album entitled KC, KC ranked number 3 based on OPM charts, in Astrovision Stores the album KC reached number 1. KC was launch on ASAP XV. KC was released on March 24, 2010, under the SONY Music label. she also set KC Mall Tour to promote KC album.
2003, The Little Mermaid,
2005, Beauty and the Beast,
2008, Katy, the Musical Concert,
Walang Tulugan with the Master Showman
I am KC
Maalaala Mo Kaya: Mansyon
Kapamilya, Deal or No Deal
Celebrity Guest VJ
May Bukas Pa
Abigail Lorraine "Abby" Cruz
Lovers in Paris
Star Circle Quest for the Next Kiddie Superstars (Season 4)
Maalaala Mo Kaya: Piyesa
Binibining Pilipinas 2011
Gandang Gabi, Vice!
100 Days to Heaven
Tagabantay (a streetsweeper)
It's Showtime (formerly Showtime)
Wansapanataym: Christmas Caroline
Maalaala Mo Kaya: Liham
The X Factor Philippines
Sarah G. Live
Kapamilya, Deal or No Deal
Huwag Ka Lang Mawawala
For the First Time
Sophia Carmina Sandoval
When I Met U
I'll Be There
Maxi/Mina dela Cena
Forever and A Day