Ella Guevara or Janella Denise Yuson Guevara in real life used to be a famous child actress in the early 2000s. She’s now 21 years old but who could forget this cute little girl from the talent search series Starstruck Kids. The GMA TV Show catapulted her career. She was the first princess in the show. She didn’t win but continued her acting career to which, she became successful. The young actress won the best child actress award five times. She received these awards from several award-giving bodies.
She got the “Best Child Performer of the Year” from Metro Manila Film Festival or MMFF in 2004. In 2005, she received the “Most Popular Child Actress” award from the Guillermo Mendoza Memorial Foundation. She also got the same award from the same group in 2007. And, in 2006, she also won the Best Child Actress of the Year from the Famas Awards. She acted alongside many popular actors like Marian Rivera, Angel Locsin, and more.
But where is this talented and pretty actress now? Well, after leaving showbiz, she pursued her studies. She also became busy with normal activities outside of the limelight. She is studying at the University of the Philippines taking up Bachelor of Arts in Multimedia Studies. Who knows how successful she will be in the future?
Showbiz is an exciting place to be in. It can also take away so much time from someone’s personal life. Some are brave and willing to sacrifice their lives to be famous. But, not everyone. Some will quit it to live a normal life. Ella is one of them. A lot of fans looked up to her but she chose to say goodbye from fame and money. It looks like she has better plans for her life.