Gretchen Barretto (born on March 6, 1970)  is a Filipino actress from the Philippines. She has two younger sisters, Marjorie Barretto and Claudine Barretto, who are also actresses.
Barretto released her second album entitled "Complicated" .
Barretto had a song in 1984 entitled "Going Steady" which was used in the Regal Films movie "14 Going Steady".
She dreams of continuing her education. Her highest educational attainment is third year, high school.
She is also known for her fashionable outfits while she played Victoria Valera in the critically acclaimed Primetime Fashion-Drama Series Magkaribal for the 60th Year Of Philippine Drama Banner Celebration. And after 1 year, she is back as a Femme fatale of the Historical-Drama Fiction of the new ABS-CBN TV series Princess and I which she will be the major antagonist and an opposer of Kathryn Bernardo as the Crown Princess in terms of struggle in the throne.
- 2009 PMPC Star Awards for TV's Best Single Performance by An Actress (for "Maalaala Mo Kaya": Salamin)
- 2010 PMPC Star Awards for TV's Best Single Performance by An Actress (for "Maalaala Mo Kaya": Larawan)
- 2011 PMPC Star Awards for TV's Best Drama Actress (for "Magkaribal")