Richard Yap

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Richard Yap
BornRichard Edison Yap
(1967-05-18) May 18, 1967 (age 46)
Cebu City, Philippines
Other namesPapa Chen
Sir Chief
OccupationActor, businessman
Years active2011–present
Height5'9
 
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Richard Yap
BornRichard Edison Yap
(1967-05-18) May 18, 1967 (age 46)
Cebu City, Philippines
Other namesPapa Chen
Sir Chief
OccupationActor, businessman
Years active2011–present
Height5'9

Richard Edison Yap also known as Richard Yap (born May 18, 1967) is a Chinese Filipino actor and businessman, best known for his role as "Papa Chen" in My Binondo Girl and in the television drama Be Careful With My Heart as Richard "Sir Chief" Lim.

Personal life[edit]

Yap was born and raised in Cebu City Philippines. He graduated from Sacred Heart School and De La Salle University.

Career[edit]

In 2011, Yap launched his career via My Binondo Girl where he played Kim Chiu's father, Chen Sy. Little did he know that through this role he would gain wide recognition from fans of the series.[1]

In 2012, Yap made several appearances in the network. He played a recurring character in Walang Hanggan as Henry de Dios.[2] He is currently playing the lead role in Be Careful With My Heart along with Jodi Sta. Maria.

Filmography[edit]

YearTitleRoleNetwork
2013Gandang Gabi, Vice!Himself/GuestABS-CBN
2012-presentBe Careful With My HeartRichard 'Sir Chief' LimABS-CBN
2012Kapamilya Deal or No DealHimself/PlayerABS-CBN
2012Walang HangganHenry de DiosABS-CBN
2012It's ShowtimeHimself/JudgeABS-CBN
2012Gandang Gabi, Vice!Himself/GuestABS-CBN
2012Maalaala Mo Kaya: GayumaEdgarABS-CBN
2011–2012My Binondo GirlChen 'Papa Chen' SyABS-CBN
2010Precious Hearts Romances Presents: KristineJandy/Guest CastABS-CBN

Movies[edit]

YearTitleRole
2013Ekstraas Himself (cameo)

Awards[edit]

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