Solenn Heussaff

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Solenn Heusaff
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Solenn Heusaff at the 2012 Metro Manila Film Festival Parade of Stars
BornSolenn Marie Adea Heussaff
(1985-07-20) 20 July 1985 (age 29)
Makati City, Philippines[1]
EthnicityFilipino-French
OccupationVJ, actress, fashion designer, model, make-up artist, TV host, recording artist
Years active2003–present
Height5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
 
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Solenn Heusaff
Solenn Heussaff.png
Solenn Heusaff at the 2012 Metro Manila Film Festival Parade of Stars
BornSolenn Marie Adea Heussaff
(1985-07-20) 20 July 1985 (age 29)
Makati City, Philippines[1]
EthnicityFilipino-French
OccupationVJ, actress, fashion designer, model, make-up artist, TV host, recording artist
Years active2003–present
Height5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)

Solenn Marie Adea Heussaff[2] (born on July 20, 1985) is a French-Filipina VJ,[3] actress, TV Host, model,[4] singer,[5] fashion designer,[6] painter,[7] and professional make-up artist.[8] She was one of the official castaways of Survivor Philippines: Celebrity Showdown which aired from August 30 to December 3, 2010 on GMA Network. She made it to the Final Three. In December 2010, she signed a recording contract with MCA Universal Philippines, a movie contract with Regal Entertainment,[9] and a television contract with GMA Network and GMA Artist Center.[10]

Early life[edit]

Solenn Heussaff is the second child of Cynthia Adea, a Filipina, and Louis Paul Heussaff, a former French Marine of Breton descent,[11] who is now the head of a service company for the petroleum industry.[12] She has an older sister named Vanessa and a younger brother named Erwan .[13]

Education[edit]

After graduating from Eurocampus (European International School of Manila), Solenn went on to study fashion design in Studio Berçot, Paris for three years. She also took a 6-month course in basic beauty/fashion make-up, body painting, and prosthetics at Ecole Fleurimont, Paris. She then proceeded further studies at the Make Up Forever Academy.

Career[edit]

Early career[edit]

Before she entered showbiz, she was an endorser of several products in and outside the country. She is currently endorsing Vitress Hair Solutions, Asian Secrets, Argentina, Century Tuna, Greenwich Pasta and Robinsons Land Corporation.

Survivor Philippines Celebrity Showdown[edit]

Solenn Heusaff became one of the fan favorites in the reality show. She was also one of the most controversial castaways and even became one of the trending topics on Facebook and other social networking sites during the airing of the show. She ended up being one of the top three finalists alongside Ervic Vijandre and Akihiro Sato. The latter was declared the winner.

As an Actress[edit]

Right after Survivor Philippines, GMA Network already had several projects lined up for her. She became one of Richard Gutierrez's leading ladies in the movie My Valentine Girls alongside Lovi Poe. In the movie, she played the role of Richard's best friend who later became his girlfriend.

She was also chosen as one of the leading ladies of Richard Gutierrez in the telefantasya Captain Barbell, which started airing on March 2011. She currently has a makeover show on GMA News TV which also started airing on the same month and year. Her role was that of a reporter named "Janna". She had a limited airing time in the show because of other projects such as Temptation Island which she starred alongside Marian Rivera, Heart Evangelista, Lovi Poe and Rufa Mae Quinto.

Music career[edit]

Heussaff released her first self-titled album on July 17, 2011 on Party Pilipinas. She then had her first autograph signing at SM Mall and Astroplus The Block on the same day. She held her first major concert from August 19 to 26, 2011 at Teatrino Promenade, Greenhills.

She released her second album entitled, SOS, on August 23, 2013.[14][15] On the 25th after Heussaff performed her latest single, Diva featuring Ron Henley from her sophomore album, she was awarded her first platinum award for her self-titled album.[16]

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

YearTitleRoleNetwork
2014Ang Dalawang Mrs. RealAtty. Michelle BarramedaGMA Network
Kambal SirenaMarina / Stella Buenavidez
2013AdarnaIbong Adarna II
Akin Pa Rin Ang BukasJade Carmelo
GenesisLorraine
Sunday All StarsHerself
IndioLalahon
2012Taste BuddiesHostGMA News TV
Eat Bulaga!Co-HostGMA Network
LegacyChloe Martin
2011/2014FashbookHostGMA News TV
2011/2012Bubble GangHerselfGMA Network
2011Spooky Nights Presents: Da MamiBeth
Captain BarbellJanna Rahmani
2010Survivor Philippines: Celebrity ShowdownHerself
2010/2013Party PilipinasCo-Host / Performer

Movies[edit]

YearTitleRoleFilm Production
2014Da PossessedAnnaStar Cinema and Regal Films
Mumbai LoveEllaCapestone Pictures
2013Status: It's ComplicatedSylviaRegal Films
SeductionSophia
2012Sosy ProblemsMargaux BertrandGMA Films
D' Kilabots Pogi Brothers Weh?!LuluAPT Entertainment/ M-Zet Productions
Boy Pick-Up: The MovieAngelGMA Films and Regal Films
2011Yesterday, Today, TomorrowSeleneRegal Films
Temptation IslandPura K.GMA Films and Regal Films
My Valentine GirlsAndieGMA Films

Commercials[edit]

Awards & Nominations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Solenn Heussaff page at iGMA.tv. Retrieved October 9, 2011.
  2. ^ "The French Connection". rogue.ph. Retrieved October 24, 2010. 
  3. ^ "Channel V PH: VJ Solenn". Channel V Philippines. Retrieved February 13, 2011. 
  4. ^ "WTalent Management Profile: Solenn Heussaff". WTalent Management. Retrieved February 20, 2011. 
  5. ^ "Solenn Heusaff signs three-year, three-album contract with MCA Music". pep.ph. Retrieved June 25, 2011. 
  6. ^ "Designer Spotlight: Solenn Heussaff for TAN-GAN". StyleBible.Ph. Retrieved April 19, 2010. 
  7. ^ "Solenn Heussaff: The Painter". Pelicola.tv. Retrieved October 29, 2010. 
  8. ^ "The Next Make-up Artist: Solenn Heussaff". Philippine Daily Inquirer. Retrieved October 3, 2008. 
  9. ^ spot.ph "Solenn Heussaff signs contracts with Regal Films and MCA Universal". spot.ph. Retrieved December 2, 2010. 
  10. ^ "Solenn Heussaff, Bianca King and Magalona siblings sign up with GMA Artist Center". pep.ph. Retrieved December 3, 2010. 
  11. ^ "Louis-Paul Heussaff. Le Breton Manila". Le Telegramme. Retrieved August 24, 2008. 
  12. ^ "Supply Oilfield Services (SOS): Chairman's Message". Retrieved April 20, 2011. 
  13. ^ "Body Talk with Solenn Heussaff". The Philippine Star. Retrieved September 8, 2010. 
  14. ^ https://itunes.apple.com/ph/album/sos/id686532538vvvg
  15. ^ http://www.myxph.com/videos/4160/video-solenn-heussaff-in-studs-and-spikes-for-sos-album-photoshoot/
  16. ^ http://www.cosmo.ph/lifestyle/entertainment/solenn-heussaff-releases-her-new-single-diva/
  17. ^ "Vice Ganda named Phenomenal Box-Office Star; Derek Ramsay is Box-Office King while Anne Curtis and Cristine Reyes share Box-Office Queen title". Pep.ph. Retrieved 2014-05-20.

External links[edit]

YearBrands
2014Colgate Optic White
2012
2010CreamSilk
2006Kotex with Dennis Trillo
2003Pop Cola
Persondata
NameHeussaff, Solenn Marie
Alternative names
Short descriptionFilipino actor, model and singer
Date of birthJuly 20, 1985
Place of birth
Date of death
Place of death