Ogie Alcasid, born on August 27, 1967, is a famous Filipino singer-songwriter, television presenter, comedian and actor. As a singer, he reached gold record status in 1989 with the release of his self titled album. Among his musical achievements are a total of five gold records, three platinum records, and three double platinum records. His single Nadito Ako hit the charts and won Song of the Year by the local radio station Magic 89.9. He got his break in his television career in Hanggang Kailan, a GMA Primetime Drama. Alcasid also has a long list of movie credits under his belt. He has had several nominations and awards in his entertainment career such as, Entertainer of the Year by Aliw Awards in 2008, and repeated awards in PMPC Star awards for TV best Comedy Actor. He also won Awit Awards for Best Performance by a Male Recording Artist for songs A Step Ahead and Bakit Ngayon Ka Lang and Best Produced Record of the Year for Bakit Ka Lumayo.