Famous people have an amazing life thanks to their many talents that bring in money from several sources. One Filipino celebrity that is known for having several successful careers is Ivana Alawi. She is a social media influencer, actress, YouTuber, musician, and model. Despite being famous, have all her professions made her one of the richest people in the Philippines?
If you are active on social platforms like Instagram, you may have come across the charismatic lady Ivana Alawi. She made a name for herself by first appearing on the ABS-CBN network in a minimal role. Her path to the top wasn’t straightforward as she had to grow up without her dad. She has since grown into a young lady with immense potential in the film industry and a huge celebrity online.
- Full name: Mariam Al Alawi
- Ivana Alawi age: 23
- Date of Birth: 25th December 1996
- Nationality: Filipino
- Relationship status: Single.
- Occupation: Actresses, model, YouTuber, and singer.
Ivana Alawi biography
Want to know who is Ivana Alawi? She is a YouTuber, singer, performer, and model of Moroccan– Filipino descent. Her popularity is also due to her frequent entertaining short clips and photos which she posts on her social media pages.
She uses her YouTube channel to upload vlogs about her fun daily routines and silly pranks on her friends. Her fans often refer to her as Ivana but what is the real name of Ivana Alawi?
Ivana Alawi real name is Mariam Al Alawi. Mariam was inborn in Manila on 25th December 1996 to an African father and Asian mother. She is the third born in a family of four siblings.
Ivana Alawi parents are from two different continents. Her father, Samier Al-Alawi, was from Africa, specifically Morocco, while her mother, Fatima Marbella, is a Filipino national.
Ivan’s parents divorced when they were young and together with her siblings they ended up living with their mother. Her father died in 2018 as a result of a heart attack.
Ivana Alawi family is made up of two parents and four children. Mona Al-Alawi is the last born. She goes by the name Mona Louise Rey to most people and also follows Mariam’s footsteps.
The 15-year-old landed a role in Munting Heredera on the GMA Network. Unfortunately, she has diabetes making her the only family member who has admitted to having the disease.
Other Ivana Alawi siblings include Amira and Hashim who are the eldest. Amira Alawi loves to keep her personal life private. However, she was in the public’s eye several times when the father of her child Willie Asuncion offered her five million pesos to take full custody of the child.
What is Ivana Alawi’s religion?
She’s a devout Christian, along with her entire family. Her father was Arabic, but their Christianity stems from the Philippines’ birthplace, where most of the population is Christian.
It can also be because their mother was a Christian and got custody of the children after separating from her husband.
Why is Ivana Alawi famous? She is a renowned performer, YouTuber, and influencer. She has starred in several films and TV shows. Ivana is also an Instagram model who apart from posting gorgeous photos of herself, also promotes various brands.
Mariam’s career is broad for a person of her age. She’s a professional model; a career path that has enabled her to feature on the October 2018 cover of the Playboy Magazine. She also uploads her modelling photos on her Instagram account.
Her debut in acting was when she landed a role in Open in 2019 as Monique. She later got a contract from ABS-CBN on 7th February 2020 after appearing on the network a couple of times. Her extensive acting portfolio includes television roles such as her first audition on Starstruck in 2015.
Some of her movie and TV roles include:
- Stacey Jimenez in 3pol Trobol: Huli Ka Balbon!
- Joan in Once Again.
- Magpakailanman as Young Lourdes and KC
- Sino ang Maysala? : Mea Culpa cast as del Rio.
- FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano cast as Amor.
Her singing career is relatively new, having released her first single Sana All in 2020.
How rich is Ivana Alawi?
Through her various roles on TV and films, her endorsement capabilities on socials, and not forgetting her successful modelling and singing career, it is only right to assume she’s s wealthy. Her impressive net worth can also be attributed to an inheritance she got from her father.
At only 23 years of age, Ivana has an estimated wealth of $400k. This makes her rank among the youngest and richest Filipino.
Achievements and awards
It is s only fair to assume her talents have already won her an award. The gorgeous and charismatic actor was awarded the PMPC Star Awards for Television in the category Best New Female Personality for her work on Sino ang Maysala?: Mea Culpa in 2019.
With such an impressive net worth who is courting Ivana? Her biggest crush celebrity is another famous Filipino actor Coco Martin. While in an interview in 2019, the beautiful Vlogger revealed that she was dating a Kapamilya actor but kept his identity a secret.
However, in 2020 there were speculations that she was dating Dan Fernandez. But the Kapamilya actress quickly cleared the misunderstanding by explaining that they were just friends. Currently, she is single because her last relationship ended so badly that she got traumatized.
Where is Ivana Alawi currently based?
Ivana has spent a more significant part of her life in the Philippines. Although she inherited her father’s mansion in Bahrain, she prefers to live closer to her family members.
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Ivana Alawi, at such a young age, has begun her career on the right foot. Her YouTube vlogs provide entertainment to most people. Her realness and radiant personality have garnered her many fans, evidenced by the 5.5 million followers on Instagram and 3 million followers on Twitter.
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While she loves to keep her personal life private, the beautiful actress often gives her fans a glimpse of her daughter. And based on the photos she posts on her Instagram page its clear Jacqy is enjoying motherhood.