Karylle is a Filipino singer, songwriter, actress, dancer, TV host, producer, model, musical theater performer and entrepreneur. In November 2013, Another album of Karylle, her 5th which is simply entitled K was launched. In February 2016, her latest and sixth album entitled A Different Playground was launched.

Birth Name

Ana Karylle Padilla Tatlonghari


Karylle, K


Singer, Songwriter, Actress, TV Host, Theater Performer, Dancer, Model, Runner, Entrepreneur, Producer


Pop, R&B, Soul, Classical




Universal Records (2001–2008), EMI Philippines (PolyEast Records)



Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Karylle was born on the 22nd of March 1981, in Manila, Philippines.


She’s currently 39 years old.

Sun Sign




Karylle is of Filipino descent.





Karylle attended Operation Brotherhood Montessori Center an Italian-based school, in Greenhills, San Juan, Metro Manila. Later, she got enrolled at the Ateneo de Manila University and graduated in 2002 with a B.S. Management major in Communications Technology Management.

Family Details

  • Father – Modesto Tatlonghari
  • Mother – Zsa Zsa Padilla
  • Siblings – Unknown
  • Relatives – Carlos Padilla Jr. (Maternal Grandfather) (Boxing Referee, Judge), Carlos Padilla Sr. (Maternal Great Grandfather) (Actor), Kating Padilla (Maternal Grandmother), Zia Quizon (Maternal Half-Sister), Nicole Quizon (Older Adopted Sister)

Marital Status


Boyfriend / Spouse

Karylle has dated –

  • Dingdong Dantes (2006-2008) – In 2006, Karylle started going out with actor, television presenter, dancer, commercial model and film producer, Dingdong Dantes but the couple separated in September 2008.

  • Yael Yrastorza Yuzon (2010-Present) – In 2010, Karylle started dating musician Yael Yrastorza Yuzon and the duo later got married in March 2014.

Physical Statistics

  • In feet – 5 feet 6 inches
  • In centimeters – 168 cm
  • In meters – 1.68 m


  • In Kilograms – 55 kg
  • In Pounds – 121 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 34-24-34
  • Bust – 34 inches
  • Waist – 24 inches
  • Hip – 34 inches
  • Bra Size – 32D

Body Build


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Shoe Size

She wears a size 8 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 5 (US).



Professional Statistics

Famous For

Karylle is known for delivering some critically acclaimed performance in shows and movies like Love to Love, The Kitchen Musical and It’s Showtime. In 2003, she has won Awit Awards for Best Performance by a Duet, Metro Manila Film Festival for Best Theme Song in 2004, Yahoo! OMG Awards 2014 for female TV host.

Singing Debut

In 2001, Karylle entered the music scene with her first album Time to Shine from Universal Records with the dance single Can’t Live Without You. Her second album was released on 2005 entitled You Make Me Sing.

Film Debut

In 2002, Karylle’s first appearance on a movie Ang Agimat for a cameo role in Imus Productions Metro Manila.

Theatre Debut

In 2005, Karylle made her debut in the Trumpets production of Little Mermaid. Her performance in the Trumpets musical is known to be her breakthrough to show business.

Television Debut

In 2001, Karylle became a co-host and performer in GMA-7’s now defunct program, SOP.

Brand Endorsements

Karylle has either endorsed or promoted a couple of brands through social media which include the likes of MARK BUMGARNER, Miladay Jewels & Resorts World Manila.

Awards & Nominations

2001Aliw AwardBest New Female ArtistTime to ShineWon
2002Most Promising Female ArtistWon
Awit AwardBest Performance by a New Female Recording ArtistWon
MTV PhilippinesBest New ArtistWon
Best Female Artist for Music VideoCan’t Live Without YouWon
2003Awit AwardsBest Performance by a DuetKung Mawawala KaWon
2004Metro Manila Film FestivalBest Theme SongPagbigyan ang PusoWon
Awit AwardBest Inspirational/Religious SongAwit sa Ina ng Santo RosarioWon
20052nd Golden Screen Entertainment TV AwardsOutstanding Lead ActressLove to LoveNominated
2006Awit AwardBest R&B SongYou Make Me SingNominated
MTV PhilippinesFavorite Female ArtistNominated
2009MYX Music Awards 2009Favorite Guest Appearance in a Music VideoOnly HopeWon
Aliw AwardBest Musical Stage ActressWest Side StoryNominated
2010MYX Music Awards 2010Favorite Female ArtistTime for Letting GoNominated
2011Awit AwardSpecial Recognition for their Successful Stint in a Pan-Asian seriesThe Kitchen MusicalIncluded
PMPC Star Awards for TVBest Talent-Search Program HostsIt’s ShowtimeWon
2012MYX Music AwardsFavorite Female ArtistRoadtripNominated
Monte-Carlo Television FestivalBest ActressThe Kitchen MusicalNominated
Awit AwardBest Dance RecordingOMGNominated
PMPC Star Awards for TVBest Reality & Game Show HostsIt’s ShowtimeWon
2013PMPC Star Awards for TVBest Female TV HostNominated
2014Yahoo! OMG AwardsFemale TV HostNominated
Loveteam of the yearWon
2015Star Cinema Awards’Favorite Fandom of the YearIt’s ShowtimeWon
2017Women’s JournalOutstanding Woman of the YearWon

Karylle Favorites

Her favorite things are unknown.

Karylle Net worth

Karylle has an estimated net worth of $5 million dollars as of 2020.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Karylle

  • Karylle has released many popular albums such as Time to Shine, Time for Letting Go, Roadtrip, K and Different Playground.
  • She released her third album, Time for Letting Go under a new recording company Polyeast Records.
  • Karylle has been a part of various plays like Little Mermaid, Awitin Mo At Isasayaw Ko, West Side Story, Rama Hari and Cinderella.
  • In 2011, she was cast as Maddie Avilon in the Singaporean musical restaurant drama television series, The Kitchen Musical.
  • In 2011, her fourth album, Roadtrip was released in which she ventured out of her comfort zone and produced the album by herself.
  • In November 2013, Karylle released her 5th which is simply entitled K was launched.
  • In 2012, Karylle was nominated for a Monte-Carlo Television Festival Award in the Best Actress category.
  • In 2013, she landed the role of Cinderella in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella along with Christian Bautista as Prince Christopher.
  • In 2015, Universal Records released Karylle Songbook containing her first two albums in one CD.
  • In 2015, she has got Star Cinema Awards for the favorite fandom.
  • In February 2016, Karylle was launched the latest and sixth album entitled A Different Playground.


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