It is not land a career in the showbiz industry. It’s even more difficult to maintain that career. Being famous means constantly being under the watchful eye of the public. Everything you say and do will be under public scrutiny.
Once a celebrity achieves fame, things can change. While a few celebs remain down-to-earth and grounded, some celebs get a bit too big for their britches, so to speak.
Here’s a list of celebs who allegedly developed massive egos after becoming famous!
20. ROSANA ROCES - She became famous for her sexy movies.
19. IWA MOTO - She is notable for being one of FHM's sexiest cover girls.
18. G TOENGI - After she achieved fame here in the Philippines, she tried her luck at Hollywood and was cast in a few musical shows. She has yet to replicate her local success abroad.
17. EUGENE DOMINGO - This famous comedienne rose to superstardom after starring in "Kimmy Dora."
16. TONI GONZAGA - She started off in a Sprite commercial but is now one of the most prominent hosts in Pinoy showbiz.
15. CRISTINE REYES - She landed many lead and kontrabida roles when she moved to ABS-CBN.
14. ETHEL BOOBA - This stand-up comedienne became well-known when she hosted "Extra Challenge" with Paolo Bediones.
13. JOEY DE LEON - He is a regular host of the Philippines’ longest-running noontime variety show “Eat Bulaga!” He was also involved in the controversial Pepsi Paloma rape case.
12. RICHARD GOMEZ - This well-respected actor entered politics and is the current mayor of Ormoc City.
11. XIAN LIM - Aside from being an actor, he also entered the world of music.
10. CLAUDINE BARRETTO - The famous allegedly transferred networks because of a feud with Angel Locsin.
9. ERICH GONZALES - She won Star Circle Quest Batch 2 and landed many lead roles on ABS-CBN.
8. KRIS AQUINO – She is known as the Queen of All Media, ‘nuff said.
7. REGINE VELASQUEZ - Dubbed “Asia's Songbird,” she is also a TV host and actress.
6. MARIAN RIVERA - She became famous for her eponymous role in Marimar. She is currently married to Dingdong Dantes.
5. ANNE CURTIS – Anne started off as a Vj and is now one of the most prolific hosts on Pinoy TV.
4. KIM CHIU - She was the first grand winner of "Pinoy Big Brother Teen Edition." She has since been in numerous TV series and movies.
3. JAKE ZYRUS - He became famous worldwide when he appeared as a guest on Oprah and Ellen Degeneres' respective shows when he still identified as a female named Charice Pempengco.
2. WILLIE REVILLAME – Willie’s name is plastered all over everything he owns – from his TV shows to his condominiums.
1. VICE GANDA – Vice is the outspoken host of "It's Showtime" and "Gandang Gabi, Vice". He is also a certified box office superstar.
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