Halalan 2022: Famous Celebrities Who Filed COC Seeking Elective Post

Celebrities will be running this Halalan 2022 and here are some of them who already filed their certificate of candidacy.

HALALAN 2022 – Here are some of the famous personalities from the showbiz industry who are seeking elective posts this Halalan 2022.

If you are a celebrity and wanting to land a position in the public service, one of your advantage will be the popularity. And several stars from the local show business industry have already filed their certificates of candidacy (COCs). The filing started in October 1 and will last until October 8.

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Some of those who are seeking are newbies while the other are reelectionists. Registering to vote seems like not the “in thing” for them but running for office is. The COMELEC will screen and assess the COCs filed by the aspiring politicians and from there, they will be choosing the people of those who are officially elected. The will filter the list to get rid of nuisance candidates.

Here are the celebs entering politics,

For local posts:

  • Jason Abalos, actor  –  running for provincial board member of the 2nd District of Nueva Ecija
  • Ejay Falcon, actor –  running for vice governor, Oriental Mindoro
  • Richard Yap, actor –  running for representative of the 1st District of Cebu City 
  • Javi Benitez, actor –  running for mayor, Victorias City, Negros Occidental
  • Jhong Hilario, actor and host – running for councilor of Makati City
  • Lou Veloso, comedian and actor – running for councilor of Makati City
  • Anjo Yllana, comedian and actor – running for congressman of the 4th District of Camarines Sur
  • Angelu de Leon, actress – running for councilor of Pasig City
  • Aiko Melendez, actress – running for councilor of Quezon City
  • Ali Forbes, singer and beauty queen – running for councilor of Quezon City
  • Bobby Andrew, actor – running for 4th district councilor of Quezon City
  • Claudine Barretto, actress – running for councilor in Olongapo City
  • Nash Aguas, actor – running for councilor in Cavite City
  • Jolo Revilla, actor – running for congressman to represent the 1st district Cavite
  • Yul Servo, actor – running for vice mayor of Manila City
  • Arci Muñoz, actress – running for councilor of Cainta, Riizal

For national posts:

  • Isko Moreno, former matinee idol and former Manila mayor – running for president
  • Jinggoy Estrada, former actor – running for senator 
  • Raffy Tulfo, broadcaster – running for senator
  • Manuel Monsour del Rosario III, actor and producer – running for senator
  • Herbert Bautista, actor and former Quezon City mayor – running for senator


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