Richard Yap

Richard Yap

Richard Yap  Filipino Actor


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Richard Yap and Melody Yap
Melody Yap and Richard Yap have been married for 28 years since 1993. view relationship


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Richard Yap is a 53 year old Filipino Actor. Born Richard Edison Uy Yap on 18th May, 1967 in Cebu City, Cebu, Philippines and educated at Ateneo de Cebu, Cebu, he is famous for Known as "Papa Chen" in ABS-CBN's My Binondo Girl in a career that spans 1983–present and 2010–present. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Richard Yap has been in 5 on-screen matchups, including Cherry Pie Picache in My Binondo Girl (2011), Ai-Ai de las Alas in My Binondo Girl (2011), Dawn Zulueta in Walang hanggan (2012), Jodi Sta. Maria in Be Careful with My Heart (2012) and Maja Salvador in You're Still the One (2015).

Richard Yap is a member of the following lists: 1962 births, 1967 births and Filipino Roman Catholics.


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Married1 28 years, 3 months - -
Total1 28 years, 3 months - -


First Name Richard Edison
Middle Name Uy
Last Name Yap
Full Name at Birth Richard Edison Uy Yap
Alternative Name Papa Chen, Ser Chief, Chenel, ChiKo
Age 53 years
Birthday 18th May, 1967
Birthplace Cebu City, Cebu, Philippines
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature Dimples, Eyeglasses
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Asian
Nationality Filipino
High School Sacred Heart School, Cebu, Ateneo de Cebu, Cebu
University De La Salle University, Manila
Occupation Text Actor, Businessman, Recording Artist
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Known as "Papa Chen" in ABS-CBN's My Binondo Girl
Year(s) Active 2011–present, 1983–present, 2010–present
Brand Endorsement Chowking Restaurant, Beverly Hills Polo Club [2012-2013], Amigo Segurado Spaghetti [2013], O+ Smartphones [2013], Bank of the Philippines [2012], Magnolia Fruit Drink [2012], C-Lium Fibre [2013]
Family Member Melody Yap (spouse)
Friend Jodi Sta. Maria (actress)

Richard Edison Uy Yap (born May 18, 1967) is a Filipino actor, singer, model and businessman of Chinese descent. He is best known for portraying Richard "Sir Chief" Lim in Be Careful with My Heart and "Papa Chen" in My Binondo Girl.

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Sana dalawa ang puso2018Martin CoTV Show
Just the 3 of Us2016Captain GatchalianMovie
The Achy Breaky Hearts2016Frank SisonMovie
Mano po 7: Chinoy2016Wilson Wong Sr.Movie
You're Still the One2015VincentMovie
Felix Manalo2015Glicerio SantosMovie
The Amazing Praybeyt Benjamin2014Wilson ChuaMovie
Past Tense20142034 BabsMovie
The Bit Player2013Richard Yap, Sir RichardMovie
Walang hanggan2012Henry de DiosTV Show
Be Careful with My Heart2012Richard LimTV Show
My Binondo Girl2011Chen SyTV Show
Wansapanataym2010Kung Fu Chinito, Peter 'Bai' TanTV Show
Maalaala mo kaya1991EdgarTV Show
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guapo kaau si sir chief basta mga taurus mga guapa ug guapo take not taurus sad ko.SIR CHIEF MORE POWER.basta kilig kaau ang manan away sa taga CEBU apil nako ana.GOD BLESS.

clodelJan 15, 2013

i really2x luv papa "CHEN"..ur so cute

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