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JoWaPao Profile and Facts

JoWaPao Profile & Facts

JoWaPao are a Filipino male comedic trio comprised of Jose Manalo, Wally Bayola, and Paolo Ballesteros who are being active in the Philippine entertainment industry since 2010 and are best known for hosting Juan For All, All For Juan: Bayaninhan of D’Pipol and its successor Sugod Bahay Mga Kapatid, the iconic public service segments of the Philippines’ longest running noontime program Eat Bulaga. They’re known for for their impersonations as well as their improvisational and observational styles of comedy.

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JoWaPao Official SNS:
X: @eatbulaga_TVJ
Facebook: @tvjofficial
Instagram: @tvjofficial
YouTube: @EatBulagaTVJ
TikTok: @officialtvj

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Stage Name: Jose Manalo
Birth Name: Ariel Pagtalonia Manalo
Position: Leader
Birthday: February 12, 1966
Nationality: Filipino
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Chinese Zodiac Sign: Horse
Height: 171cm (5’7)
Blood Type:
Instagram: @mayorjosemanalo
X: N/A

Jose Facts:
– Born in Tondo, Manila, Philippines
–  He joined the program in 1994 as a production assistant prior to promotion as floor director in 1999 and eventually a regular program host since 2003.
– Education: University of Santo Tomas (Conservatory of Music), Lyceum of the Philippines University, Mapúa University, University of the East, Gregorio Perfecto High School (High School)
– He studied in those four different universities mention above but didn’t finished any of his college education.
– He’s more active in extracurricular activities where he found his passion in singing, dancing, and playing basketball.
– Used to worked in different jobs such as errand boy, pedicab driver, and a cigarette and candle vendor.
– From 1985 to 1988, he was part of Boyoyong clown trio as Yoyo.
– Prior on joining Eat Bulaga, he already got a big break in show business in 1992 for portraying a household boy Elias in a Filipino TV action and drama program Valiente.
– His fellow colleagues praised his comedic skills even being a main sidekick to his fellow Eat Bulaga program host and the center of TVJ trio Vic Sotto.
– He and his fellow Eat Bulaga program host Vic Sotto were notorious for being a popular tandem in the timeless segment Bulagaan (currently known as Barangay Bulagaan) where they are known for performing the 1973 song “Sing” by the Carpenters as their knock-knock joke.
– He also found himself in an unlikely pairing with his fellow Eat Bulaga program host Wally Bayola after meeting each other on the set of the program.
– During the Kalyeserye segment in 2015, he played the role of Lola Tinidora, the free-spirited sister who is known for going up ladders dancing to the song “Mambo No. 5”. Additionally, he also
– His popularity got boosted in 2023 where two-thirds of TVJ trio and his fellow Eat Bulaga program hosts Tito Sotto and Joey De Leon urged him to run for being a “mayor” in the entire Philippines where his character Mayor Jose Manalo was created in the iconic public service segment Sugod Bahay Mga Kapatid.
– He originally married to a non-showbiz personality before being separated in 2012 but they have five children together.


Stage Name: Wally Bayola
Birth Name: Walter James Bayola
Birthday: May 3, 1972
Nationality: Filipino
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Chinese Zodiac Sign: Rat
Height: 167cm (5’5)
Weight: 66kg (145.5 lbs)
Blood Type:
Instagram: @walterjamesbayola
X: N/A

Wally Facts:
– Born in Naga City, Camarines Sur, Philippines
– He joined the program in 2000.
– Education: Ago Foundation College (Bachelor of Science in Radiologic Technology), Naga College Foundation (High School, transferee), Ateneo De Naga University (High School)
– After his graduation in college in 1993, he didn’t take a medical licensing exam citing his fear on developing health problems as result of radiation exposure.
– He has a passion on the performing arts since his high school days.
– He used to be in different jobs as fast food crew member, warehouse stockman, and sing-along master.
– In 1994, he was a member of Naga-based coed rock band Mixed Nutz as a vocalist. Besides their musical performance, the said rock band were doing a stand-up comedy on their sets.
– His first day as one of the current program hosts and Legit Dabarkads of Eat Bulaga was also on his birthday where he turned 28 years of age that time.
– Originally, he was a simply off-cam warm-up jester where he entertained the program’s studio audiences during the commercial breaks.


Stage Name: Paolo Ballesteros
Birth Name: Paolo Elito Macapagal Ballesteros IV
Position: Youngest
Birthday: November 29, 1982
Nationality: Filipino
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Chinese Zodiac Sign: Dog
Height: 175cm (5’9)
Blood Type:
Instagram: @pochoy_29
X: @pochoy_29

Paolo Facts:
– Born in Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija, Philippines

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