Heart Evangelista
Heart Evangelista
Celebrated Name: Heart Evangelista
Real Name/Full Name: Love Marie Payawal Ongpauco
Gender: Female
Age: 39 years old
Birth Date: 14 February 1985
Birth Place: Manila, Philippines
Nationality: Filipino
Height: 1.75m
Weight: 45kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Husband/Spouse (Name): Francis Escudero (m. 2015)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): N/A
Is Heart Evangelista Lesbian/Gay?: No
Profession: Actress, socialite, visual media artist
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024:  $4 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Heart Evangelista is a Filipino actress, visual artist, and socialite. She has made appearances in movies like Trophy Wife, My First Romance, Because of You, and Ay Ayeng, among others. As an artist Heart has sold out exhibitions from galleries like Galerie Joachim, and Ayala Museum, where she uses her name Love Marie in her paintings. Evangelista is also a philanthropist and she is the founder of the Heart Can Foundation which is aimed to help children with respiratory diseases.

Maybe you know about Heart Evangelista very well, but do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Heart Evangelista’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

She was born Love Maria Payawal Ongpauco in Manila, Philippines. Her birth date is 14 February 1985. She is the daughter of Reynaldo Evangelista Ongpauco and Maria Cecilia del Gallego Payawal. Heart is the last born child in the family, where she has four sisters and a brother.  At the time of her birth, the family was living in the Philippines but later moved to the United States, only to move back to the Philippines during her teen years.

Heart started a career in modeling when she was only 13 years old, and she at the same time she began appearing on different television shows. There are no details on her educational background, and it is not clear if she attended college or not.

Personal Life

Evangelista got married to her current husband, Senator Francis Escudero, in February 2015. The couple tied the knot in a private ceremony in Balesin Island Club. In May 2018, Heart announced to her fans that they were expecting their first child, and after just a few days, she lost one of the twins she was carrying. In June the same year, she announced that she had a miscarriage and lost the other twin.

Heart is the founder of the Heart Can foundation, aimed at helping children suffering from respiratory problems. She is also a supporter of the SOGIE Equality Bill, and she was awarded for her efforts in the Equality Champion Award. Heart is the spokesperson of the Philippine Animal Welfare Association (PAWS), and she has launched campaigns for the organization for a while now. As a philanthropist, she has supported the Cerebral Palsy Association, Balikatan Thalassemia, and Corridor of Hope for children with cancer and many others.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 14 February 1985, Heart Evangelista is 39 years old as of today’s date 17th April 2024. Her height is 1.75 m tall, and her weight is 45 kg.


Heart first appeared on shows like My First Romance, Berks, G-mik, and Ang Tanging Ina, where she was paired with John Prats in all the shows between 2000 and 2004. During this time, the two won The Most Popular Loveteams of RP movie title from the Guillermo Mendoza Memorial Scholarship Foundation. As a solo actress, Heart won several awards during this time, and it helped in shaping her career.

Heart was then paired with Geoff Eigenmann in the film Bcuz of U and later appearing in the television series Hiram. She was chosen to be the lead lady in the series Ang Panday in 2005, where she worked with ABS-CBN.

She transferred from ABS-CBN to GMA in 2008, and her first appearance under the network was in the show Codename: Asero, where she was the leading lady. This was followed by another role in the series Luna Mystika where she played the role of a twin. Other notable appearances were in Full House, Dwarfina, Legacy, Luna Blanca, Beautiful Stranger, and My Korean Jagiya, among others. As a musician, she released her album Heart in 2003.

As an artist, Heart has held exhibitions in different venues over the years, with her first exhibition being in 2014 in Ayala Museum, and it was entitled I am Love Marie: The Art and Works of Love Marie Ongpauco. Her second exhibition was held at Love Marie gallery with her third one was entitled Love Marie: A Solo Exhibition of a World Class Filipina. As an artist, she has collaborated with people like designer Mark Bumgarner, and A.A. Patawaran.

Awards & Achievements

Some of the awards that Heart has been nominated for include FAMAS Awards, PMPC Star Award, Golden Screen Award, and the Gawad PASADO Award, among others. She has been the winner of the FAMAS Award, GMMSF Box-Office Award, Himing Handog Award, and both the PMPC Star Television and Movies Awards.

Net Worth & Salary of Heart Evangelista in 2024

Heart Evangelista Net Worth
Heart Evangelista Net Worth

Evangelista started off her career when she was still young, and over the years, she has managed to have a net worth of $4 million as of April 2024. She has had a diverse career where she is an actress, singer as well as an artist. She has held several exhibitions in the Philippines, and her artwork was featured in the US edition of Harper’s Bazaar in February.

Evangelista is a famous beauty from the Philippines who has a diverse career as an actress, artist, and musician. She has appeared on several television series as well as films, and her beautiful face has graced our screens since 2000. She is a very kind-hearted person, and she is actively involved in charity, having founded the Heart Can Foundation.


  1. Living outside the Philippines, 4-9 million isn’t enough to live a good life. All part of her lifestyle in IG and FB appears to be unrealistic, and pretentious—such as photo highlights, photoshopped, editing, cutting, and or hidden object to closes to real. There are so many people doing exactly the same, and generally happens in social media platforms and derivations of technical change.


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