Julia Barreto BiographyJulia Barreto is the screen name of this new, young Filipina actress, who was born on March 08, 1997 in Victoria, Australia. Her parents which are also famous names in showbiz entertainment are Dennis Padilla and Marjorie Barretto. Her sisters are Aynrand Daniela, Claudis Isabelle. She has one brother named Leon. Julia’s best friends include Patita Tumpalan, Ella Pangilinan and Precious Reyes.
Julia is a God-fearing young girl. When she is not at work, she loves to hang out with her friends and family. Her simple joys are playing ukulele and guitar. Apart from acting, she also sings and dance. She is currently studying at Miriam College and plays volleyball. Julia is an endorser of Fiona Cologne and Palmolive Fashion Girl. In the TV series “Kokey,” she played the role of Anna and the young Melanie on the TV hit “Walang Kapalit.” Currently, she is a member of Star Magic 19 and is under contract with ABS-CBN. Julia has several TV appearances such as ‘Palos,” “ASAP,” “Kris TV,”Gandang Gabi Vice,” “Cofradia,” and “Wansapanatym.”
Although Julia started as a child star and had appeared in several TV shows, she took a break and waited for her perfect time. She waited for the time that she passed an awkward stage in her life. Now that she’s 16, everything just falls into place. In her first appearance in the long running drama show “Maalala Mo Kaya,” she showed her acting prowess. Julia is set to do an ABS-CBN teleserye in her first major TV break, “Confradia.” She say’s she’s just so happy with the way things are going on with her career right now. With all the opportunities and blessings she is receiving, she is only thankful to God. Prayers are her shield from all the challenges and negative comments that comes her way.
Julia displays a sense of maturity even at her very young age. This trait can help her achieve and go places in her showbiz career. She says what you see is what you get, because in real life, she is just an ordinary teenager who wants to enjoy and explore things. What she really misses are the long vacations with her family due to numerous workloads and heavy schedules. She can’t take a break yet especially that she is on acting workshops. But she has no complaints whatsoever. If she can find time, she just spends it with her friends. But ordinarily, she’s just a homebody, taking a quick rest from work. She sees to it that spare time is spent preciously with family and friends.
Indeed, Julia is enjoying her career as a movie and TV personality. She takes everything seriously and enjoys every minute of it. She can only hope that she can achieve whatever status her Aunts Gretchen and Claudine had achieved and desires she be known of her own talent. She looks forward to a brighter career and future which she can be proud of. Her mother Marjorie describes her Julia as a loving, caring and dutiful daughter.