Gary Pelayo Ejercito is popularly known as Gary Estrada. He is born on May 16, 1971. He is a son to the late George Estegan and a brother to actor and politician George Estregan Jr. He is a Filipino actor from 1990 to present. Gary is a husband to Bernadette Allyson, former actress and father to Kiko Estrada, his son from a past relationship with Chesca Diaz. Kiko have joined the show business and now appears in Teen Hearts. Gary Estrada is a graduate of Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Marketing at the International Academy of Management and Economics.
Gary Estrada appeared in a number of supporting roles in GMA network films and television soaps. His recent roles include playing King for an ancient Kingdom in Etheria and a role of a rich businessman in Impostora. Gary’s former screen rival in Philippine movies is Rustom Padilla now Bibi Gandang Hari. Gary Estrada was also voted as among the sexiest matinee idols in the Philippines from the hit magazine show Ang Pinaka (Top Picks) hosted by Pia Guanio at QTV-11. Gary Estrada is an athletic person where he regularly plays for basketball and other events during the annual Star Olympics, an exclusive sporting event for members of the Screen Actors Guild. He also played for the Philippine National Team and Negros Roosters during the Baseball Philippines season 1. At present, he is part of the Board of Quezon, Philippines and is busy with his political career.
Among the movies he took part in includes El Presidente, www.XXX.com, Sa piling ng mga Belyas, You and Me Against the Worl, Gising na si Adan, Masarap na Pugad, Oras para Lumaban, Booba, Duwag lang ang sumuko and many others. He appeared in a number of television shows which includes Maalaala Mo Kaya, Ruben Marcelino’s Kokak, Elena M. Patron’s Blusang Itim, Agimat: Ang Mga Alamat ni Ramon Revilla: Kapitan Inggo, Star Confessions, Bantatay, Maynila, Rosalinda, Dear Friend, Sine Novela: Saan Darating Ang Umaga, Obra, Sine Novela: Kaputol ng Isang Awit, Sine Novela: Pasan Ko Ang Daigdig, Lupin and Impostora, Magpakailanman, Mars Ravelo’s Captain Barbel, Encantadia: Pagibig Hanggang Wakas, Saang Sulok ng Langit, Etheria, Kung Mamahalin Mo Lang Ako, Encantadia. Mulawin, and Sanay Wala Nang Wakas among others.