Ryza Cenon is Rhiza Ann Simbulan in real life. She was born in Gapan City, Nueva Ecija on December 21, 1987 and joined Starstruck, a reality talent search show of GMA Network and won the title “Ultimate Female Survivor” on its second season. This marked the beginning of her showbiz career as an actress. She graduated from AMA Computer Learning Center as a Computer Programmer and believes if she can’t be a star then she can be a great programmer. A born Sagitarrian, she joined Starstruck because she thinks that this can develop her personality and help her family since she is positive that she can become a famous star.
Ryza’s favorite Hollywood Star is Keanu Reeves and she loves his movie “Matrix.” She goes for Filipino food and watches TV as a hobby. She considers Megan, Chris and Ana as her closest friends and enjoys going out with them. She used to appear in TV shows “Majika,” and “Fantastikman.” Now that her dreams are beginning to come true, she delights in her works as a commercial and beauty model, dancer and a celebrity. Her love life continued to be private, now still going strong after long years of togetherness. She wants to enjoy the privacy of her relationship because she says, “he is a private person.” Now, she is still a contract star of GMA Network and is open to all other opportunities that can help improve her talents and craft. Loyalty is one of her character traits that can best describe a Ryza Cenon.
It was only recently that Ryza Cenon graced the front cover of a Men’s magazine, FHM and some are really curious why it took her a time to decide on this. She revealed that she waited until she is ready, mentally and physically so as not to disappoint patronizers of the said magazine. The preparation took a little bit longer but it’s all worth the wait. She projected the image and photos perfectly the way it should be. Special mention goes to her pretty dimples and bubbly smiling personality. And the surprise was that she was included again on the list for this year’s FHM 100 Sexiest Women in the World. She already ranked #45 in 2005 and #68 in 2006. That is such a great gift which means she’s not only got the talent but the looks as well. Notably, she won the New Movie Actress of the Year at the 22nd PMPC Star Awards, which was an additional surprise in her showbiz career.
As an actress, she was chosen to be a part of some television Programs such as “The Legacy” of GMA 7, Party Pilipinas, Machete and I Hate You Pare! Her list of Movies includes “Unchanging Love” in 2010, “Rock “N Roll” in 2010, “Matakot Ka Sa Diyos” in 2008, “Puso 3” in 2006 and “Lovestruck” in 2005.
Ryza Cenon believes she still has a long way in pursuing her showbiz career. Unlike any other talents, she has the courage, patience and dedication as an actress, and these traits can guarantee success in her chosen profession. She vows to help her family and continue to be a great girlfriend.