Wally Bayola is a Filipino television host, actor-comedian and a singer. He is known to be the comedic partner of Jose Manalo. Wally Bayola is born on March 3, 1972 at Naga, Camarines Sur. He has been active in show business since 1997 to present. Wally grew up in a convent with a priest who happens to be his grandfather, his mother’s uncle. As a child growing up, he was not able to meet his parents. He only got to meet his mother, whom he called Mama Fe, for the first time when he was in grade school. After his grandfather died, he moved to stay with his grandmother. He joined a theatrical club in high school in order to get a scholarship for college. He met his better half Rizza and got married in a civil wedding.
He started singing in Bicol as a lead vocalist in a band but was disbanded when the other members of the group decided to go to Macau. He was given a chance to become a standup comedian at a comedy club through his friend Archie. It was in the comedy bar that the TAPE Office invited him to join Eat Bulaga and eventually became Jose Manalo’s comedic partner. Wally’s career in show business bloomed and reached its peak when he became a regular host of Eat Bulaga’s Juan for all, All for Juan. He also started appearing in shows alongside Jose Manalo. Their first TV show was The Jose & Wally Show Starring Vic Sotto, with his co-stars Jose Manalo, Vic Sotto and Jimmy Santos. And their first concert was held on March 2, 2012 entitled Jose And Wally Show: A Party For Juan And All at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
Among the films he took part in are Daniel Eskultor: Hindi Umaatras sa Laban, Lastikman, Fantastic Man, Enteng Kabisote: Okay Ka, Fairy Ko: The Legend, Ispiritista: Itay, may moomoo!, Enteng Kabisote 2: Okay Ka Fairy Ko: The Legend Continues, Oh My Ghost!, Enteng Kabisote 3: Okay Ka, Fairy Ko: The Legend Goes On and On and On, Enteng Kabisote 4: Okay Ka, Fairy Ko: The Beginning of the Legend, Dobol Trobol: Lets Get Redi 2 Rambol!, Scaregivers, Iskul Bukol 20 Years After (Ungasis and Escaleras Adventure), Patient X, Love On Line, Si Agimat at si Enteng Kabisote, Pak! Pak! My Dr. Kwak!, and the most recent in 2012; Enteng Ng Ina Mo, Si Agimat, Si Enteng and Me, and D’ Kilabots Pogi Brothers Weh?!. Among the awards and recognitions he received are 43rd Box Office Entertainment Awards Bert Marcelo Lifetime Achievement Award with Jose Manalo and 2012 – Most Popular Male Novelty Singers with Jose Manalo.