Ms. Gina Alajar
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No particular style yet. Influences? ...the sum of all the influences of the directors I have worked with, like Lino Brocka, Mel Chionglo, Gil Portes, Marilou Diaz-Abaya, Ishmael Bernal and Laurice Guillen. I like the way they motivate their actors. - Quoted from her interview on Inq7.Net, June 16, 2003
Separated from her husband, Michael de Mesa. Has three children, all actors, with estranged husband Michael de Mesa (also an actor): Ryan, 29, Geoff, 23 and AJ, 21. Directs television dramas for GMA-7 Network. Circle of friends include contemporaries Anna Marin and Lorna Tolentino.
21-inch waistline is shown to advantage in most of her films