Aileen Quimapo Iwamoto, better known by her screen name Iwa Moto, is a Filipina actress of Japanese descent. She got her biggest break when she played Rita on Kung Mahawi Man Ang Ulap which was played before by the award winning actress Amy Austria in the original film.
Iwa was born on August 29, 1988 in Las Piñas City, Metro Manila, Philippines. Her Japanese father left the family then went back to his native Japan when Iwa was still very young. Her family then moved to Davao due to her stepfather’s job assignment there. She would later move back to Manila to pursue her studies. It was then that a friend of hers convinced her to join the third season of the popular reality StarStruck where she passed the auditions. She was one of the favorites among of the finalists, eventually finishing First Princess (first runner-up). She currently appears in several GMA and Q shows. Iwa Moto is admired by many because of her pretty face, large firm breasts and big round ass.
Moto auditioned for second season of StarStruck but failed to qualify until she has succeeded in audition for the third season in which she ended up as the First Princess along with Gian Carlos as the First Prince. After StarStruck, Moto appeared on SOP Gigsters, Love to Love: Young At Heart and Nuts Entertainment.
Moto was suspended for 6 weeks along with Jackie Rice. After the suspension, Moto came back to Nuts Entertainment, joined the cast of Bakekang, her first primetime show where she played Jenny, the best friend of “Kristal” (played by Lovi Poe) and also on the last season of Love to Love which is Jazz Got Lucky. Moto also portrayed her life story on Magpakailanman.
In 2007, Moto appeared in Super Twins, wherein she portrayed the character Moshi Moshi Manika, her first antagonist role. After that, Moto portrayed Rita on Sine Novela’s third installment Kung Mahawi Man Ang Ulap, wherein she got a favorable response from the viewers of the show. Due to her performance in Kung Mahawi Man ang Ulap, she was in included in Zaido: Pulis Pangkalawakan as a black amazona, her third antagonist role.
In 2008, Moto became the image model of the FHM Philippine standee, making her the third Filipina to hold that title after Asia Agcaoili and Katrina Halili. In September of the same year, Iwa graced the cover of FHM Philippines for the second time. She was a previous covergirl of FHM Singapore.
Straight after Zaido: Pulis Pangkalawakan, Moto was given a supporting role in Robin Padilla’s Joaquin Bordado, as Diane, but her character was killed off for Moto to focus on Sine Novela’s eighth installment Magdusa Ka with Katrina Halili and Dennis Trillo. After that, Moto was included on the cast of Luna Mystika as Donita Sagrado, the main antagonist of Heart Evangelista’s character. In 2009, Moto appeared in the primetime series Adik Sa’Yo as Andrea, but left for Darna to play Valentina, the main antagonist of Darna and her biggest role in a drama so far.
In 2010, Moto began reappearing currently reappearing in Darna and also on Sine Novela: Ina, Kasusuklaman Ba Kita?, in which she portrays the role of Rossan. Here, the dismissal of Iwa Moto in Darna and her character Valentina died in a attack by superheroine Darna. Recently, she appeared in Love Bug: “Last Romance” and also as a guest in Pilyang Kerubin and in the TV series Beauty Queen. In 2011, she participated in Dwarfina, starring Heart Evangelista and Dennis Trillo. Her next TV project will be Andres de Saya, starring Cesar Montano and Iza Calzado.
May 12 incident:
On May 12, Moto was involve in a fight with her non-showbiz ex-boyfriend Mickey Ablan. She was in Studio 6 of GMA-7 to shoot her scene on her upcoming show Andres de Saya. Ablan arrived just before lunch and they had a conversation. Later on, everyone on the set was shocked when Moto shouted that Ablan grabbed her cellphone. Moto tried to catch Ablan but he soon left the area. Moto then saw the car of Ablan and broke its glasses on the back. This caused Moto injuries and she was brought by reporter Nelson Canlas in Delgado Memorial Hospital in Kamuning, Quezon City. Until now, Moto hasn’t been interviewed yet by the media. On May 15, she was rushed into a hospital after she was found unconsciously lying on her bed. According to her friend Justin Ferrer, she is now safe.
Andres de Saya
Love Bug: “Last Romance”
Diz Iz It
Sine Novela: Ina, Kasusuklaman Ba Kita?
Dear Friend: Madrasta
Sine Novela: Magdusa Ka
Zaido: Pulis Pangkalawakan
Sine Novela: Kung Mahawi Man Ang Ulap
Mga Kuwento ni Lola Basyang
Magic Kamison: The True Lindsay
Bitoy’s Funniest Videos co-host third hosting appearance
Love to Love: Jass Got Lucky
Magpakailanman: The Iwa Moto Life Story
Love to Love: Young At Heart
StarStruck: The Nationwide Invasion
2008 – Shake, Rattle & Roll X: Nieves
2008 – My Monster Mom
2006 – Pitong Dalagita
2006 – White Lady
2011 – FHM 100 Sexiest Women in the World (Philippines) – Rank 8
2010 – FHM 100 Sexiest Women in the World (Philippines) – Rank 4
2009 – FHM 100 Sexiest Women in the World (Philippines) – Rank 5
2008 – Yes Magazine’s 100 Most Beautiful People in the Philippines
2008 – FHM 100 Sexiest Women in the World (Philippines) – Rank 7
2008 – UNO 100 Hottest Women on the Planet (Philippines) – Rank 2
2008 – MAXIM 100 Hottest Women on the Planet (Philippines) – Rank 10
2007 – MAXIM 100 Hottest Women on the Planet (Philippines) – Rank 50
2007 – FHM 100 Sexiest Women in the World (Philippines) – Rank 10
2006 – HI Magazine’s one of the most beautiful faces in Philippine Showbiz – Rank 20
2006 – FHM 100 Sexiest Women in the World (Philippines) – Rank 16
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