Alden Richards is a multi-talented persona. He is an actor, recording artist, model and a host. He worked as a model and joined various male beauty pageants, appeared in various magazines and endorsed variety of products. He is also known for his role as Lakan in the reboot series of Encantadia. He released his auto biological book entitled In My Own Words in July 2015. He is best known as the other half of the AIDub opposite Maine Mendoza.
To advocate his family financially, Richard initially worked as part-time commercial model. He holds the titles Ginoong Sta Rosa 2009 and Ginoong Laguna 2010. He also appeared on a television commercial for a multivitamins product. After doing modeling stints, Richards tried to be an actor and auditioned for an acting role on the GMA’s network Alakdana, he passed the audition and acted as Joma. Then he acted in teenage series Tween Hearts, and its film adaptation Tween Hearts: Class of 12. He garnered praise for his performance in the psychopath in The Road. In 2011, He was awarded the 1st Filipino Amazing Male Newcomer in the first Yahoo! OMG Philippines Awards. He also won as Best New Actor in the Golden Screen Awards in the same year.
In 2012, Richard acted in the My Beloved, Tanikala. In 2013, Richards debuted as a singer through the #Summer Crush episode of the Sunday noontime show Party Phillipinas. He launched his 1st single Haplos and released his self-titled debut album Alden Richards. His album earned gold record award recognition from PARI and on Billboards World Albums Charts the album peaked at no.10. He hosted programs with Public Affairs, GMA News and from the 29th PMPC star Awards ofTelevision for the role of Filipino patriot he received first Best Actor award.
of Filipino patriot he received first Best Actor award. He signed recording contract with GMA records. He came with his 2nd album Wish I May. Aside from being an actor, Richards does some modeling stints. He appeared in the 2016’s issue of BizNews Asia and YES! Magazine. He topped the lists of the 100 Most Beautiful Stars of 2016. In 2014, Richard became an ambassador for Habitat for Humanity Philippines. In September 2015, For Young Emerging Sociopreneurs (YES) he became Boardwalk's ambassador . This campaign basically focused on encouraging students to make money while still in school. On social sites such as instagram, his official account asaldenrichards02 has amassed about 2.2 millions followers. He has uploaded a shirtless photo on instagram which went viral.
Alden Richards was born Richard Reyes Fulkerson, Jr. on January 2, 1992. He is born to parents Richard Peralta Fulkerson and Rosario Reyes. His nationality is Filipino. He has two siblings, an older brother and a younger sister. He studied high school at Paco Catholic School and Colegio de Santa Rosa de Lima High School where he graduated.In Binam City Laguna he completed his business administration degree. He has a perfect height of 5 feet 9 inches. He has also been associated to a few women off screen, although the actor denies being romantically concerned with anyone since becoming a GMA-7 breakout star. Though in his dating list there are many girlfriend but none are important and he isnt married yet to have wife or childrens. Once there were rumours of him being gay but the rumours vanished soon after. About his net worth it is not disclosed yet but it is sure to be in millions. To know more about him you can refer to his wiki, bio.