Boy Abunda Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Aashita Dhingra
Jan 31, 2024 By Aashita Dhingra
Originally Published on May 19, 2022
Boy Abunda is an extremely well known Filipino television host.
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About Boy Abunda

Boy Abunda, whose full name is Eugenio Romerica Abunda Jr., is a well-known television host, talent manager, and part-time professor.
Boy Abunda enjoys a considerable net worth which he has earned with his long career as an actor, TV host, and manager. Even at the age of 66 years, he is actively engaged in the entertainment industry, and his entertainment talk show enjoys a global fan following.

Boy Abunda Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Boy Abunda’s net worth?

Looking into his whole television show, talent manager, and TV host manager journey, it is estimated that he has a total net worth of around $10 million.

How much does Boy Abunda earn per year?

Boy Abunda is assessed to have an everyday profit of $1310 - 3000 and month-to-month earnings of around $39000 - 88700. His yearly income is more than $90000.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Boy Abunda?

The famous talk channel host is said to have an average height of about 5 ft 7 in (170 cm).

How old is Boy Abunda?

Boy Abunda, who was born on October 29, 1955, will celebrate his 67th birthday in October 2022.

Childhood And Education

Boy Abunda, whose full name is Eugenio Romerica Abunda Jr., is a Filipino television host born and brought up in Borongan. He was sent to Ateneo de Manila University to study business management for his degree, but he soon dropped out as he had to make money for his family after his dad’s demise. After moving out of university, he took up a job as an assistant actor and stage manager at Metropolitan Theatre, and he later became a public relations manager. It was during his work at GMA7 when his executive suggested that he should enter the Filipino entertainment industry and become a television host. His debut show, ‘Show And Tell,’ was his first TV hosting experience where they had a late-night news program with Gretchen Barretto and Startalk.
His mother’s name was Lesing Abunda, and his father’s name was Eugenio Abunda, Sr. His father passed away when he was in college, which is why he had to leave his studies in between. She has a sister named Maria Fe Abunda, who is currently a congresswoman. Apart from this, not much is known about his family life.

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who is Boy Abunda’s partner?

Boy Abunda has been in a long time relationship with his partner Bong Quintana since the year 1983.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Boy Abunda is best known for being a television talk show host, taking talk show interviews with various other celebrities and personalities. He is also a talent manager and his company name is Backroom Inc.

What awards has Boy Abunda won?

Boy Abunda has won many awards in his career. Boy Abunda won the PMPC Star Awards for being the Television Best Public Affairs Program Host thrice in the years 2018, 2019, and 2021. He also won the PMPC Star Awards for being the Best Magazine Show Host in 2004. His most recent award, which he received in 2021, is the Adding Fernando Lifetime Achievement Award.

Other Interesting Boy Abunda Facts And Trivia

  • He worked as an advertising chief for the Metropolitan Theater in 1983.
  • He had a fruitful career in business relations before embarking on his journey as a notable TV host, working on a talk channel.
  • Boy Abunda made his first-ever TV debut in 1994 in the popular series 'Show And Tell'.
  • Abunda is the founder of Backroom Inc, which is a talent management company.

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Boy Abunda Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Eugenio Boy Romerico Abunda

Date of Birth




Place of Birth

Borongan City



170 cm


Talent Manager, Television Show Host, Filipino Professor, Publicist, Actor, Communist


Ateneo de Manila University

Net Worth



Bong Quintana


Eugenio Abunda, Sr., Lesing Abunda

Annual Earnings

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Written by Aashita Dhingra

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