Bugoy Carino

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Bugoy Carino’s Birthday Highlights

Birth Name

Bugoy Carino

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Place Of Birth

Cavite, Philippines


19 years old

Birth Date

September 03, 2002

Star Sign


Bugoy Carino Facts

Child Star?




Education & Qualifications

Shekinah Learning School

Net Worth

$2 million

Current Partner

EJ Laure


Scarlet Carino


1.7m (5'5"")



Chinese Year

Year of the Horse

Annual Earnings

$400 thousand+ per year

About Bugoy Cariño

Bugoy Cariño is a popular social media personality, dancer, and actor from the Philippines.

His real name is Rogel Kyle Cariño Jr and he was born in Cavite, the Philippines. Bugoy Cariño is an actor best known for working with the agent, Star Magic (2008-present), and ABS-CBN Entertainment Groups (2008–present).

The Filipino dancer and actor joined the search for young talented kids on 'Star Circle Kid Quest', televised in 2009 and went on to win the show. He then started appearing in many TV shows and movies and became the brand ambassador of many local brands in the Philippines.

Cariño is also known for his sketch comedy from 2009-2016, titled 'Goin' Bulilit' ('Goin' Little'). Bugoy Cariño has also appeared in other movies and made his debut in 2010. Since his debut, he has acted in Filipino drama movies such as 'I'll Be There', 'Eh, Kasi Bata!', 'Alagwa', 'Karyn', 'Shake, Rattle & Roll 13: Tamawo', and 'Art is Kool'. Along with his several screen appearances, Bugoy Cariño also has his own YouTube channel, which he created on May 17, 2018.

Bugoy Cariño is very active on his social media handles, such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. He has a huge following on all three accounts owing to his immense talent. In fact, he and his partner had revealed their baby girl to the public by posting a picture on Instagram.

Keep reading to learn more about Bugoy Cariño, his family, dating history, net worth, career highlights, his debut, first award, and exciting trivia facts about his life!

Bugoy Cariño Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Bugoy Cariño’s net worth?

Bugoy Cariño has an impressive net worth of around $2 million, due to his acting and brand endorsements. His other source of income is from his YouTube channel.

How much does Bugoy Cariño earn per year?

The annual earnings of Bugoy Cariño are estimated to be around $400,000.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Bugoy Cariño?

Bugoy Cariño is 5 ft 4 in (167 cm) tall.

How old is Bugoy Cariño?

Rogel Kyle Cariño Jr was born on September 3, 2002. He is currently 19 years old and will turn 20 on September 3, 2022.

Childhood And Education

The early life of Bugoy Cariño was spent in the Philippines. Rogel Kyle Cariño Jr was born to a Roman Catholic family and he was raised along with his sister, Kazumi Cariño, in the same neighborhood in which he was born. From a very young age, Cariño was fond of dancing and participated in many dance contests.

Dancing has been Bugoy Cariño's passion from the beginning. He was involved in a local Filipino hip-hop group, and since 2008, he has also appeared in many commercials and shows. Bugoy Cariño kickstarted his career when he was just four years old. Soon he was declared the winner of ABS-CBN's, 'Star Circle Kid Quest', on the third season. It was after this win that Cariño started receiving many offers for TV shows and films.

Speaking about the educational background of Bugoy Cariño, he has attended the Shekinah Learning School in Cavite. Apart from this, no other information is available about the schooling of the young actor, or his early personal life.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Bugoy Cariño dating? 

Cariño is dating Ennahie Laure, who is also known as EJ Laure. They have been in a relationship for a long time. On Cariño's birthday, the couple posted a picture of their baby girl, who is named Scarlet Cariño. The couple decided to let the world know about their child through an Instagram post. Together with their daughter, the family lives in San Jose, Cavite.

On May 17, 2018, Cariño and EJ Laure launched a YouTube channel titled 'Bugz & EJ Vlog'. The vlog channel contains content about their life, such as their travel vlogs, game shows, family vlogs, and other daily content.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Bugoy Cariño was known for being one of the cast members of 'Goin' Bulilit', a kid's TV show. After this show, Cariño appeared in many shows of ABS-CBN, such as 'E-Boy' in 2012, in which he was the protagonist of the show. He is now signed with the agents ABS-CBN's Star Magic and is a star talent for them. However, before fame, his career was mainly in dance. He was part of Higher Level, a hip-hop dance group.

Bugoy Cariño made his debut in acting in 2009. Initially, he took part in 'Star Circle Kid Quest', a talent show, which he won, instantly boosting his popularity. Later, Cariño became the judge of the Philippine reality game show called 'Pinoy Big Brother', which is the Filipino version of the American 'Big Brother' reality game show which is famous across the world.

Bugoy Cariño has his own YouTube channel and the first video that he released was 'SLOW-MOOOOOO!! (BUGOY CARINO)', on May 19, 2018. After this video, he posted another video, 'PAGUPIT SA LEGAZPI', that received many views on May 23, 2018. Today his YouTube channel has thousands of subscribers.

He has also worked in some miniseries, such as 'Minsan Lang Kita Libigin' and 'Agimat Presents: Tiagong Akyat', in which he played the role of Martin Mariano Ronquillo. In the same year, Cariño became the anchor of 'Kulilita', a children's TV show. Cariño also returned to the popular 'Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Edition'Apart from this, Bugoy Cariño has appeared on the shows 'Kris TV', 'Pilipinas Got Talent', 'Goin Bulilit', 'Sarah G. Live', 'ASAP 18', and 'Happy Yipee Yehey'.

What awards has Bugoy Cariño won?

Bugoy Cariño is a highly diverse actor and from a very young age, has been focused on his acting career. Apart from being a popular social media personality, Cariño is an actor by profession and has made an exceptionally well career in the field of entertainment. He has been the recipient of many awards.

Cariño has won Movie Child Performer of the Year, Best Supporting Actor, Best Male Child Performer, and Most Popular Male Child Performer, at various award functions such as the Gawad Genio awards. Other than these, Cariño has also been nominated for awards for many of his roles.

Other Interesting Bugoy Cariño Facts And Trivia

  • Bugoy Cariño plays the lead character of E-Boy in the sci-fi TV-series, 'E-Boy'.
  • Bugoy Cariño's first award was won at the 37th Metro Manila Film Festival in the Best Child Performer category.
  • On September 3, 2020, which was Bugoy Cariño's 18th birthday, he and his girlfriend, Ennajie Laure, welcomed their baby girl publicly through a series of Instagram pictures. Incidentally, in March 2018, both EJ and Cariño had denied any pregnancy rumors via their social media handles.
  • Bugoy Cariño was born on September 3, 2002. He is currently 19 years old and will turn 20 on September 3, 2022. As he was born in early September, his zodiac sign is Virgo.
  • Bugoy Cariño shot to fame when he won the TV show, 'Star Circle Kid Quest'.
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