McNeal Briguela is a 15-year-old child actor, comedian, dancer, and singer. Awra has been openly gay since the age of three, and is fond of impersonating Filipina actresses like Sarah Geronimo, Sarah Lahbati, and his idol Maja Salvador, who was one of his co-casts in FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano. He was admired by many Filipino people because of his bubbly and happy personality as an internet sensation.
Awra’s elder sister was the one who uploaded his video online where he did his “drama gag”, his “awra face” becomes popular to the public and made him appear in a number of guest appearances.
But his portrayal in the Kapamilya Primetime Series FPJ’s Ang Probisiyano from 2016 and early 2019 made him even more famous. He was known by the public as the breakout child star of his generation because of his comedic timing, his admirable unique fashion, and his steadfast conviction of being true to himself.
He proved everyone that he is not only a comedian but a real performer for his exemplary dancing, singing, and acting skills. His life was already featured in “Maalala Mo Kaya” in 2016 together with Aleck Bovick and Janus del Prado. A year after that, he was declared champion in the Filipino version of “Your Face Sounds Familiar:Kids” Season 1. He was indeed an inspiration to young generation out there as he becomes successful in his chosen career for his future and his family’s as well.
Awra made rounds once again in different social media platforms as sweet photos of him and m his rumored boyfriend immediately went viral online. The guy was later known as Feng Dela Cruz also known as Raffy Rubia Dela Cruz.
The two may seem just like a friend to some people but they really look good together that is why the public assumed that the guy is romantically linked with the Kapamilya young actor. Some netizens tagged them as the mini Vice and Ion.