Enrico Raphael Quiogue Nacino, professionally known as Rocco Nacino is a 32-year-old actor and registered nurse who rose to fame and gained media attention for joining on the fifth season of “StarStruck”., a Philippine reality show broadcast on GMA Network. He was the Second Prince of “StarStruck”. He is an exclusive artist under GMA Artist Center. He was born in Baguio City and was raised in Singapore and Laguna, his father’s hometown. He studied Nursery up to Primary 6 in Singapore, and also learned to speak Mandarin as his Mother Tongue during his grade school days.
He studied in Makati Hope Christian School for his secondary education and in Mapúa Institute of Technology on his tertiary, in which he passed the Nursing Board Exam making him a registered nurse on June 6 and 7, 2009 in Manila.On his first year of college at Mapua Makati, he participated in the Mister and Miss Cardinals and won as Mister Cardinals 2005. This opened new opportunities in the world of TV commercials and print media. Among his projects were TV commercials and print media for Vaseline, Skyflakes, Goya, Jollibee, Chowking, Smart, Pepsi and STI. His sports are jiujitsu, muay thai, mixed martial arts, boxing, arnis and basketball. He also trains wing chun regularly. Aside from these sports, he also plays drums and a little of guitar.
Aside from all his passion and talents, he is also admired by the public because of his colorful love life. He is currently in a relationship with Melissa Gohing, a 28-year-old Filipino volleyball athlete. She is set to play for the Creamline Cool Smashers in the Premier Volleyball League.
For her 28th birthday last October 22, Tuesday, the Kapuso actor shared a very beautiful message for the love of his life on his social media account. Even though they are both busy with their careers, they didn’t forget to spend time with each other. They went out of time and had a secret romantic getaway.
Rocco greeted her and captioned their photo with a very sweet message saying:
“A special dedicated post to the love of my life. A wish for lots of blessings for someone who continuously instills positivity in my life, brings to joy, and excitement to every experience that we have together. I’ll always be your happy pill. Happy Birthday Mi Amor! Cheers to more and more blessings in your life my forever beer drinking buddy!” The actor posted.