Rufa Mae Quinto Magallanes is a 41-year-old actress, comedienne, television host, and occasional singer from Angeles, Pampanga. She started her showbiz career after landing a spot in That’s Entertainment in 1996. Her first major role was in Gloria, Gloria Labandera in 1997. She is widely known for playing the character ‘Booba’ and ‘Boobita Rose’ in both hit movies, a role for which Quinto inspired an international catchphrase in the Philippine vernacular to refer to a lack of English fluency as having a “nose bleed”.

She is the eldest daughter of seven children. She is also the second-degree cousin of Jean Garcia, who also came from That’s Entertainment, and the second-degree aunt of Jennica Garcia. It was in the year 1999 to 2000 when she dated singer/songwriter/politician Dingdong Avanzado. She has also dated singer Erik Santos before.

She married her fiancé, financial analyst Trevor Magallanes on November 25, 2016 in Quezon City. The two had met in 2016, during Quinto’s fifth visit in the United States. They are blessed with a beautiful daughter, and she gave birth to Athena on February 18, 2017.


It was just recently when she surprised a lot of her fans and supporters as she shared on her social media account a photo of her elegant and fancy new home. She posted it last October 1, Tuesday. Aside from her amazing property, she also has another house located in the United States that is also under renovation. A lot of netizens could not help but be amazed with her beautiful home. She also revealed that her long-distance relationship with her husband Trevor is all worth it and all for the sake of their their only daughter, Athena.

You will definitely be left in awe to saw the beautiful home of Rufa as its decors and designs really matches her taste and her elegance. She is indeed blessed to achieve a lot of success in life from her career and her personal life as well.