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Anne Curtis-Smith-Heussaff (born February 17, 1985) is a actress, model, television host, VJ and recording artist in the . She is currently one of the hosts of the noontime variety show , which airs on ABS-CBN.
Curtis starred in several television series, which include (2004–2005), (2005), (2006–2007) (2008), (2009), (2011), and (2013), and has hosted the noontime show (2009–present). In 2014, she portrays the iconic character in .
She also starred in several films like (2011), which grossed Php 278 million at the box office and her role in the film earned her a . Her other box-office hit films include (2010) and (2012). Her other critically lauded roles were in the films Baler (2008) and (2010).
Throughout her career, she has received a , three nominations (winning one), three PMPC Star Award for Movies nominations, two nominations (winning one), and six nominations (winning two).
Curtis was born in , Australia, the daughter of Carmen Cita ojales , a Filipina from Bolinao, Pangasinan and James Ernest Curtis-Smith, an Australian lawyer. Her father is a World War II veteran and married Carmencita Ojales in 1982. Her younger sister, , is also an actress. On their father's side, they had a half-sister named Clare who died in 2007 due to a at four months old. Curtis, being half-, would visit her mother's relatives in the Philippines with her family. In 1997, 12-year-old Curtis was approached by a talent scout to ask if she would like to get into a children's . Her father feared that it was a scam, while her mother wanted her to try it. Without her father's knowledge, Curtis then started to go to different talent agencies. and meet her first boyfriend Anthony, By that time, she and her family decided to stay permanently in the Philippines. Curtis could not speak or understand the at the time, and so had to take classes.
About a month later, Curtis was asked if she wanted to try acting. She said yes and she auditioned for a part in the movie . where she won the role of Princess Dahlia. Afterwards, she signed with . Her first television appearance was in 's . She was then cast as Emily in the teen-oriented show, . She also starred in the television series . Curtis starred in minor and supporting roles in the films Honey, My Love... So Sweet, Ika-13 Kapitulo, and in the television shows , , and .
In 2004, Curtis moved from to , stating the move "majorly life changing." She then acted alongside and in , which aired until 2005. Aside from , Curtis also joined as a host and as a performer.
Curtis' big break came in 2005 when she won the title role in the television series . This marked her first collaboration with director . Curtis admitted that Deramas was eyeing another actress for the role, but she auditioned anyway. In this project, she got the chance to work with veteran actresses and . Curtis then hosted the reality show with , and a segment in called Wannabuzz.
In 2006, Curtis, along with , hosted . That same year, she starred in , a three-in-one love flick where she co-starred with , , , and . She then filmed with . She portrayed Celine Magsaysay in the drama series where she received raved reviews for her performance. and received a nomination for Best Drama Actress at the .
Curtis co-starred with in : , . She reprised her role of Celine Magsaysay in the second instalment of , entitled . She reunited with on their second collaboration, .
In 2008, Curtis starred in , a romantic drama film where she was paired with . In July 2008, Curtis was announced to play the lead role in , alongside . The film was an official entry to . Her performance in the film was critically lauded, leading to a . This marked Curtis' first acting award. She also received a nomination, a PMPC Star Award for Movies for Movie Actress of the Year nomination, a Gawad PASADO Award for Pinakapasadong Aktress nomination, and a nomination. Also in 2008, Curtis topbilled the television series . She played four different characters in the said series. Because of her role in this series, she was dubbed as the "Dyosa" of Philippine Showbiz.
She became one of the main hosts of the morning variety show, in 2009 which included , and . Also in 2009, she starred in the television series, , with and .
In 2010, she starred in the film . The movie marked her first big-screen team-up with . Her second film for 2010 was alongside and . Her role in this film earned her a and a Movie Actress of the Year nomination at the PMPC Star Awards for Movies.
In 2011, she starred in the Philippine adaptation of the , . where she starred again with . She also topbilled the film , which served as her reunion movie with . Although a confessed non-singer, Curtis launched her debut album, , under , on 25 September 2011. She asked for her bosses to release her album, as it is one of her dreams. She described her album as "super fun" and "not serious." She also stated that people should listen at their own risk. In October 2011, the album reached the gold status, as it sold 10,000 copies. Curtis cried while receiving the gold record award. The album reached the Platinum status in December 2011. On 28 September 2011, her film , which also starred and , was released. It grossed Php 100 million in five days. The film became the , until it was beaten by . Her performance in the film lead her and co-star to be recognised as the Box Office Queens at the Guillermo Mendoza Memorial Foundation's Box-Office Entertainment Awards. She also won as the Pinakapasadong Aktres at the Gawad Pasado Awards and received a . At PMPC Star Awards for Movies, she was nominated as Movie Actress of the Year.
On 28 January 2012, Curtis staged her first solo concert entitled Annebisyosa: No Other Concert World Tour at the . The concert was also in celebration of her 15th year in show business., , ,, ,, , Afterwards, several provincial concerts were held. She also performed internationally in cities such as Hong Kong and California. Also in 2012, Curtis' show replaced in the noontime slot. She also starred in the movie, , which earned her third nomination.
In 2013, Curtis, along with and , led the drama series, .
Curtis' projects in 2014 included her playing the title role in adaptation of , comedy film The Gifted and her second studio album The Forbidden. She had her second solo concert titled 'The Forbidden Concert Annekapal' in May at the .
In 2015, the 'Kuyakoy' moves of Curtis started to become viral online then eventually called as the ‘Kuyakoy Queen’. In 2016, she became the host of I Love OPM, alongside with Erik Nicolas, a singing competition which involves foreign people. She also guested in FPJ's Ang Probinsyano with Christopher De Leon
In March 2015, Curtis became a celebrity advocate for , having been a supporter of the organization since 2009. As an advocate, she visited parts of that were devastated by in 2013 to meet with children and families affected by the typhoon and observe recovery operations. In October 2015, Curtis launched a called the "Heroes for Children Run" to benefit UNICEF's "1,000 Days of Life" campaign. In February 2016, Curtis announced that she had written a entitled Anita, The Duckling Diva in collaboration with UNICEF Philippines.
In December 2016, Curtis became engaged to her longtime boyfriend, restaurateur and food blogger Erwan Heussaff, who is the brother of actress, TV host, and model . On 12 November 2017, Curtis and Heussaff got married in .
In September 2017, Anne Curtis launched her makeup line in the Philippines.
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