Carla Abellana’s parents are Rey “PJ” Abellana and Rea Reyes. Rey “PJ” Abellana and Rea Reyes are both members of a showbiz family, and their daughters Carla and Erica have followed in their footsteps.
Carla pursued a degree in psychology before becoming an actress, while her sister Erica has maintained a more private life.
Despite being in the public eye, Carla’s family life has largely remained out of the spotlight.
However, it is known that Carla has a close relationship with her family, particularly her sister Erica. Carla’s partner, Tom Rodriguez, is also an actor and singer, and the couple recently tied the knot after being together for over seven years.
Carla Abellana Parents: Rey PJ Abellana And Aurea Reyes
Carla Abellana’s parents are Rey “PJ” Abellana and Aurea Reyes, who got married but eventually separated from each other when Carla was just five years old.
PJ Abellana is a well-known actor in the Philippines who has appeared in numerous films and TV shows throughout his career.
On the other hand, Aurea Reyes is a former model and beauty queen who won the Miss Philippines Earth title in 2001.
Despite their split, PJ and Aurea have remained close and active in Carla’s life. In fact, Carla has credited her parents’ support for her success in the entertainment industry.
She has also mentioned that she is grateful for the values her parents instilled in her, including hard work and perseverance.
Carla has two half-siblings from her father’s previous relationships, Max and Jojo Abellana. Max is also an actor, while Jojo is a businessman.
Despite coming from a showbiz family, Carla initially pursued a degree in psychology before deciding to follow in her father’s footsteps and become an actress.
Carla’s Spanish-German heritage comes from her grandmother, Delia Razon, who was born to a German father and a Filipino-Spanish mother.
Carla’s mixed heritage has made her a sought-after actress in the Philippines, where mestizos (people of mixed race) are considered attractive and marketable.
Carla Abellana Husband, Tom Rodriguez
In 2021, Carla married her long-time partner, her husband Tom Rodriguez, at San Juan Nepomuceno Parish Church in Batangas.
The couple had been together for almost seven years before tying the knot. They first met while working together in the 2014 television series “My Destiny” and the film “So It’s You.”
Tom Rodriguez is a Filipino-American actor, singer, and model best known for his roles in various television series and films in the Philippines.
Born on October 1, 1987, in Subic, Zambales, Tom moved to the United States at a young age and grew up in Los Angeles, California. He later returned to the Philippines to pursue a career in acting.
Tom first gained popularity in 2014 for his role as Vincent “Tenten” Ibarra in the hit television series, “My Destiny,” where he was paired with actress Carla Abellana.
The two quickly became a fan-favorite love team and went on to work together on several other projects, including the films “So It’s You” and “No Boyfriend Since Birth.”
Aside from acting, Tom is also a singer and has released several singles and albums throughout his career. He has also modeled for various fashion brands and graced the covers of several magazines.
Carla Abellana Siblings: Sister Erica Abellana-Espiritu
Carla Abellana has an older sister named Erica Abellana-Espiritu.
Erica is a year older than Carla and recently celebrated her birthday, to which Carla dedicated a sweet message on social media.
Like Carla, Erica comes from a showbiz family, with their father being actor Rey “PJ” Abellana and their maternal grandmother being veteran actress Delia Razon.
Unlike her sister, Erica has not pursued a career in showbiz and has maintained a more private life.
The sisters seem to have a close relationship, as evidenced by Carla’s public birthday message to Erica.