Richard Gomez or "Goma" is the epitome of every woman's description of "tall, dark, and handsome." A sports aficionado, veteran actor, and admirable family man, he keeps busy nowadays with his GMA show: Lagot Ka, Isusumbong Kita.
Name: Richard Gomez
Nickname: Rick, Goma
Birthday: November 30
Showbiz Anniversary: November 30, 1983favorites
Hobbies: Playing basketball, badminton; reading books; hunting
Sports: Basketball, badminton, fencing
Actors/ActressesLocal: Cindy Kurleto, Maricel Soriano
Foreign: Winona Ryder, Julia Roberts
Movie: 50 First Dates, Italian Job TV
Shows: Lagot Ka, S-Files, Amazing Race, Fear Factor
Singers: Jennifer Lopez, Rico J. Puno, Michael Buble
Song: "Change the World" Music: Pop, rock
Adjectives that best describe you: Friendly, firm, playful
Fashion: Shirt and jeans
Fashion icon: Paul Smith, Giorgio Armani
Most treasured item: Watch given by my wife
Pet Peeves: Stubborn people, people who lack common sense, insensitive people
Unforgettable childhood memory: My first ship ride to Palawan
q & a
Why did you enter showbusiness?
My mom was an actress so I knew familiar faces in the business.
What do you consider as the turning point in your career?
After the height of Richard-Snooky loveteam
If you weren’t in showbiz, what kind of career would you have?
I would have been a pilot.
What is your biggest frustration/regret?
That Filipinos are so hardheaded, selfish, corrupt
What is your most unforgettable moment/experience?
The announcement that I’m having a baby “Juliana”
What are you most proud of?
My achievements as an actor and an athlete; friends and family
What do you value most?
My principles in life
What do you want to achieve?
More success in my field but more than that, I like to have a drug-free country
What is your advice to aspiring artists?
Determination, patience and a lot of hard work are needed.