Cosplay queen Alodia tops Yahoo! searches in PH

Posted at 06/04/11 1:34 PM

MANILA, Philippines - Alodia Gosiengfiao was top of mind for most Internet-using Filipinos last week, at least according to Yahoo!, a search engine giant.

Cosplay Queen Alodia Gosiengfiao

Dubbed as the Philippines' "Cosplay Queen," the 23-year-old was the most searched personality in the country from May 23 to 29, data from Yahoo! Philippines showed.

She and her younger sister Ashley are featured in a widely publicized television commercial for a ready-to-drink health beverage which was launched last week.

Currently, Gosiengfiao hosts ABS-CBN's prank show "Laugh Out Loud" with actor Luis Manzano. She is also a VJ for anime cable channel Animax.

Other top Yahoo! searches in the Philippines last week include former "Pinoy Big Brother" housemate Sam Pinto, who overtook Marian Rivera and Angel Locsin in the unofficial results of FHM Philippines' 100 Sexiest Women in the World 2011; actor Coco Martin who received the Gawad Urian Actor of the Decade Award; and "Gandang Gabi Vice," ABS-CBN's new comedy show hosted by Vice Ganda.

Below is the full list of the most searched topics and personalities from May 23 to 29, as listed by Yahoo! Philippines:

  1. Alodia Gosiengfiao
  2. Dennis Trillo
  3. Bagyong Chedeng
  4. Sam Pinto
  5. Coco Martin
  6. American Idol
  7. Jiro Manio
  8. Marian Rivera
  9. NBA
  10. Gandang Gabi Vice