She starred alongside Sam Milby and Diether Ocampo. Later in 2010, she starred in the TV series Imortal, the sequel to her earlier work, Lobo, together with John Lloyd Cruz. In 2011, she became a guest star in the comedy sitcom, Toda Max.
However, her guesting eventually turned into a regular stint. Locsin's first film appearance was in 2000 via Ping Lacson Supercop, wherein she played the role of a young Robina Gokongwei.
She later on starred in blockbuster films In The Name Of Love and One More Try for which she garnered critical acclaim for both performances.
In August 2007, she attended a short-course for fashion design at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in London.
Despite being of Christian faith, she is a part of a Muslim Royal Family in Marawi City in the province of Lanao del Sur through her mother.
--read more on the link bellow During the October 18 press conference at the GMA Studio 7 formally introducing the show, hosts Richard Gutierrez and Marian Rivera roped down from the overhead steel scaffolding, while show co-host and comic relief Boobay (Norman Balbuena in real life) hosted the press con. admin pol Ly ^^ GMA-7 actor Dingdong Dantes will have ABS-CBN talents Angelica Panganiban, Angel Locsin, and Zanjoe Marudo as his co-stars in an upcoming movie.
She came to prominence for her television roles as Alwina in the 2004 fantasy-themed television series Mulawin and as the superheroine Darna in the TV adaptation of the Mars Ravelo comics.
Locsin gained critical acclaim in her 2011 drama film with Aga Muhlach, In the Name of Love.
Her performance garnered her several accolades including the Star Award for Movies for Movie Actress of the Year, the Gawad PASADO Award for Pinakapasadong Aktres, and a nomination for best actress at the FAMAS Awards.
In 2014, Locsin returns to primetime TV after three years through the hit series, The Legal Wife, together with Jericho Rosales, Maja Salvador and JC de Vera. She later on made a cameo appearance in Mano Po 2 in 2003 and starred in the teen-oriented movie Kuya in 2004 as well as in the comedy film Singles.
Also, she starred in the drama film Mano Po III: My Love and in the horror film Sigaw which were both entries to the 2004 Metro Manila Film Festival.
In 2013, she won the FAMAS Award and the Film Academy of the Philippines Award for best actress for her performance in One More Try.
She studied at St James College in Quezon City for her primary education and finished high school at the University of Santo Tomas High School in Manila.
It was the first Philippine TV series that was shot in multiple countries such as Mongolia, Thailand and China. Her performance gained her the Star Award for TV for Best Single Performance by an Actress.