Pia Guanio

This name uses Philippine naming customs for married women. The birth maternal family name is Coronado, the birth paternal family name is Guanio, and the marital name is Mago.
Pia Guanio-Mago
Born Liana Pia Coronado Guanio
(1973-10-24) October 24, 1973
Manila, Philippines
Occupation Actress, TV host
Years active 1997–present
Spouse(s) Steve Mago (m. 2011)
Children 1

Liana Pia Coronado Guanio-Mago (born 24 October 1973), better known as Pia Guanio-Mago, is a Filipino actress and television presenter. She is head anchor for the entertainment program Showbiz Central. She is also the showbiz segment anchor for the GMA Network primetime newscast 24 Oras and one of the co-host of longest-running noontime show Eat Bulaga!.


Guanio was born on October 24, 1973.[1] She began her career in entertainment as a lively traffic reporter for CALTEX's RoadWatch in 1999. Guanio caught the attention of travelogue channel Lakbay TV and her career has been on the move ever since.

After Lakbay TV, Guanio was one of the hosts of ABS-CBN's morning show Alas Singko Y Medya. Her biggest career move though was when she transferred from the Kapamilya network to the GMA Network in 2004 when she became a regular host of Philippines' longest running noontime show Eat Bulaga, as a segment newscaster in 24 Oras' Chika minute and in a Sunday talk show program S-files.

Personal life

Guanio married Steve Mago in October 2011. She give birth to her first child, Scarlet Jenine, on August 2012 and accordingly had a 3-month hiatus on 24 Oras.



Year Title Role Notes
2003 Mr. Suave Special participation
2009 A Mother's Story Special participation
2006 Enteng Kabisote 3: Okay ka, Fairy Ko: The Legend Goes On and On and On Darling
2008 Dobol Trobol: Lets Get Redi 2 Rambol! Cameo role
2009 Ang Darling Kong Aswang Aip


As herself

Year Program Notes
2001 Alas Singko Y Medya As host
2002–2003 Magandang Tanghali Bayan As host
2004–2007 S-Files As host
2004–present Eat Bulaga! As host, various segments
2004–2015 24 Oras As Chika Minute anchor
2005 The GMA All-Star Special
2005–2007 Ang Pinaka As host
2007 Bakekang
2007–2012 Showbiz Central As host
2009 Chika Minute Explosive As host
2010 Beauty Queen As host
2010 Survivor Philippines: Celebrity Showdown As press conference host
2013–present Home Base As host
2014 The Ryzza Mae Show As guest
2016 Kalyeserye As model on Yaya Dub's Fashion Show

As actress

Year Program Role Notes
2005 Special Eat Bulaga! Lenten drama special
2007–2009 Ful Haus Grace Palisoc Main cast
2014 Kulungan Kanlungan Aura Eat Bulaga! Lenten drama special
2015 Lukso ng Dugo Mildred Eat Bulaga! Lenten drama special
2016 Dalangin ng Ama Tanya Eat Bulaga! Lenten drama special


Year Association Category Work Result
2014 5th Golden Screen TV Awards Outstanding Female Host in a Musical or Variety Program Eat Bulaga! Nominated
2014 Dabarkads Awards 2014 Best Actress[2] Kulungan Kanlungan Nominated
2015 Dabarkads Awards 2015 Best Actress Lukso ng Dugo Nominated


  1. Pia Guanio Profile | The Filipina Beauty
  2. Navarro, Mell (24 April 2014). "Eat Bulaga! holds Dabarkads Awards for Lenten special presentations today, April 26". pep.ph. Philippine Entertainment Portal. Retrieved 15 March 2016.
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