Internationally known Filipinas –

Hudgens was born in Salinas, California, the daughter of Gina and Greg Hudgens. Hudgens’s father is an American of Irish and Native American descent, and her mother, who grew up in Manila, is a Filipino-born of Filipino, Spanish, and Chinese descent
Starting at the age of eight, Hudgens performed in musical theater as a singer, and appeared in local productions of Carousel, The Wizard of Oz, The King and I, The Music Man, and Cinderella, among others She made her feature film debut in Thirteen as Noel and appeared in the 2004 film Thunderbirds as Tintin.
She is of course now famous for the Disney ‘High School Musical’ series.