Biography: Mariel Rodriguez (born Maria Erlinda Termulo on August 10, 1984) is a famous Filipina young actress,commercial model & endorser and TV host. She started as a model of Clean and Clear facial cleanser. The GMA Network later discovered her and was made host of Extra Challenge, despite not having the best English speaking skills. Rodriguez later transferred to ABS-CBN, and was made one of the hosts of Pinoy Big Brother. She is also one of the hosts of Wowowee with Valerie Concepcion, Precious Lara Quigaman and Pokwang. Rodriguez is also known for having an unusual unlady-like laugh, and having one of the physically largest mouths on Philippine television.