Charlene Gonzalez won the Binibining Pilipinas-Universe 1994 title and represented her country at the Miss Universe 1994 pageant held in Manila, where she won the Best National Costume award and landed in the top 6 finalists. She produced one of the most famous answers in an international beauty competition. When asked by the host about the number of islands in the Philippines, she boldly asked back, "Hightide or lowtide?"
Charlene Mae Bonnin Gonzales Muhlach (born on May 1, 1974) is a television and film personality and former beauty queen from the Philippines. Born to actor Bernard Bonnin and model/ beauty queen Elvira Gonzales, and with brother J.C. Bonnin an actor himself, Charlene is also in the Philippine showbiz bandwagon.
She hosted the show, At Home Ka Dito (You're At Home Over Here), a Philippine lifestyle program airing on ABS-CBN. Adding to its stronger branding as a show is the introduction of a reality TV treatment to its features, pioneering what may be a new trend—the reality TV lifestyle show. In store for viewers are themes that showcase highly-engaging segments, like reality makeover sessions of both celebrities and ordinary people, in-your-face presentation of beauty problems and solutions, real-time celebrity home visits and closet raids, and many other surprise segments to look forward to.
Her films includes Kalabog and Bosyo, Oki Doki Doc (1993)- TV SERIES, P're Hanggang Sa Huli (1995), Ikaw Naman Ang iiyak (1996), Dyesebel (1996), Bilang Na Ang Araw Mo (1996), Parak: The Bobby Parkers Story, Kadre, Epimaco Velasco, Bridesmaids, Ben Delubyo, Resbak, Babalikan Kita (1999), Iligpit Si Bobby Ortega, Markang Bungo (2001).
She is presently married to a Filipino actor Aga Muhlach and has identical twins named Andres and Atasha.