Rafael Rosell

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Rafael Rosell
Born November 10, 1982
Stavanger, Norway

Rafael Quimpo Rosell IV (born November 10, 1982 in Stavanger, Norway) is an award-winning Filipino actor, model and performer. He is one of the hosts of the TV show ASAP Mania where he also performs in a hunky all-male group named Coverboys.

Hailing from Norway, Rosell graduated as a Mathematics major in his home country. Having a lot of relatives in the Philippines, he decided to visit them but did not expect to stay long. However, a modeling career was then offered to him which was then followed by showbiz. ABS-CBN cemented his career in the showbiz industry when he was launched as one of members of the Star Magic which led to more shows and exposures.


Personal Life

After a three-year long relationship, Rosell and Malaya Lewandowski called it quits on January 2009. Soonafter, he was speculated to have dated LJ Reyes during Valentine's Day but he denied the rumors.



Year Title Role
2009 Habang May Buhay
2008 I Love Betty La Fea Jeremy
2008 Kahit Isang Saglit Young Anthony Mondragon
2008 SineSerye Presents: Maligno Lucas Santander
2008 Miss Philippines Earth 2008 Co-Host
2007 Prinsesa ng Banyera Charles Perrei
2007 Rounin Creon
2006 Komiks Presents: Da Adventures of Pedro Penduko
2006 Star Magic Presents: Love Chop Roy
2006 Komiks Presents: Inday Bote
2006-Present ASAP Mania Host/Performer
2005 Ang Panday Calyptus
2005 Hollywood Dream Himself
2004 Marina Rogelio/Rodge
2002 Kay Tagal Kang Hinintay Tiborce
2000 Tabing Ilog Oliver MacFuller


Year Title Role
2009 Civil Status: Single
2008 When Love Begins Alger
2006 Matakot Ka Sa Karma "Tokador" Victor
2006 Rome and Juliet Marc
2006 D' Lucky Ones! Doods
2005 Bikini Open Sonny Gemora
2005 Dreamboy
2003 Pinay Pie Artie
2002 Kung Ikaw Ay Isang Panaginip Paolo Revilla


Production Title Role
Koine Theater Foundation Reviving What Was Fame Michael and Chorus
Tanghalang Ateneo Mirandolina - Mistress of the Inn Fabrizio
Seventhstage Oedipus Rex Oedipus


  • Cover Boys at the Sofitel Hotel (September 28, 2008)
  • Cover Boys US Concert Tour (August 2008)
    • Los Angeles, CA (August 9)
    • Chicago, IL (August 8)
    • Hayward, CA (August 2)
  • Coverboys: Uncovered at the Music Museum (May 9-10, 2008)

Commercial Endorsements and Ads

  • Calayan Surgicentre
  • Bench
  • Close-Up Toothpaste (2002)


Year Award Giving Body Award
2008 Starmometer Rank # 22 Sexiest Pinoy of 2008
2007 Gawad Urian Best Supporting Actor
2007 Starmometer Rank # 13 Sexiest Pinoy of 2007

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