- Was selected to be a part of the Star Circle Batch 4 at the age of 12.
- Made her debut on television in the show Ang TV in 1996.
- Was nominated for the FAMAS Best Actress Award for her role in All My Life (2004).
- Won the Anak TV Seal Most Admired Female TV Personality Award in 2006.
- Also won the Box-Office Queen of Philippine Movies title in 2006 at the 37th Guillermo Mendoza Scholarship Foundation Memorial Awards.
- Made it to the For Him Magazine (FHM) Philippines' Hall of Fame Hot 100 list in 2010, as she had been on the FHM 100 Sexiest list for 10 years.
- Won a New York Festivals Award in 2011 for the television show Dahil May Isang Ikaw, which first aired in 2009.