A new bunch of local celebrities started posting on TikTok last February, much to the delight of their fans. From trending challenges to sneak peeks into their day-to-day lives, the videos shared by these artists are definitely worth watching out for.
Excited to see if your favorites have jumped on the bandwagon? Here’s a quick list of new-to-TikTok Pinoy celebs for you to check out and follow.
Teddy Corpuz @teddspotting
The It’s Showtime host was the first of the February wave of celebrities to join TikTok. His very first video, posted on February 4, has already gathered 1.8M views!
Ben and Ben @benandbenmusic
Fans of indie folk-pop band, Ben and Ben can now see more of what the group is like offstage. They joined TikTok on February 7, and have since posted dance videos, and some clips doing everyday things, too.
Arron Villaflor @avillaflor
ABS-CBN actor, Arron Villaflor joined TikTok on February 15 with a #catrionachallenge video as his first post. He has already gained close to 75k followers since he started posting on the app.
Amy Perez @perezamyp
Veteran actress Amy Perez shows that she definitely has a fun side in her TikTok videos. She started sharing videos of herself lip syncing, dancing, and trying out trending challenges on February 16. You’ll occasionally catch other celebs dancing along with her in these posts, too!
Edgar Allan Guzman @ea_guzman
On February 17, TikTok said hello to Edgar Allan Guzman. Undeniably a fan favorite, the actor gets thousands of views, likes, and comments on his posts.
Kim Chiu @kimberlysuechiu
Following in the footsteps of her fellow celebrities, Kim Chiu shared her first TikTok video on February 18. Though her account is only a few days old, she already has over 230k followers on the App. Look out for her dancing video with Amy Perez, and her duet with Vice Ganda!
Heart Evangelista @lme85
Everyone who had been waiting for Heart Evangelista to join TikTok finally got to follow her on the app on February 19. Since then, her posts have gotten thousands of positive comments from fans and viewers.
Danica Sotto-Pingris @danicaspingris
Danica Pingris joined TikTok on February 19, too, and while she hasn’t posted that many videos since then, the ones she’s shared are fun to watch. Look out for one particularly sweet and funny post that features her hubby!
Kakai Bautista @kakaiba_02
It’s no surprise that comedienne, Kakai Bautista’s TikTok is a barrel of laughs. Her account is definitely a must-visit when you need a pick-me-up.
Ion Perez @perezion27
Ion Perez made headlines last year when he was revealed to be Vice Ganda’s life partner. His TikTok follower count has already grown to over 350k since he started posting on February 19.
Vice Ganda @unkabogableviceganda
A day after his life partner joined TikTok, the unkabogable star started posting his own videos on February 20. Vice Ganda’s onscreen popularity obviously carries over to social media. Since joining, he already has close to 750k followers and over 1.5M likes. Plus, each of his posts has been viewed over 1M times!
Maja Salvador @majasalvador88
If you enjoy watching Maja Salvador dance, then you should definitely follow her on TikTok. The actress joined the app on February 20, too, and has since posted several videos of herself trying out various dance challenges.
Along with these celebrities, hundreds of new users have started posting on TikTok over the past few weeks. This growth is largely due to the fact that TikTok remains to be a safe and secure platform for creative expression, thanks to its continuous Community Guidelines updates. Because of this, major personalities can use the app confidently, and without worry.