Maria Izadora Ussher "Iza" Calzado-Wintle is a Filipino actress, television host, dancer, and model who previously worked as one of GMA Network's homegrown contract artists. After ten years, Calzado signed an exclusive contract with ABS-CBN. Calzado also signed a non-exclusive contract with Star Cinema. By 2014, she also became one of the main celebrity ambassadors of Booky, top local food app and blog of which her husband, Ben Wintle, is the CEO. In March 2017, she won the Yakushi Pearl Award for Best Performance in the Osaka Film Festival for her performance in the film Bliss.
|Born:||Maria Izadora Ussher Calzado, August 12, 1982, Quezon City, Philippines|
|Occupation:||Actress, host, model, dancer|
|Years active:||1992–1993, 2000–present|
|Agent:||GMA Artist Center (2001–2012), ABS-CBN (2012–present)|
|Spouse(s):||Ben Wintle (m. 2018)|
|Awards:||Gawad Urian Awards, Best Supporting Actress, 2005 Sigaw – Anna|
|Twitter:||Iza Calzado's Twitter profile|
|Instagram:||Iza Calzado's Instagram profile|
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|IMDb:||Iza Calzado's IMDb|
About Iza Calzado
Known for her roles in such ABS-CBN series as Kahit Puso'y Masugatan and TodaMax, this Filipina television actress also appeared in a number of GMA network series, including Encantadia and the soap opera Te Amo, Maging Sino Ka Man.
Before beginning her acting career, she studied at the University of Santo Tomas and subsequently worked as a voice actress, dubbing Mexican telenovelas for Philippine audiences.
She was the 2009 host of the Binibining Pilipinas beauty pageant.
She was born in Quezon City, Philippines to Mary Ann Ussher and director and choreographer Lito Calzado. Her brother, Dash Calzado, became known for his membership in a rap music group called Legit Misfitz.
She co-starred with Dingdong Dantes in the 2006 Filipino movie Moments of Love.
Information related to Iza Calzado
- That's Entertainment Monday Group Members
- Bicolano actors
- That's Entertainment (Philippine TV series)
- Bicolano people
- Actresses from Metro Manila
- 21st-century Filipino actresses
- GMA Artist Center
- Filipino television actresses
- ABS-CBN personalities
- University of Santo Tomas alumni
- Star Magic