Actress

Easter Sunday Star Elena Juatco Is Married To Husband Brendan Dunlop

By Sriyukta Pradhananga | August 5, 2022 04:59 PM

Elena Juatco first gained fame from the series Transporter back in 2012 and now the half Chinese half Filipino actress is set to play in the movie about a Filipino family ( Source : Instagram )

The 36 years old actress and singer Elena Juatco will star in the role of Regina in the upcoming movie Easter Sunday, directed by Jay Chandrasekhar.

She is known for her badass character Cale from the Hulu series Jann, and you can say she is the same in real life.

The Chinese-Filipino married the famous Canadian sportscaster Brendan Dunlop, and the couple has been in a beautiful relationship for five years.

The actress was in line to becoming a doctor and completely changed her career path and turned towards acting and singing, so what was the reason for taking a complete U-turn in her career? Scroll down below to know more about the Canadian actress.

Quick Facts About Elena Juatco

Name Elena Juatco
Age36
Height5ft 7 inches
NationalityCanadian
EthnicityChinese-Filipino
Siblings1 (Jay Leonard Jutco)
Residency Toronto, Ontario
Net worth$800,000
RelationshipMarried to Brendon Dunlop

Who Is Elena Juatco? Wikipedia Details

Born and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia, Juatco was a studious kid. A dream child for any Asian parents, you would say.

Elena had to study beyond her will but was surprisingly good at it, which she says is due to genes she inherited from her mother.

Elena Juatco was always about passionate about acting and her family didn't stop her on her journey to fame and were rather supportive
Elena Juatco was always about passionate about acting and her family didn't stop her on her journey to fame and were rather supportive ( Source : Instagram )

The half Filipino, half Chinese actress always knew she wanted to be a part of the entertainment industry, so she auditioned for Canadian Idol's season 2

It was a success as Elena finished in the top 6 and was nicknamed The Little Dynamo from B.C.

Elena Juatco has appeared in several series throughout the years and has become popular back in her hometown Canada.
Elena Juatco has appeared in several series throughout the years and has become popular back in her hometown Canada. ( Source : Instagram )

The actress has now starred in popular series playing prominent roles. She was part of Schitt's Creek in 2020, in which she played the role of Ruth Clancy.

The Canadian is most famous for her role in the Hulu series Jann, where she played the role of Cale. A fearless character just like our actress.

This year Elena has one more movie coming out at Christmas called Mistletoe March, and she is working on another project, which might be coming out early next year.

When Does Elena Juatco Celebrate Her Birthday? And What's Her Height?

Canadian actress Elena Juatco is 36 years of age, however, her birth month is unknown. The 5'6'' actress is gifted with a sculpted face and an outstanding physique.

Elena is a beautiful woman who comes from a rich cultural background of Chinese and Filipino ethnicity
Elena is a beautiful woman who comes from a rich cultural background of Chinese and Filipino ethnicity ( Source : Instagram )

The actress was 18 when she auditioned for Canadian Idol and was a first-year student at her university. Even though Elena picked Biology as her major, she quickly changed it after her good run on Canadian Idol.

She graduated from Queens University in Drama and Women's Studies Program in 2008. At age 29, Elena released an album titled Beyond The Line, which was a hit.

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Who Is Elena Juatco's Husband Brendan Dunlop?

Elena married her husband, Brendan Dunlop, on December 9, 2017, and they saw each other for years before exchanging rings.

Brendan is a Canadian sportscaster known for his anchoring skills and hosting duties on The Score and Sportsnet television networks.

The actress and the sportscaster Brendan Dunlop tied the knot in December 9, 2017 and currently live in Ontario, Canada.
The actress and the sportscaster Brendan Dunlop tied the knot in December 9, 2017 and currently live in Ontario, Canada. ( Source : Instagram )

Dunlop was raised in Windsor, Ontario, and graduated from the University of Guelph-Humber. The sportscaster wanted to be an actor but gave up on that dream.

The couple isn't too public with their relationship, but we can catch a glimpse of their married life in Elena's social media profile.

They have a cute German Sheperd-Sheltie, Sampson, who they treat as their child.

Meet Elena Juatco's Family

Elena Juatco was raised in Vancouver, Canada, with her older sibling by her supportive parents.

Her parents' names remain unknown and are out of the public limelight, but they are the biggest supporter of their daughter's endeavors.

The actress recalls how her mother was thrilled knowing that Elena would assume the character of Dr. Scarlet McWhinnie in the series Open Heart. After all, her mother dreamt of seeing her daughter wearing the white coat.

Elena shares a sweet bond with her brother Jay Leonard Jutco and the two have always been supportive of each other's career choices.
Elena shares a sweet bond with her brother Jay Leonard Jutco and the two have always been supportive of each other's career choices. ( Source : Instagram )

She has an older brother, Jay Leonard Juatco. Jay is a musician and is a guitarist for the band Trilojay.

He graduated from Berklee College of Music and has collaborated with many chart-topping Hong Kong pop artists such as Jun Kung and Bibi Chou.

Jay also has produced promotional music for television and Netflix series and also hosts a YouTube series with clients including Robert Keely and Yamaha Guitars.

The musician regularly posts photos on his social media handles about his guitar gears and is passionate about his career as a musician. He is a charismatic stage performer.

Does Elena Juatco know how to play any instruments? 

Elena Juatco loves playing guitar and piano.

Does Elena Juatco have an Instagram account?

Elena Juatco has an Instagram account with the username @elenajuatco

Who did Elena Juatco replace as a Canadian Idol Roving Reporter?

Elena replaced Jon Dore in the show during the early seasons.

Did Elena Juatco win the Canadian Idol?

No, Elena Juatco finished sixth in the show.

Does Elena Juatco have kids?

No, Elena Juatco and her partner Brendan Dunlop do not have any kids.

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