Jovie Calma

TV Host/Writer, Model/Global Ambassador, and International Performing Artist/Actor in Chicago, Illinois

Jovie Calma

TV Host/Writer, Model/Global Ambassador, and International Performing Artist/Actor in Chicago, Illinois

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Jovie Calma is no stranger to the stage! You may see her on television, film, theater, newsmagazine, strutting the runway and photo shoots, conducting workshops and speaking engagements, working the red carpet and social events, she is all over the place! Lights, camera, action!

Jovie is a Hall of Fame Award Winning TV Host/Anchor and Producer for "Wassup?! Jovie Calma LIVE!" being aired at Chicago Philippine Reports TV at Chicago Channel 25 and a columnist for VIA Times Newsmagazine and F Magazine. She's also an International Performing DIVA, Actress, Model, Jetsetter and tagged as Corporate Powerhouse by Day and Partyphile by Night! As a Philanthropist, she's a REAL beauty activist and Global Ambassador who advocates for suicide prevention and domestic violence.

Born into a musical and theatre-oriented family, Jovie's passion for music and arts can be attributed to her family being involved with the creative craft. She graced the stage at the age of four and at an early age, Jovie was motivated and lovingly pushed to entertain. Jovie honed her singing ability by being involved in the church choir as a soloist. She has performed at various concerts and festivals as a featured artist and opening act to world-known performers and singing for the Saint Pope John Paul II in the 1995 World Youth Day in Manila, Philippines and at the Macrofestival for World Youth Day 2011 in Madrid, Spain.

She is a familiar face in the Asian-American Community in Chicago. Jovie earned recognition at the 2010 Chicago Filipino American Hall of Fame for her Most Outstanding Service for VIA Times and CPRTV. March 2015, she was inducted in the NaFFAA Illinois 2015 Circle of Empowered Women.

In addition, she conferred the title of “Starlet Diva” when Chicago-based promotions and publicity company Maven, recognized her as one of the influential and successful Chicago women in Media, PR, Fashion, Fitness, Culinary Arts, Beauty, Performing Arts, and Sports at the “Diva Series” in 2011. She was a celebrity emcee at the 2011 Latino Fashion Week and celebrity model at 2012 Latino Fashion Week's Celebrity Catwalk. She also graced the US national television in 2013 with Latino Fashion Week's Sophisticates' Luncheon at CBS and was featured as one of the models at Steve Harvey Show in NBC. She graced the covers of AMOUR Magazine, Tiara Magazine, F Magazine and at Vogue Italia. Jovie was also featured on the Dove digital billboard in Times Square, New York.

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