Jeric Gonzales is one of the Top 20 aspirants in GMA-7’s Protégé: The Battle for the Big Artista Break.
Jeric was picked by mentor Gina Alajar along with Mykel Ong, Arny Ross and Thea Tolentino.
Coming from Calamba, Laguna, the 19-year-old Jeric likes singing and playing the guitar and plays basketball to keep him fit. But he does love eating his favorite foods like sinigang, chicken curry, lasagna and pizza.
He has many favorite celebrities, among them are Christopher de Leon, Richard Gutierrez, Dingdong Dantes, Janno Gibbs, Regine Velasquez, Jonas Brothers and David Cook. He likes watching Eat Bulaga! and Party Pilipinas on television, while his favorite movies are Click, My Bestfriend’s Girlfriend, Spider-Man and Taken.
Jeric thinks his being active in his school’s extra-curricular activities has made him ready for his big break in showbiz.