Net Worth: $10 Million
- Birth Place Manila, Philippines
- Height 1.78 m
- Marital Status Married (Dina Bonnevie)
- Full Name Marvic Castelo Sotto
- Nationality Filipino
- Date of Birth April 28, 1954
- Occupation actor, comedian, film producer, host, singer and composer
- Children Oyo Boy Sotto, Paulina Sotto, Danica Sotto, Vicco Sotto
About Vic Sotto
Vic Sotto, originally known as Marvic Castelo Sotto, is a Filipino actor, host, comedian and a producer. Vic has a net worth of $10 Million, which he has earned by working for the GMA network and by starring in “Eat Bulaga!”, a variety show. Vic has won several awards. He is the three times Philippine Box Office King winner for consecutive years starting from 2004 to 2006. His fame and wealth has grown with each success.
Vic was born in 28th April 1954. Vic’s mother was Macelino Ojeda Sotto, and father was Dr. Herminia Castelo. Vic attended the Colegio De San Juan de Letran. Initially, he was a folk singer and a guitarist, and made the career switch much later. He with his brothers Tito and Val appeared in a show “OK Lang” that was produced by IBC TV. It was a gag show.
Later he joined the disco funk band “VST & Company” where he was the lead vocalist. His memorable songs include “Rock, Rock”, “Awitin Mo at Isasayaw Ko”, and “Kung Sakali”. During his stay at IBC Network, he met the comedian Joey de Leon. Leon invited the trio to join him and TVJ – Tito, Vic and Joey was created. Soon the trio started to appear in several shows such as Iskul Bukol, eat Bulaga, TVJ’s Jesters and Rock and Roll 2000.
Vic, Richie D Horsie and Joey De Leon were accused of raping a 16 year old actress Pepsi Paloma. No legal steps were however taken against them. The three had to apologize on national television for their deeds. Vic has constantly been associated with various television networks such as ABS-CBN, GMA NETWORK, and TV5. Vic has two sons and two daughters and has been married thrice.