Vic Sotto has been consistently in show business for the past 3 decades now with numerous box office hit movies. He also remain as one of the pillars of the longest running noontime “Eat…Bulaga!” in GMA7.
Belonging to a family with 4 older brothers, Val (an actor), Tito (actor/politician) and Maru, Marivic Sotto or simply known as Vic Sotto, grew up as a quiet and solitary young man. That did not last too long though when he embark the entertainment industry.
Vic started his entertainment career as a folk singer and guitarist with his brothers Tito and Val in a show in IBC-13 TV Network. This is where he bumps into another comedian Joey de Leon. Then, the trio of Tito, Vic and Joey (TVJ) was born. They were casted with more shows, like “TODAS”, “Iskul Bukol” and “Eat…Bulaga!” Featured in many comedy movies such as “Horsie, horsie, tigidig, tigidig”, “Ano bay an?”, “Goodah”, “Give Me five”, “Shoot that ball” and to name a few. During these years, the talented Vic Sotto is also the lead vocalist of the singing group VST & Company. Producing classic hit songs like “Ipagpatawad Mo”, “Awitin Mo at Isasayaw Ko”, “Bakit Ba Ganyan?”, “Bongga Ka Day”, “Annie Batumbakal” and others.
Soon after his brother Tito pursued public service, Vic worked on his solo career. Producing movies and TV sitcoms such as “Si Malakas at si Maganda”, “Twist: Ako si ikaw, ikaw si ako”, “Tunay na magkaibigan”, “Ok ka fairy ko” and more. The mass appeal and comic style of Vic produced more sellout movies. In year 2004, 2005 and 2006, he won the Box Office King Award. With his success, influence and generosity, he is now labeled the “Bossing” (big boss) of Philippines Entertainment World.
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