Marilou Yap Gumabao, professionally known as Isabel Rivas (born December 20, 1958) is a Filipina actress and businesswoman. She is the younger sister of former actor Dennis Roldan.
Marilou Yap Gumabao
December 20, 1958
|Occupation||Actress and businesswoman|
|Years active||1980–2013; 2018–present|
She was introduced as a sexy nymphet in Celso Ad. Castillo's steamy movie, Uhaw Na Dagat (1980). She appeared movies such as Burgis (1981), Kung Mahawi Man Ang Ulap (1984), Ang Bukas Ay Akin (1989), Barumbado (1990), Alyas Baby Face (1990), and Dahil Mahal Na Mahal Kita (1998).
In 1995 Rivas was a full on regular in the GMA Telenovela Villa Quintana for which she received a Best Actress Nomination
In 1999 she was cast in ABS-CBN's Primetime Drama Saan Ka Man Naroroon the critically acclaimed drama that ran for two years she starred as a lead antagonist on the show she was reunited with her co star Rico Yan who was in the film "Dahil Mahal Na Mahal Kita" in 1998.
On television, she joined the cast of "Tepok Bunot" (1981-82) a daily sitcom over Maharlika Broadcasting System - Channel 4 as the colegiala-speaking friend of Roderick Paulate and Bibeth Orteza.
Rivas and brother (Dennis Roldan) and their cousin actresses Melissa Mendez and Glenda Garcia have Chinese blood, from the Yap side of the family.
|2020||Bilangin Ang Bituin Sa Langit||GMA Network|
|2019||Ipaglaban Mo: Utang||Chayong||ABS-CBN|
|2018-2019||Precious Hearts Romances Presents: Los Bastardos||Alba Santillan||ABS-CBN|
|2013||Apoy Sa Dagat||young Idelfonsa Del Sol||ABS-CBN|
|2013||Pahiram ng Sandali||Diana Gomez||GMA Network|
|2011||Wansapanataym: Christmas Caroline||Chona||ABS-CBN|
|2011||Guns And Roses||Patria Santana||ABS-CBN|
|2010||Claudine Presents: Alzheimer's||Guest||GMA Network|
|2008||Kahit Isang Saglit||Vivian Mondragon||ABS-CBN|
|2001||Recuerdo de Amor||Greta Villafuerte||ABS-CBN|
|1999||Saan Ka Man Naroroon||Marilou||ABS-CBN|
|1995||Villa Quintana||Stella Quintana||GMA Network|
- Dahil Mahal Na Mahal Kita (1998)
- Istokwa (1996)
- Pare Ko (1995)
- Maricris Sioson: Japayuki (1993)
- Beautiful Girl (1990)
- Barumbado (1990)
- Ang Bukas Ay Akin (1989)
- Hari sa Hari, Lahi sa Lahi (1987)
- Macho Gigolo (1986)
- Heartache City (1985)
- Kung Mahawi Man Ang Ulap (1984)
- Aninong Bakal (1983)
- Akin Ang Paghihiganti (1982)
- Uhaw Na Dagat (1981)
- Kambal Sa Uma (1979)
- 9 De Pebrero (1979)