MANILA -- Actor Marlo Mortel celebrated his birthday on the set of the ABS-CBN morning show "Umagang Kay Ganda" on Friday.
The actor-host will turn 26 on Saturday, January 4.
For his special day, Mortel received messages of support from his "UKG" co-hosts and fans.
Before his breakout role on the phenomenal daytime series "Be Careful With My Heart" with leading lady Janella Salvador, Mortel appeared in different TV commercials.
He joined showbiz at the age of 16.