Gus Abelgas - Updated Jul 2024

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Manila, Philippines
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Manila, Philippines

Gus Abelgas

Gus Abelgas is a famous Filipino broadcast journalist and he is known for his work in S.O.C.O. (Scene of the Crime Operatives). Gus Abelgas is an accomplished journalist and is included in a group of well-known people.

Early Life and Childhood

Gus Abelgas was born on October 22, 1962, in Manila, Philippines. He is 61 years old and his real name is Gus Abelgas. He loves to be called by his birth name.

Gus was raised in a low-income household. Both his mother and father were employed, his mother was a laundrette, and his father was a driver. He spent his early years with his family as an undocumented settler in San Andres, Manila. Abelgas started as a newspaper boy to support his family.

On any websites or in the media, there is no information regarding how Gus was with his family and friends and how he used to behave with them. Possibly in the future, he will discuss his upbringing in interviews or the media; at such time, we will update this page.

His zo9diac sign is Libra and Philippine by nationality. But his religion and ethnicity are unknown.


Gus pursued a bachelor’s degree in journalism at the Lyceum of the Philippines University in Manila as part of his undergraduate studies. He also completed his legal education, however, he failed the bar test. There is no other information available related to Gus’s educational background but if we find any details then we will update him here.

Career and Professional Life

Before coming to television, Abelgas worked as a reporter for People’s Journal and a writer for Juan Ponce Enrile while employed by the Department of National Defense.

Abelgas began working for ABS-CBN in 1987 as a reporter for the TV Patrol team. He covered a variety of natural catastrophes and occasions, including the Mount Pinatubo eruption in 1991. Later, Abelgas moved his attention to investigative reporting.

As an anchor for True Crime and Private I, he conducted interviews with crime witnesses while working for S.O.C.O. Additionally, he performed the Fairy Godmother’s voice in the 2018 fantasy comedy film “Fantastica“.

Gus Abelgas sharng his experience on Crime (Source ABS-CBN Entertainment)

Caption: Gus sharing his experience on Crime (Source ABS-CBN Entertainment)

Brand Endorsements

There is no information about Gus Abelgas’s brand endorsements and no mention that Gus has endorsed some brands and their products. Gus might reveal details about the companies he has recommended in the future.

We looked through Gus’s social media sites but were unable to find any information on brand endorsements. Due to his privacy, he doesn’t want anyone to learn more about him or his personal or professional life.

Awards and Nomination

Gus Abelgas has won one award till now. He won “Golden Screen Award” in 2013 for Outstanding Crime/Investigative Program Host. There is no other information available about the awards and nominations of Ahmed Mansour. He is a talented journalist and has a great future ahead, also has lots of chances to win many awards and nominations.

Gus Abelgas during his award ceremony (Source ABS-CBN

Caption: Gus during his award ceremony (Source ABS-CBN

Gus Abelgas – Net Worth 2024

The estimated value of Gus’s net worth is $1 Million to $5 Million. His work as a Filipino broadcast journalist is his primary source of income. He now enjoys a luxurious lifestyle and various expensive vehicles thanks to sales excellent job. He is one of the most honest and powerful Filipino broadcast journalists.

Relationship Status

There is no information available on any websites or Gus’s social media accounts about his relationship. He is not married or not engaged or divorced, no exact information is known and he is also concentrating on his job. When we find information related to his relationship, at that time we will update him here.


Even Gus Abelgas’s professional life is kept private, as is any information about him. Plus, he has the skills to manage both his personal and business lives, and he has never disclosed any information to the public.

Additionally, Gus Abelgas has never been the focus of any controversies or speculations, and he is one of the famous Filipino broadcast journalists.

Body Measurements

His actual height is unknown and his weight is also not available. According to Gus’s images, his hair color is black and short, and his eyes are also attractive and black, also he has a Mongolian type of face. His body type is also unknown.  He is very concerned about his body and takes a proper diet, drinks lots of water and he has clear skin.

Gus Abelgas – Social Media

Gus is not active on social media like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He is a very private person and wants his details secure so he stays away from the spotlight. He is an extrovert but doesn’t want to talk much except in his professional life. Plus, he is a great and honest journalist from the Philippines.