Ralph Joshua Dela Cruz Dionisio or popularly known as Joshua Dionisio is a Filipino actor who started his career in 2002 as a child star. He was also known as “Ken” on the TV show entitled “Super Inggo” starred by Makisig Morales.
He starts in showbiz at the age of 8 as a commercial model and eventually played his first TV appearance as the young Nicolai “Nicos” Argos in Kay Tagal Kang Hinintay.
Since then, Joshua became popular and also did numerous projects. The young star has left showbiz without giving any reason, so a lot of his fans are wondering why he was suddenly gone.
There are some rumors and speculations that then former child star left showbiz regarding the issue that was allegedly asking too much for his talent fee.
The 23-year-old actor clarified the issues of the sudden hike in his talent fee was the reason why he did not pursue some of his possible projects in ABS-CBN and GMA network.
Dionisio denied all the allegations of his alleged request for talent fee increase and said that he became inactive in showbiz as he continues his studies.
The actor said that he just only want to finish his studies, but he is still open for any guestings and showbiz opportunities.
In an interview with PEP, Joshua revealed that an important part of working as an actor went missing during the last few months of his active career.
“Parang hindi ko na lang nagustuhan na… parang ganun. Nawalan na po ako ng gana.”
“Medyo, kasi dati masaya, tapos di na ako ako masyado masaya.”
“Parang hindi na ako ganun ka-enthusiastic tulad ng dati.”
“Kaya naman po talaga ako nag-showbiz is that, dahil talagang feeling ko, masaya ako dun, kumportable ako dun, every taping.
“Pero ngayon po, parang napapagod na ako.
“Kasi kapag gusto mo yung bagay na ginagawa mo, parang hindi ka napapagod, di ba? Alam mo yun?
“Kaya parang ayaw ko na, kasi nakakapagod.”
A couple of months ago, he recently appeared in Eat Bulaga Bawal Judgemental.
Meanwhile, Joshua is now happy with his soulmate non-showbiz girl named Ally. They started dating in 2018.
As of now, you can see their love story on Joshua’s Instagram account as he loves to share their moments together.