To those born in the 70s, Maria Theresa Carlson was a household name because of her renowned beauty. The former Bb. Pilipinas-Young International [1979 with Melanie Marquez and Dang Cecilio] and actress was so endearing then to viewers of her tv show Chicks to Chicks due to her inability to pronounce her Tagalog lines correctly. She eventually married politician Rodolfo Farinas, and they had beautiful kids. Two of them are now exclusive talents of the GMA Artist Center, Cristina  and Ryan or Rye  Farinas.
The 5’10”-tall cutie was in short shorts at the recently-concluded Cosmo Bachelors’ Bash at the NBC Tent. He reportedly worked out and lost weight for the event. He was also one of this year’s “69 Hot, New Bachelors” of Cosmopolitan [Philippines] magazine. Rye is being groomed by GMA Artist Center as an actor-singer.