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Zanjoe Marudo was a finalist on Pinoy Big Brother: Celebrity Edition 1.

He placed 4th after 56 days of staying inside the Big Brother house.

While inside the house, he formed a romantic relationship with Bianca Gonzalez


Zanjoe Marudo was born in Tanauan City, Batangas. His father, Zosimo Lumbres Marudo hails from Batangas while his mother, Rosanna Acuesta is a native of Calauag, Quezon. He has five siblings and he is the third child. From elementary school until high school, he played in the basketball varsity team. His brother Zandro influenced him to play basketball. He was in the San Sebastian College-Staglets Team, playing in the NCAA. He joined a modeling contest, Body Shots, and won the First Runner-up title. He joined The Pinoy Big Brother Celebrity Edition, winning fourth Place with actors John Prats, Bianca Gonzalez and Keana Reeves. He signed his acting contract with ABS-CBN network.

Marudo became a model after high school. He appeared in the Bench Fever fashion show. In Philippine Cosmopolitan Magazine (September 2006 issue), Marudo is one of the 10 Centerfold men in the "Cosmopolitan 69 Bachelors and 10 Centerfolds" supplement.

Player's History - Pinoy Big Brother: Celebrity Edition 1[]

Week Nominated Nominated By Final Position
2 Mich Dulce
Keanna Reeves

Budoy Marabiles
Rudy Fernandez
3 No Nominations
4 Rico Robles
Rustom Padilla
Aleck Bovick
5 Aleck Bovick
Rico Robles
Gretchen Malalad
6 Gretchen Malalad
Rico Robles
Keanna Reeves
Rustom Padilla
Rico Robles
7 Rustom Padilla
John Prats
Budoy Marabiles
Rustom Padilla
Keanna Reeves
John Prats
8 Big Night 4th Place

Post Big Brother[]

  • He was seen in the tv series adaptation of the 1973 movie Florinda with Maricel Soriano.
  • In 2016, he portrayed the lead male role in the daytime drama series Tubig at Langis
  • He was cast in the movie [The Third Party] together with Angel Locsin and Sam Milby
    • They returned to the house as Doctors. 
  • In 2017, he plays a leading role in the primetime fantasy drama series [My Dear Heart] as the father of a young girl named Heart who got in a coma whose soul wanders around.


Preceded by
Season 1
PBB1Uma Small
Uma Khouny
4th Big Placer
Celebrity Edition 1
PBBCE1Zanjoe Small
Zanjoe Marudo
Succeeded by
Teen Edition 1
PBBTeen1Clare Small
Clare Cabiguin
Pinoy Big Brother: Celebrity Edition 1 Housemates
PBBCE1Keanna Small
PBBCE1John Small
PBBCE1Bianca Small
PBBCE1Zanjoe Small
PBBCE1Budoy Small
PBBCE1Rustom Small
PBBCE1Rico Small
PBBCE1Roxanne Small
PBBCE1Gretchen Small
PBBCE1Aleck Small
PBBCE1Christian Small
PBBCE1Rudy Small
PBBCE1Mich Small
PBBCE1Angela Small