Esperanza Padilla, popularly known by the stage name Zsa Zsa Padilla, is a Filipina singer and actress. She is currently part of ABS-CBN contract actresses. In 2014 alone, she won the Enpress Awards, Film Academy of the Philippines 24th Luna Award, Guillermo Mendoza Foundation, and Tanglaw Awards for Best Actress (Mano Po 4: Ako Legal Wife).
Esperanza Padilla is the daughter of actor and sportsman Carlos “Sonny” Padilla, Jr. who served as the referee in the Ali-Frazier world heavyweight boxing match. She is also a singer who has performed in various concerts and acted in movies, television and on the stage. Padilla is also a songwriter, commercial model, product endorser, businesswoman, and music producer who started as a member of the Manila Sound band, Hotdog, in the mid-70s and then in 1982 went solo.
After the death of former husband, Comedy King Dolphy, Zsa Zsa Padilla found love once again in the person of Architect Conrad Onglao.