Jocelyn Oxlade

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Jocelyn Oxlade
Born Jocelyn Rose Oxlade
(1984-01-02) 2 January 1984 (age 35)
Brighton, East Sussex, England
Occupation Singer, songwriter, model, makeup artist
Years active 2006–present
Spouse(s) Brandon Worley
Children 1

Jocelyn Rose Oxlade is a Filipino-British singer, model and make up artist. She is former member of the Kitty Girls.

Career

As a child, Oxlade began modeling, joining pageants and participating in theatrical productions.[1] Before moving in to the Philippines she competed in Body Shots UK and Miss Philippines UK. On 10 March 2005, she defeated 25 ladies to represent the Philippines in the Miss Hawaiian Tropic International Pageant.[2] She won the Miss Photogenic and Miss EarthCam Face awards[3] in the 2005 Miss Hawaiian Tropic International Pageant held in Las Vegas, Nevada last 2 May 2005. She was offered a spread in Playboy Magazine with a fee of $25,000 which she turned down.[1]

In the Philippines, Oxlade worked as a model, doing projects for Fila, Kamiseta, and Avon, and fronted the all girl singing group Kitty Girls. She, along with Ayanna Oliva, appeared in all incarnations of the group—originally a quintet with Nicole Deen, Veronica Scott and Tanya Yuquimpo, reduced to a trio when Yuquimpo and Deen left, and to a relaunched Kitty Girls with Khai Lim as third member.

Oxlade has appeared a couple of times in FHM Philippines and was on the cover of the January 2007 FHM Philippines issue with Gwen Garci,[4] and on the cover of the FHM Philippines December 2007 issue with the rest of the Kitty Girls.

Personal life

Oxlade was born and raised in Brighton, East Sussex, the daughter of Zenaida (née Matias) and Nigel Oxlade. Oxlade lost her dad, at a young age, to cancer. She and her two younger brothers was raised by their single mother Zeny.[5]

Oxlade's brother is Burgess Hill Rugby Football Club player and Philippines national rugby union team call up, Ashley Matias Heward.[5]

Oxlade married US Marine Brandon Worley in October 2014 in Denmark. The couple have a daughter Harley Rose Worley[6][7] (born July 2015) and currently in resides in Oceanside, California with their dog Ryder.

Filmography

Television
Year Title Role Notes
2008 ASAP 08 Herself/host
2009 Eat Bulaga Herself
2009 Showtime Herself/Judge Evicted after 1 week
2010 Magkano Ang Iyong Dangal? Monique
2012 Ina, Kapatid, Anak

Discography

Guest appearances

Title Year Other performer(s) Album
"Finding the Way Back" 2010 Nathan J

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Vanzi, Sol Jose (21 December 2005). "Miss Hawaiian Tropic Philippines: Jocelyn Oxlade". Philippine Headline News Online. Retrieved 2 September 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. Lo, Ricky. "Fil-Brit is RP bet to Miss Hawaiian Tropic International contest". Filipino Reporter Online. The Philippine Star. Retrieved 22 January 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "Filipina wins 2 awards in Miss Hawaiian Tropic pageant". Philippine Daily Inquirer. 2005-05-27. Retrieved 2015-07-05.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. Avante, Wells (2006-12-28). "Gwen Garci and Jocelyn Oxlade heat up the new year for FHM". The Philippine Entertainment Portal. Retrieved 2015-07-05.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  5. 5.0 5.1 Passmore, Rikki (2014-04-30). "RUGBY: Ex-Paignton player makes international debut - for the Philippines". Herald Express. Retrieved 2015-07-05.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  6. https://twitter.com/jocelynoxlade/status/621950712524767232
  7. https://instagram.com/p/5OsTadLwls/

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