Kristine Hermosa Orille (born September 9, 1983 in Quezon City, Philippines) is a Filipina actress. She is a member of ABS-CBN's elite circle of homegrown talents known as Star Magic and is well known for her roles in hit soap operas on television.
Kristine Hermosa is born to a Filipino father and a Spanish mestiza mother. She is the second of four children in the family.
On her grade school level, Hermosa went to Quirino Elementary School and St.Anthony's School. When her family moved to Laguna, she then enrolled at Colegio de Santa Rosa to continue her remaining grade school and first year in high school. She continued her studies at ABS-CBN Learning Center after they moved back to Manila. Kristine finished her high school at Liberty High School and she graduated at Robertstown University with an Associate Degree in Arts.