Karylle was born on March 22, 1981 in Manila. Her parents Zsa Zsa Padilla (singer-actress) and Dr. Modesto Tatlonghari (a dentist) separated when she was young. She has two sisters from her mother’s side. Even when she belongs to the Padilla showbiz royalty she finished her school first before taking a full blast in her showbiz career. Kaye (fondly called by her friends) started taking formal ballet lessons at the age of three and continued until she was 15 years old. She had joined every musical activities in school: at the O.