CHARLES “CHUCKIE” DREYFUS
Actor | Songwriter | Castaway | Lifestyle Blogger/Vlogger
Twitter: @chuckiedreyfus / Instagram: chuckiedreyfus / Facebook: chuckdreyfus
Chuckie learned midi sequencing and arranging by himself in between movie and television projects and he eventually started arranging musical numbers for other artists going on road-shows and concert tours. Apart from this, Chuckie also started arranging medleys and special song numbers for “GMA Supershow” and “That’s Entertainment”. This innate musical talent was further honed when he began to concentrate on his own musical compositions.
Apart from this, Chuckie is a member of FILSCAP, a member of the Judging & Screening Committee for the “Awit Awards” for the past 15 years. Chuckie also composed the song “The Quiz Bee Dream” for the Quiz Bee Foundation.
During his time away from showbusiness, he put up his own recording studio and concentrated on sound engineering and music production. He started musical directing and scoring for a number of movie and television programs.
He was the Musical Director of television shows such as “SCQ Reload” (ABS-CBN), “SCQpids” (ABS-CBN), “Pinoy Big Brother (Primers)” (ABS-CBN), “Blind Item” (ABC-5), “Your Song” (ABS-CBN) and much more.
He is the Musical Director of such movies as“Masikip Sa Dibdib” (Viva Films), “D’ Anothers” (Star Cinema), “Binibining K” (Regal Films), and “Agent X44” (Star Cinema).
Chuckie is also the composer of Rachelle Ann Go’s certified hit song entitled, “Bakit”, included in her album, “I Care”, under Viva Records. “Bakit”, also became the theme song of ABS-CBN’s evening telenovela, “Mirada de Mujer”. Listen to “Bakit” below…
He also produced the theme song of ABS-CBN’s teen show “SCQ Reload” entitled “Kilig Ako”… a song that he also composed and was performed by Sarah Geronimo.
He also composed 2 songs (“Miss” & “Kahit Na”) included in Sarah Geronimo’s album entitled, “Taking Flight” under Viva Records. He is also the songwriter of Sarah’s carrier single, “Laging Kay Ganda” for her MyPhone album.
After roughly 15 years of being away from the limelight, Chuckie has finally made a serious comeback – joining GMA-7’s hit reality show, “Survivor Philippines: Celebrity Doubles Showdown” as a castaway which aired from 2011 till early 2012.
Chuckie was recently part of the cast of GMA-7’s recent daily afternoon soaps, “Daldalita” (with Ogie Alcasid, Jillian Ward, Rufa Mae Quinto) and “Magdalena” (Bela Padilla).
Chuckie is currently part of the supporting cast of GMA-7’s Afternoon Prime telenovela entitled, “Mga Basang Sisiw”, which airs weekdays after Eat Bulaga.
Chuckie is also a blogger at heart and is very active in social media (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Bubbly, etc). He maintains a personal website/lifestyle blog – www.chuckiedreyfus.ph
On March 24, 2001, Charles J. Dreyfus (Chuckie’s real name) tied the knot with Marie Aileen Regina L. Bayani at the Santuario de San Jose Church in Greenhills. They are blessed with two lovely children, a boy named Ralph Austin Henry and a little girl named Isabella Louise.
His hobbies include: Collecting movies, weight training, surfing the net, bumming around the house, tweeting all day long, malling and dining out, hanging out in coffee shops, reviewing gadgets and blogging the night away.
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