Name Neil Arce

Marriage / Wife / Girlfriends / Partners / Dating Currently Not Married. See dating history below.

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Introduction : Who is Neil Arce?

Neil Arce is a well-known figure in the Philippines, most notably for his success in Poker. He was the champion of the 2009 Asian Poker Tour Philippines, which was held at the Dusit Thani Hotel.

Early Life & Family Background :

  • Neil’s family is famous for producing one of the finest quality icecreams in the Philippines. It was started by his grandfather, Ramon Arce who started pasteurising carabao milk and selling them in their neighbourhood under the brand “Selecta”.
  • Grandpa Ramon and his wife began making their own ice cream recipe with the milk, which became the core product of their business.
  • In 1990, Selecta was acquired by RFM Corporation, and the ice cream recipe was changed to use cow milk instead of carabao milk.
  • Ramon’s youngest son, Mauro Arce revived the family business and the original ice cream recipe in 1995 under a new brand – Arce Dairy.
  • Neil is often nicknamed “Dirty Ice Cream” in the poker world because of his fame and his family’s business.
  • Education : Neil is reported to have studied in De La Salle Santiago Zobel and De La Salle University Taft.

Neil Arce Girlfriends & Relationships :

  • Neil has a son named Joaquin Arce. It is unclear who the mother is.
  • Neil has dated Maxene Magalona in the past from 2010 – 2012. Maxene is a Filipina actress, known for playing roles in Filipino telenovelas such as My Lover, My Wife and Daddy Di Do Du.

  • Soon after his breakup with Maxene, Neil dated Filipino actress, film producer, screenwriter and model Bela Padilla. They were together for about 5 years, but broke up around 2017.
  • In April 2017, Neil was spotted to be spending Holy Week in Hong Kong with Filipina actress, film producer and fashion designer, Angel Locsin. They were also reported to be inseparable during the birthday surprise party for her.
  • There are many other sightings and public statements on their official social media page that suggest they are a couple, but there has not been any official confirmation on their relationship by any of them.
  • Interestingly, his ex-girlfriend responded rather supportively of their relationship, stating that they are compatible with each other, and if they aren’t a couple now they will be.

Profession, Career & Net Worth :

  • Neil passed the opportunity to run his family’s successful ice cream business for poker. He currently has more than US$ 400,000 live tournament winnings & and boasts a high consistency and win rate.
  • Neil is also a shareholder in one of Philippines’ most successful poker club, The Metro Card Club.
  • Aside from his career in poker, Neil is also a part-time producer. Some of his more notable works are 10,000 Hours (2013) and Camp Sawi (2016). He won an award for the ‘Best Original Story’ at the Metro Manila Film Festival for his work on 10,000 Hours.
Date of Birth / Birthday / Age / DOB No confirmed information on this.