John Estrada was born in Quezon City but grew up in Isabela City, Basilan. At an early age, John was already getting lead roles in school plays and presentations. John began his career as a model having won a Body Shots competition during his college years. He also became part of the popular 90s sitcom, Palibhasa Lalaki. Recently, John has been seen acting in ABS-CBN teleseryes, with his most recent project being A Beautiful Affair with John Lloyd Cruz and Bea Alonzo.