As a newbie actor, Joem Bascon initially made heads turn with his striking resemblance to Piolo Pascual and Sam Milby. But it didn’t take long for the gifted actor to hold everyone’s attention mainly for his talent.
Joem began his career as part of youth-oriented programs Let’s Go and Gokada Go! He then gave more moving performances as he took on more mature roles in the drama series Walang Kapalit, Patayin Sa Sindak si Barbara, I Love Betty La Fea, Precious Hearts Romances Presents: Bud Brothers, Bianong Bulag, and Habang May Buhay.
He also joined the sports reality program Pinoy Mano-Mano: Celebrity Boxing Challenge as a contender.