Real Name: Nicomaine Dei Capili Mendoza
Nickname: Maine or Yaya Dub, Meng, Mae, Divina Ursula, Bukbukova
Date of Birth: March 3, 1995
Place of Birth: Santa Maria Bulacan Philippines
Name of Father: Teodoro Mendoza
Name of Mother: Mary Ann Mendoza
Siblings: Nicoleen Dyann Mendoza, Nicolette Ann Mendoza, Nicodeim Dean Mendoza, Nicolas Dynn Mendoza
Height: 5’ 4”
Career: Filipina internet celebrity, comedienne, television personality, actress
Talent: lip-syncing, cooking
Ultimate Dream: become a celebrity artist
School: Saint Paul School of Sta. Maria (Elementary); Saint Paul of Bocaue (higi school); De La Salle – College of St. Benilde (Bachelor’s Degree in Culinary)
Favorite Movies: Mean Girls, Notting Hill
Favorite Color: yellow
Favorite Singers: Ed Sheeran and One Republic
Favorite Karaoke Songs: Sway by Bic Runga and Cry by Mandy Moore
Phobias: cockroaches and dark
Favorite Lipstick Brand and Color: MAC, deep shades of red and nude
Favorite Novel: Nicholas Sparks
Favorite Food: isaw (intestines of chicken), all types of street food, laksa, siningang na bangus with lots of kangkong, lasagna, spicy food, pepperoni pizza, frozen yogurt, fresh juice
Magazine Cover: Preview, YES! Magazine, Preview
Trivia: Maine loves food. She spends to satisfy her cravings. She also has a small collections (20 some are limited edition) of Barbie dolls.
She also only had one boyfriend that lasted for 5 years named Miggy. Maine Mendoza had a six months on-the-job training in New York and she initially wanted to become a flight attendant.
Maine Mendoza had a crush on celebrity Daniel Padilla 5 years ago.
She likes making various facial expressions, taking pictures of herself with funny facial expressions and spending time on Sundays on blogging her thoughts and experiences, writing poems.
Maine Mendoza is the fourth among her five siblings.
She became the “Queen of Dubsmash” in the Philippines when she posted on Facebook a compilation of Dubsmash impersonating Kris Aquino that went viral and had one million views in one night.
Maine Mendoza is now known because of her role as Yaya Dub on Eat Bulaga’s “KalyeSerye” wherein she is paired with Eat Bulaga co-host Alden Richards. The couple is now popularly known as “Aldub”.
Maine Mendoza and Alden Richards had a movie last December 2015 which is also an entry to 41st Metro Manila Film Festival titled “My Bebe Love”.
Maine “Yaya Dub” Mendoza endorsements and commercials: McDonalds, Talk n Text, Bear Brand, Zonrox, Tide, 555 sardines, O+ phone, Coca-Cola,
Belo Medical Aesthetic Clinic, Lady’s Choice Mayonnaise, Happee Toothpoaste, Bench, Rejoice, Datu Puti BBQ-rrific
2015 – Sunday PinaSaya as herself
- Vampire ang Daddy Ko as Yay
- Princess in the Palace as Chef Elizabeth “Elize” Ricardo
- Eat Bulaga! As Herself, co-host, yaya dub
My Bebe Love: #KiligPaMore as Anna Carillo wherein she won as Best Supporting Actress at the Metro Manila Film Festival 2015
WON - 41st Metro Manila Film Festival - Best Supporting Actress
WON - 5th OFW Gawad Parangal - Most Popular Love Team (with Alden Richards)
WON - 5th OFW Gawad Parangal - Favorite Young Actress
WON - Stargate PeopleAsia Magazine - People's Choice Award (with Alden Richards)
WON - 28th ALIW Awards - Breakthrough Performers of the Year (with Alden Richards)
WON - 2015 Comguild Academe's Choice Awards - Most Phenomenal Endorsers (with Alden Richards)
Nominated - 29th PMPC Star Awards for Television - Best New Female TV Personality (for Kalyeserye and Eat Bulaga!)
WON - 29th PMPC Star Awards for Television - German Moreno's Power Tandem Award (with Alden Richards)
WON - Illumine Innovative College Innovation Awards for Television - Most Innovative TV Love Team (with Alden Richards)
Nominated - PUSH Awards 2015 - PushLike Most Liked Newcomer
WON - PUSH Awards 2015 - Push Elite Newcomer
Nominated - PUSH Awards 2015 - PushTweet Favourite Group or Tandem (with Alden Richards)
Nominated - PUSH Awards 2015 - PushGram Most Loved Group or Tandem (with Alden Richards)
Nominated - PUSH Awards 2015 - PushGram Most Loved Newcomer
WON - PUSH Awards 2015 - PushPlay Best Newcomer
WON - PUSH Awards 2015 - Awesome Lip Sync Performance (as Yaya Dub)
Nominated - PUSH Awards 2015 - Awesome LOL Performance (with Alden Richards)
WON - 2015 Gintong Kabataan (Golden Youth) Awards - Gintong Kabataan Award sa Larangan ng Sining at Kultura sa Hiyas (Golden Youth Award in the Field of Arts and Culture of Gems)
WON - 1st Catholic Social Media Awards - For promoting virtues, values, chivalry, modesty, morality and respect for elders (with Alden Richards, Wally Bayola, TAPE Inc. and Eat Bulaga!)
WON - EdukCircle Film and Television Awards - Most Popular Breakout Love Team of the Year (with Alden Richards)