Mark Bautista (born August 10, 1981) is a Filipino singer, actor and commercial model. He was recognized as a contestant in a talent search, the Philippine franchise of UK's Star for A Night hosted by Asia's Songbird Regine Velasquez in IBC 13. Notwithstanding, finishing second to Sarah Geronimo, he gained his own success as a singer and actor. He has recorded albums and gained a starring role in a movie, lead roles in soaps and drama specials, TV hosting stints and product endorsements.
==Early life and family=
Mark grew up in Cagayan De Oro City with his parents Darni & Susan Bautista, his older brother and sister, and 2 younger brothers.
As a child, Mark was not always the total entertainer that he is right now. He was said to be very shy, despite the fact that he is blessed with a beautiful voice and his killer looks. Markâ€™s confidence began growing once he started joining different oratorical contests. He even bagged the first prize in a national oratorical competition.