Rosemarie Joy Garcia-Smith, better known by her stage name Diana Zubiri, is a Filipino on-screen actress. She was found by Seiko Films when she was 15 years in the wake of applying for a work in Japan. She then began on provocative parts on different movies by Seiko.
In October 2002, Zubiri turned out to be generally known in the Philippines after posing on top of the EDSA–Shaw flyover in Mandaluyong City, wearing just a two-piece swimming outfit. That photoshoot for FHM Philippines started debate and incited the Mayor of the City, Benhur Abalos, to file charges against Zubiri and FHM yet it was later pulled back after a statement of regret.
In 2005, Zubiri gradually left from provocative movies and continued to wind up a TV performing artist in GMA Network. One of her eminent parts was depicting Divina in the drama series Linlang and Danaya in the Encantadia fantasy series. She was additionally a customary cast part in the representation comic drama program, Bubble Gang and featured in drama series including Babangon Ako’t Dudurugin Kita and Danny Zialcita’s Gaano Kadalas Ang Minsan?.
In 2012, following nine years of staying at the GMA Network, she transferred to its rival network ABS-CBN and marked a 3-year contract. Amid her more youthful years, Zubiri connected numerous times at ABS-CBN’s Talent Center before going to Japan however she was rejected.
Zubiri was only 8 years of age when her dad left her and her senior sister in the sole consideration of her mom (at Olongapo City), who kept up a sari-sari store. The family later exchanged to a leased home in Fairview, Quezon City, where Diana spent whatever is left of her young life, and her mom found them a stepfather and they have a child sister.
Zubiri was an individual from the Iglesia ni Cristo yet she turned into a Roman Catholic amid her initial years in showbiz. In 2012, it was accounted for that she is considering Theater Arts at Miriam College. On May 10, 2015, Zubiri tied the know with her long-lasting sweetheart, Andy Smith in New Manila, Quezon City
Amid her youthful years, Zubiri tried out numerous times at ABS-CBN’s Talent Center however she was rejected. At that point she connected for work as a performer in Japan after her unsuccessful ABS-CBN ability tryout. Her showbiz vocation began at the age 15 in the wake of coming back from Japan.
She met Jimmy Mercado, a Seiko Films worker, who was working low maintenance as a questioner for wannabe-entertainers for Japan. Around then, Assunta De Rossi had quite recently completed the provocative film Sisid. In 2001 at 17 years old, she marked her Seiko contract and was launched in 2002 in the sexy film Itlog, with Rodel Velayo. She then came back to the Philippines and began to show up in hot motion pictures, for example, Bakat and Kasiping.
After two years of not being in films and on television, Dianna went back on TV via Jillian for GMA Network and starred alongside drama queen Claudine Barretto. On December 31, 2010, Diana has been cast to GMA Network mid-season television pilot Neta Negrita as part of the regular cast member.
In March 2012, Zubiri won the Best Performer Award from the Young Critics Circle for her performance in the film Bahay Bata where she played a nurse. The film itself would go on to win the Jury Prize at the Deauville Asian Film Festival in France, held on March 7–11, 2012.
It was confirmed that Zubiri signed a contract with ABS-CBN and would have a teleserye with Gerald Anderson and Cristine Reyes. After the expiration of her contract with ABS-CBN, she starred in a number of episodes of Karelasyon that were aired in GMA Network.