Highest paid talk show host in the Philippines.
First music appearance was in Ogie Alcasid's Hello. Despite that Ogie was identified with the rival TV network, Kris agreed to appear in work with the singer-songwriter since he was her favorite performer.
Daughter of former Philippine President, Corazon Aquino, and Philippine national hero Benigno Aquino, a former senator who was slain when he went back to the Philippines after seeking asylum in U.S.
Kept her marriage to James Yap a secret. She only admitted the wedding on April 5, 2006, a day after her former The Buzz (1999) co-host Ricky Lo reported in his Philippine Star column the July 10, 2005 wedding. Kris admitted she first tied the knot with James on May 30, 2005 and re-affirmed it in a simple wedding at the house of close friend Boy Abunda in Quezon City on July 10, 2005.
One of the stars mentioned in the song "Alaala ni Batman" (Memories of Batman) by Radio Active Sago Project. The two others are her close friend Boy Abunda and German Moreno.
Helped Mark Lapid in the 2004 elections in which the young Lapid was running for the gobernatorial post, replacing his father, Lito Lapid who was running for a seat in Senate. During the elections, it has been reported that Kris and Mark have a special relationship. But right after the election, the two admitted it was only for election purpose.
Sister of Maria Elena Aquino-Cruz, Aurora Corazon Aquino-Abellada, Philippine President Benigno Simeon Aquino III, and Victoria Elisa Aquino-Dee.
Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 36, a son James Carlos Aquino Yap, Jr. on April 19, 2007. Child's father is her now estranged husband, James Yap.
Gave birth to her 1st child at age 24, a son Joshua Aquino on June 3, 1995. Child's father is her now ex-boyfriend, Phillip Salvador.
Miscarried her future 3rd child & 2nd child with her now estranged husband James Yap [March 25, 2008].