Ethel Gabison, also known by her stage name Ethel Booba, is a Filipino TV personality and comedienne. She has also worked in the recording industry. She is a former talent of GMA Network and was one of the hosts of Extra Challenge. She also guest judged for Kakaibang Idol, a special edition of Philippine Idol. Before becoming a star, she joined in the singing contest of ABC's, Sing Galing. She defended her title for four weeks and wore glamorous outfits each week. After she lost the title, she signed a contract under GMA Network. She also became oe of the housemates of Pinoy Big Brother Celebrity Edition 2 She currently makes several appearances on ABS-CBN. She was born on December 17, 1976 in General Santos City, South Cotabato, Philippines. She is the sister of Emyrose "Boobita" Gabison. Her mother is Emy Gabison.