Jerald Uy is the writer of his self-published comic series, "Segovia Solutions ", which grabbed the attention of GMA News . He plans to expand his comic universe he calls "Uyniverse" with another title, "Amy Batong Bakal."
He graduated cum laude from the University of the Philippines-Diliman and received the GMA President's Medal for Outstanding Journalism Student and Philippine Daily Inquirer Certificate of Excellence in 2007.
His batchmates protested when as the editor in chief, he pitched the idea of having a comics-themed yearbook. He also took up two electives on comics in UP: comics writing and comparative literature class on comics under Prof. Emil Flores.
After graduation, he wore different hats in television on and off cam. He was part of the production teams that won "Best Newscast" for Balitanghali in 2008 MTRCB Awards ("Bagyong Frank") and a finalist certificate from the 2008 New York Festivals under the "Breaking News" category for News on Q's "Batasan Blast" coverage.