Sinehub

Ramon Revilla Sr. passes away at 93

A former senator, an award-winning actor, and a true "Agimat" of the Philippine entertainment industry

Sinehub Admin

June 26, 2020
Ramon Revilla Sr. passes away at 93
Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. confirmed that his father former Senator Ramon Revilla Sr. has just passed away today, June 26. He was 93 years old. 
 
The elder Revilla had been hospitalized since May 31 after experiencing breathing difficulties. On a Facebook video posted by Bong earlier, he said, “Wala na po ang tatay ko, please pray for him.”

Ramon Sr. was one of the biggest stars in the first and second Golden Age of Philippine cinema and was dubbed as the industry's "Hari ng Agimat" for starring in box office hits like “Nardong Putik: Kilabot ng Cavite” in 1972, "Pepeng Agimat" in 1973, and “Tonyong Bayawak” in 1979. 

Also in 1973, he was hailed as a FAMAS Best Actor for his performance in “Hulihin si Tiyagong Akyat”. 

Yay!

Looks like you've already used this e-mail to register before!

You can now log in with ease or use your Facebook account to connect to SineHub.