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Eddie Garcia

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Birthday
2, 1929
Birthplace
Sorsogon City, Philippines
Death Date
Jun 20, 2019 (90)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
2, 1929
Birthplace
Sorsogon City, Philippines
Death Date
Jun 20, 2019 (90)

About

Acclaimed actor and director who became the first person to be inducted into the Filipino Academy of Movie Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame in three categories. He also became the first person to win three consecutive FAMAS awards.

Before Fame

He served with the Philippine Scouts in World War II, and was a military policeman stationed in Japan.

Trivia

He starred in the TV series Kung Mawawala Ka and appeared in the films The Debut and Boogie Nights.

Family Life

He married Lucilla Scharnberg in 1995. He had a daughter named Lisa Ortega.

Associated With

He and writer Jun Lana have both received Filipino Academy of Movie Arts and Sciences (FAMAS) awards.