Filipino actors who deceased at age 77

Here are 1 famous actors from Philippines died at 77:

Manuel Barbeyto

Manuel Barbeyto (March 20, 1902 Tondo-October 26, 1979) also known as Manny was a Filipino actor.

He was one of the leading men in Philippine cinema during the Golden Age of Philippine Cinema in the 1940s to the 1950s. He appeared in over 50 films throughout his career, many of which are considered classics.

Barbeyto was born to a Spanish father and a Filipina mother. He began his career in the entertainment industry as a stage actor in the 1920s before transitioning to film in the 1930s. His good looks and charisma made him a sought-after leading man, and he was often paired with some of the most popular actresses of his time.

Aside from acting, Barbeyto also dabbled in producing and directing films. He established his own production company and directed several films, including the critically acclaimed "Huling Patak ng Dugo".

Despite retiring from showbiz in the 1960s, Barbeyto remained active in the industry as a member of the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board until his death in 1979.

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