Actress Liezl Martinez dies

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Actress Liezl Martinez dies
The 47-year-old actress dies after a long battle with breast cancer

MANILA, Philippines – Actress Ana Lisa “Liezl” Sumilang Martinez died on Saturday morning, March 14, a family member confirmed.

Liezl’s maternal uncle, Cheng Muhlach, said that the former child star died at 6:15 am due to Stage 4 cancer, radio station dzMM reported.

She was 47.

Muhlach also said that Liezl’s wake will be at Arlington Memorial.

Liezl is survived by her husband, actor Albert Martinez, and her 3 children. She is the daughter of former celebrity couple Amalia Fuentes and Romeo Vasquez. 

Liezl was diagnosed with Stage 3 breast cancer in 2008, and with Stage 4 lung cancer in 2011.

Liezl first broke into show business at a very young age under the stage name Anna-Lissa, with her first film Portrait of An Angelat just 4 years old with mom Amalia. Her previous roles include Liezl at ang 7 Hoods, Europe Here We Come, and Poor Little Rich Girl. She was also a member of the MTRCB board.   –

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