MANILA, Philippines – Veteran actor Roy Alvarez died Tuesday, February 11, his colleagues said. He died of cardiac arrest, according to a report from PEP.ph.
With sadness and grief, my heartfelt sympathies to the family of Mr Roy Alvarez, a good actor, a friend and a great person. I will miss you.— Gina Alajar (@ginalajar28) February 11, 2014
Just received a really sad sad news. RIP Tito Roy Alvarez aka Don Manolo Quintana. @villaquintana7— Maricar de mesa (@msMaricarDemesa) February 11, 2014
Aside from being a character actor, a director and a scriptwriter, Alvarez was also an environmental advocate. He was the president of the EcoWaste Coalition.
Alvarez was part of the cast of the GMA series, Villa Quintana, starring Elmo Magalona and Janine Gutierrez.
He also recently starred in another GMA series, My Husband’s Lover.
His remains will be brought to Santuario de San Jose Greenhills, a report from Yahoo! Philippines said.