Eddie Garcia - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Eddie Garcia


Eddie Garcia to be cremated immediately, wake to follow

Jun 20, 2019 - 9:47 PM

Fans of the late actor can pay their last respects beginning 9 am on Friday, June 21

GRIEVING. Mikee Romero gives details for his stepfather Eddie Garcia's wake. Garcia died on June 20 after being in a coma for over a week due to a cervical spine injury. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Coco Martin pays tribute to Eddie Garcia

Jun 20, 2019 - 8:45 PM

'Mahal na mahal ka namin Lo!'

'Paalam Manoy': Co-stars, friends, fans pay tribute to Eddie Garcia

Jun 20, 2019 - 7:03 PM

The veteran actor dies at the age of 90

Cinemalaya presscon. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

LOOK BACK: Eddie Garcia – beloved actor, acclaimed director

Jun 20, 2019 - 5:38 PM

Eddie Garcia leaves an indelible mark on the Philippine entertainment industry

Screen legend Eddie Garcia dies at 90

Jun 20, 2019 - 5:24 PM

The actor was hospitalized on June 8 following an incident on set

SCREEN LEGEND. In this file photo, Eddie Garcia receives a Cinemalaya 2018 award for his role in 'ML.' File photo by Rob Reyes

Eddie Garcia EEG shows 'minimal brain activity' – medical bulletin

Jun 19, 2019 - 12:49 PM

The actor is confined at the Makati Medical Center, where visitors are being limited to prevent complications

EDDIE GARCIA. The actor, shown here at the Cinemalaya 2018 awards night in August 2018, is still in critical condition. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Eddie Garcia remains in 'very, very critical' condition as family signs DNR order

Jun 15, 2019 - 10:33 AM

The actor sustains a cervical spine injury while filming for a new teleserye

EDDIE GARCIA. The actor, shown here accepting an award at the 2018 Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival, is still confined at the Makati Medical Center. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Eddie Garcia still on life support – family spokesman

Jun 13, 2019 - 1:55 PM

The actor remains in critical condition days after falling during the taping of the upcoming GMA teleserye 'Rosang Agimat'

EDDIE GARCIA. The actor, shown here attending a press conference for Cinemalaya 2018, is still in critical condition. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

GMA to probe absence of medical team at 'Rosang Agimat' taping

Jun 11, 2019 - 4:02 PM

Eddie Garcia fell on set – without a medical team nearby

Photo by Rob Reyes

FALSE: Eddie Garcia dies of 'heart attack'

Jun 11, 2019 - 11:50 AM

(UPDATED) The veteran actor died after sustaining a fracture on his cervical spine

GMA Network to review video of Eddie Garcia on 'Rosang Agimat' set

Jun 09, 2019 - 11:54 AM

The network says they will also wait for further announcement from the family or the actor's doctor on his condition

Photo by Dion Besa/Rappler

Eddie Garcia 'under critical observation' for 48 hours

Jun 08, 2019 - 5:30 PM

(UPDATED) The veteran actor is rushed to the hospital following an incident on set

EDDIE GARCIA. The actor is reportedly in hospital after collapsing while filming his teleserye. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Veteran actors recognized at PMPC Star Awards for Movies 2019

Jun 03, 2019 - 11:35 AM

12 veteran actors are given the 'Mga Natatanging Bituin ng Siglo' award during the PMPC Star Awards for Movies 2019

Photo by Dion Besa/Rappler

Eddie Garcia on being gay: ‘God created you that way, there’s nothing wrong with it’

Dec 23, 2018 - 10:24 PM

The actor portrays an elderly gay man in the upcoming film 'Rainbow's Sunset'

EDDIE GARCIA. The veteran actor is starring in the MMFF entry 'Rainbow's Sunset.' Rappler Screenshot

'ML' Review: History in the maiming

Nov 10, 2018 - 7:26 PM

Oggs Cruz reviews the Eddie Garcia starrer

MENACING. Eddie Garcia stars as an evil old man in Benedict Mique's 'ML.' Screenshot from YouTube.com/solarpicturesPH

WATCH: Eddie Garcia is cold-blooded torturer in ‘ML’ first trailer

Jul 14, 2018 - 11:54 AM

The film is set to compete at Cinemalaya 2018

EDDIE GARCIA. The veteran actor stars in 'ML' as a retired colonel who tortures teenagers. Screenshot from Facebook.com/MLFilm2018

Eddie Garcia returns to Cinemalaya in martial law-themed movie

Jul 05, 2018 - 11:47 AM

The actor plays a colonel in 'ML'

Cinemalaya presscon. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

‘Tatlong Bibe’ Review: Quack sentimentality

Mar 05, 2017 - 4:19 PM

Tatlong Bibe is burdened by a questionable need to tell so many stories no matter how uncomplicated and simple they are

Eugene Domingo's ‘Barber’s Tales’ is audience favorite in Italian festival

May 05, 2014 - 12:07 AM

Directed by Jun Robles Lana Barber s Tales is a story of a widow forced to take her late husband’s job as community barber

Barber's Tales named 3rd runner up in Italy

'Burgos' marks Cinemalaya premiere

Aug 04, 2013 - 6:30 PM

CCP filmfest closes with a bang with Joel Lamangan s politically charged film starring Lorna Tolentino

LT'S 'FIRST INDIE.' Mrs. Burgos is all praise for Lorna's portrayal. Photo from the film's Facebook page

'Ekstra' a must-see for Noranians

Aug 04, 2013 - 11:24 AM

Jeffrey Jeturian dramedy also celebrates the happy chaos of filmmaking

DEGLAMORIZED. Vilma in an ordinary life, queuing, waiting. Image from 'Ekstra's' Facebook page

Revisiting Brocka's 1971 gay classic

Jul 24, 2013 - 7:04 PM

Tubog sa Ginto has married businessman Eddie Garcia in steamy affair with driver Mario O Hara Sounds familiar?

'DARING ATTEMPT.' Garcia and O'Hara, uh, take a bath. Image from The Urian Anthology 1970-1979

'My Husband's Lover': Engaging love story

Jul 01, 2013 - 1:01 PM

The serye that captures the LGBT moment is so yearning in its restraint

WELL-THOUGHT. 'My Husband's Lover' shows that love exists in its myriad forms. Image from the 'My Husband's Lover' Facebook page

Oil and water: Complexity of Danny Zialcita

Mar 21, 2013 - 2:05 PM

An appreciation of some of the finest work by the late Filipino director

IN THE MOOD FOR LOVE. Dindo Fernando and Laurice Guillen in ‘Nagalit ang Buwan sa Haba ng Gabi.’ Photo from the Danny Zialcita Facebook fan page

Nora Aunor, Eddie Garcia win at Asian Film Awards

Mar 19, 2013 - 10:55 AM

Aunor is Best Actress for her role in Thy Womb while Garcia is Best Actor for Bwakaw

BEST ACTORS. Nora Aunor and Eddie Garcia bolster Pinoy pride after winning top acting honors at the 7th Asian Film Awards. Photo from 'Thy Womb' Facebook page

'Bwakaw' does not make it to Oscars

Dec 22, 2012 - 6:53 AM

Nine movies advance from a list of 71

REFRESHING FILM NONETHELESS. 'Bwakaw' stars Eddie Garcia and aspin (Asong Pinoy) Princess. Photo from the official 'Bwakaw' Facebook page

'Bwakaw' brightens Philippine indie film industry

Nov 05, 2012 - 12:33 PM

Head of FAP Leo Martinez says Bwakaw would in all likelihood not have the financial backing for a marketing campaign to get a final nomination for the Oscars

LOVELY PAIR. Eddie Garcia and Princess star in 'Bwakaw.' Image from the Bwakaw Facebook page

Twitter War: Amalia Fuentes vs Anabelle Rama

Apr 04, 2012 - 1:43 PM

Has Twitter become the new battleground for celebrity duels?