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Eddie Garcia

Actor/director

Born - 2 May 1929, Sorsogon, Philippines
Died - 20 June 2019

Black-haired, thick-set, sometimes moustachioed, incredibly prolific Filipino performer, born Eduardo Garcia, who appeared in more than 600 films, two dozen of them in 1976 alone. Impossible to adequately chronicle such a career, but his films as actor, beginning in 1949, included Siete Infantes de Lara (1950), El Indio (1953), Gigolo (1956), Silveria (1958), Mother Dearest (1960), The Big Broadcast (1962), Prinsipeng Tulisan (1963), Cimarron (1964), Blood of the Vampires (1966), Manila, Open City (1968), Beast of Blood (1970), The Twilight People (1972), Savage Sisters (1974), Sudden Death (1977), Aguila (1980), Dear Heart (1981), Kriminal (1984), Enteng the Dragon (1988), the title role in General Karangi (1990), Ultimatum (1994), Padre Kalibre (1997), Deathrow (2000), Chavit (2003), Blue Moon (2006), Fuschia (2009), Barber's Tales (2013), Deliver Us (2016) and Rainbow's Sunset (2018), his last. He also directed more than 30 films. He died after breaking his neck in a fall.