Filipino Actress Cherie Gil Dies At 59, Cause Of Death Explored – The Teal Mango


Legendary Filipino actress Cherie Gil has handed away. The actress, often called ‘La Primera Contravida’ for her appearing prowess, died on Friday, August 5, on the age of 59. She had been battling most cancers for a while now.

Cherie, whose actual title was Evangeline Rose Gil Eigenmann, was the daughter of Filipino singer-actors Eddie Mesa and Rosemarie Gil and sister of fellow actors Michael de Mesa and Mark Gil. Learn on to know extra in regards to the actress’s life and profession.

Gil’s Supervisor Confirmed Her Loss of life

Gil’s dying has been confirmed by her expertise supervisor, Annabelle Rama. She took to Fb to share the unhappy information and wrote, “CHERIE GIL JUST PASSED AWAY AT 5PM TODAY PLEASE PRAY FOR HER.”

The information was additionally shared by Gil’s nephew, Sid Lucero, who posted a photograph of her on social media and captioned, “I like you;) large hug :)” Gil’s current Fb posts confirmed her being handled for most cancers at a hospital. The actress was additionally seen with a shaved head.

In February this 12 months, Gil left the showbiz world within the Philippines and migrated to New York. Speaking about restarting her life, she had stated, “I removed all the garments I had that symbolized a previous life. I’m fully discovering myself and coming to phrases with who I actually am. It’s simply nice to have this chance and to be alive to begin over. It’s like a rebirth of types.”

Trade People Pay Tributes

Cherie’s pals and colleagues from the leisure trade are expressing their grief over her unlucky dying and in addition paying tribute to the actor. Kapuso star Gabbi Garcia wrote on social media, “Ms. Cherie Gil. So heartbreaking. I’m so honored to have been capable of work with a legend. Relaxation in Energy.”

Director Jose Javier Reyes posted, “Relaxation now, expensive EVANGELINE ROSE. You’ll at all times be our TRINING OJEDA immortalized in ORO, PLATA, MATA. Have a secure journey residence to the arms of our Father. You have been launched within the very first film I ever wrote. You starred within the film that I’ll at all times be remembered. You’re irreplaceable within the minds and hearts of so many people.”

Actor-singer Mark Bautista additionally wrote, “Hwat Occurred? Discovered a lot from her after we did Lastikman. Such an excellent loss to the leisure trade. Praying for her household.”

Gil Made her Appearing Debut on the age of 9

Cherie began her appearing profession as a baby actor and made her debut on the age of 9. In 1978, she starred because the lead within the movie Bubot na Bayabas reverse Ronald Bregendahl. She then went on to star in movies like Metropolis After Darkish, Salawahan, Ito Ba Ang Ating Mga Anak and Sugar Daddy

Cherie additionally appeared in Manila by Night time in 1980, Oro, Plata, Mata in 1982, and as Lavinia Arguelles in Bituing Walang Ninging in 1985, the movie the place she had the well-known dialog “you’re nothing however a second-rate, attempting laborious copycat!”

In 1994, Gil took a break from her profession to give attention to her household and made a comeback 11 years later with Sugatang Puso. Her final TV look was within the present Authorized Wives in 2021.

Gil is survived by three youngsters, Jay Eigenmann, Bianca Rogoff, and Raphael Rogoff. Could the departed soul relaxation in peace! Keep tuned for extra information and updates.

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