Afuang: Bounty Hunter

Afuang: Bounty Hunter is a 1988 Philippine biographical action film directed by Mike Relon Makiling. The film stars Ricardo P. Lingad Jr. as the title role. The film is based on the life of Abner Afuang, a former police officer who was a Pagsanjan mayor by the time the movie was released.[1][2][3]

Afuang: Bounty Hunter
Directed byMike Relon Makiling
Produced by
  • Vic del Rosario Jr.
  • Ramon Salvador
Screenplay byAmado Lacuesta
Story by
  • Amado Lacuesta
  • Tony Tacorda
StarringPhillip Salvador
Music byJun Latonio
  • Sergio Lobo
  • Ver Reyes
Edited byIke Jarlego Jr.
Distributed byViva Films
Release date
  • February 25, 1988 (1988-02-25)
Running time
102 minutes
  • Filipino
  • English


  • Phillip Salvador as PFC Abner Afuang
  • Eddie Garcia as Lauro Glorietta
  • Mark Gil as Benjie
  • Marianne de la Riva as Evelyn Afuang
  • Charlie Davao as Col. Garriga
  • Zandro Zamora as Capt. Garcia
  • Jimmy Reyes as Boy Paredes
  • Ruel Vernal as Boy Paredes' brother
  • Mon Godiz as Joey
  • Lala Montelibano as Dolly
  • Rene Quintos as Sarge
  • Ros Olgado as Ilustre
  • Nanding Fernandez as Maj. Diaz
  • Ernie Forte as Baldoza
  • Lucita Soriano as Baldoza's wife
  • Gladys Reyes as Avlyn Afuang
  • Via Nueva as Dez
  • Alex Toledo as Efren
  • Romy Romulo as Cardo
  • Roger Moring as Charlie
  • Dindo Arroyo as Boyet
  • Chito Alcid as Ruben
  • Rene Hawkins as Boy Bombay
  • Mel Arca as Dodong Bautista
  • Baby Saño as Emang
  • Ernie Zarate as Mr. Laurete
  • Nemie Gutierrez as de los Santos


Year Awards Category Recipient Result Ref.
1989 36th FAMAS Awards Best Child Actress Glaiza Herradura Nominated [2]


  1. ^ David, Joel (1990). The National Pastime: Contemporary Philippine Cinema. Anvil Publishing. pp. 59–61. ISBN 9789712700118. Retrieved April 7, 2020 – via Google Books.
  2. ^ a b "Afuang: Bounty Hunter". Patok sa Takilya. August 13, 2018. Retrieved April 7, 2020.
  3. ^ "Afuang: Bounty Hunter". Video 48. May 30, 2009. Retrieved April 7, 2020.

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