Chinggoy Alonzo

Chinggoy Alonzo (born Ramón Alonzo; July 22, 1950 – October 15, 2017)[1] was a Filipino actor in theater, movies, and television. He was nominated for FAMAS Award Best Supporting Actor in Ikaw Naman ang Iiyak (1996).

Chinggoy Alonzo
Born
Ramón Alonzo

(1950-07-22)22 July 1950
Died15 October 2017(2017-10-15) (aged 67)
Other namesChingoy, Chinggoy Gil
OccupationActor
Years active1979–2017

CareerEdit

Alonzo was active in the theater industry since the 1960s as an actor and stage director, including work with repertory group The Company of Players.[2]

He appeared in several films such as Dito Sa Pitong Gatang (1992), Sana Pag-ibig Na (1998),[3] and Linlang (1999).

He played Don Ramón, the father of Dingdong Dantes' character in the drama series Sana ay Ikaw na Nga (2002), and the father of Iza Calzado's character in the 2006 film Moments of Love. He was known for portraying the character Evades in the fantasy series Encantadia. Recently, he also appeared in the historical epic series Indio (2013).[4]

His last television appearance was in the revenge drama series Wildflower (2017), where he played the role of Senator Pablo Alcantara, the father of Roxanne Barcelo's character Natalie.

Personal lifeEdit

His son Ralion Alonzo is also a Filipino actor now working in Hong Kong Disneyland ( Hong Kong Disneyland ) playing multiple roles in Disney Revue and as a lead actor in Mulan,[5] while his other son Shark Alonzo is a stage actor who played as Troy Bolton in High School Musical (2006) at the Ateneo de Manila University's Gonzaga Hall Fine Arts Theater.

DeathEdit

Alonzo died on October 15, 2017 from colon cancer. He was 67.[6]

FilmographyEdit

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Character Role Network
2017 Wildflower Sen. Pablo Alcantara Supporting role
ABS-CBN
2016 Hahamakin ang Lahat Don Ericson Tan Supporting role
GMA Network
2015 You're My Home Ferdinand Vasquez Guest
ABS-CBN
Princess in the Palace Sen. Carlos Jacinto Guest
GMA Network
2014 Sana Bukas pa ang Kahapon Henry Buenavista Special participation
ABS-CBN
Moon of Desire Robert Herrera Supporting role
Ang Lihim ni Annasandra Don Wilfredo Armada Guest
GMA Network
2013 Got to Believe Ronaldo San Juan Supporting role
ABS-CBN
My Little Juan Manolo Domingo Guest
Indio Don Hernando Pelaez Supporting role
GMA Network
2012 The Good Daughter Don Manuel Noche Guest
E-Boy Jaime Mariano Supporting role
ABS-CBN
2011 Wansapanataym Neo Episode: "Happy Neo Year"
Wansapanataym Mr. Peralta Episode: "My Mumu"
Guns and Roses Don Soliven Guest
I Heart You, Pare! Carlos Romualdez Supporting role
GMA Network
Sabel Father John Supporting role
ABS-CBN
100 Days to Heaven Mr. Villanueva Guest
2010 Jillian: Namamasko Po Don Victor Guest
GMA Network
Precious Hearts Romances Presents: Kristine Don Cesar Zaragoza Guest
ABS-CBN
Diva Martin's father Guest
GMA Network
Your Song Fernando Episode: "Love Me, Love You"
ABS-CBN
Claudine Cara's father Episode: "Doble Cara"
GMA Network
2009 May Bukas Pa Manolo Sandoval Guest
ABS-CBN
Dahil May Isang Ikaw Don Fernando Aragon Supporting role
The Wedding Orson Garcintorena Supporting role
Precious Hearts Romances Presents: The Bud Brothers Series Mr. Yulo Guest
2008 Lobo Mr. Blancaflor Guest
Mars Ravelo's Dyesebel Don Ernesto Montemayor Supporting role
GMA Network
Ako si Kim Samsoon Mr. Sandoval Guest
Codename: Asero Chairman Walden Supporting role
2006 Sa Piling Mo Congressman Chuatoco Supporting role
ABS-CBN
Love Spell Ericka's father Episode: "Charm & Crystal"
Bituing Walang Ningning Lauro Calma Supporting role
Carlo J. Caparas' Bakekang Rod Guest
GMA Network
Encantadia: Pag-ibig Hanggang Wakas Evades Special participation
2005 Now and Forever: Mukha Miguel / Manuel Supporting role
Etheria Evades Supporting role
Encantadia Evades Supporting role
Ang Mahiwagang Baul Don Selmo Episode: "Ang Lihim ng Bolang Apoy"
2003 Sana'y Wala Nang Wakas Don Marcelo Madrigal Guest
ABS-CBN
2002 Sana ay Ikaw na Nga Don Ramon Altamonte Supporting role
GMA Network
2000 Pangako Sa 'Yo Guest
ABS-CBN
1996 Anna Karenina Don Xernan Monteclaro Supporting role
GMA Network

FilmEdit

Year Title Character Company
2015 Etiquette for Mistresses Ramon Star Cinema
2012 The Healing Dodi Star Cinema
2011 My Valentine Girls Grandpa Teryo GMA Films
Regal Films
2010 Rosario Tenant Cinemabuhay International
Studio5
You To Me Are Everything Frank Benitez Jr. GMA Films
Regal Films
2009 I Love You, Goodbye Dr. Eduardo Vicencio Star Cinema
2008 One True Love Atty. Julian Mijares GMA Films
Regal Films
Sisa Don Rafael Ibarra OnCAM Productions
2007 Resiklo Mayor Imus Productions
Media Asia Films
2006 Moments of Love Senyor Andres Miguel Buenacer GMA Films
2004 Santa Santita Fr. Pascual Unitel Pictures International
Kuya Ted's father Regal Films
Mano Po 2: My Home Sol's father
2003 Ngayong Nandito Ka Teddy Cervantes Star Cinema
2001 Tusong Twosome Don Segundo Viva Films
1996 Where 'D' Girls 'R' Viva Films
Ikaw Naman ang Iiyak Leandro Salvacion
1979 Buhay Artista Ngayon RVQ Productions
Lion Dragon Films

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dumaual, Mario. "Veteran actor Chinggoy Alonso dies". ABS-CBN News. ABS-CBN. Retrieved 16 October 2017.
  2. ^ Rañoa-Bismark, Maridol (10 March 2002). "Chinggoy Alonzo: The best of two worlds". The Philippine Star.
  3. ^ Cruz, Francis Joseph A. (16 May 2013). "Filipino Fatherhood From The Afterlife: A plea to rediscover Jeffrey Jeturian's 'Sana Pag-ibig Na'". The Philippine Star.
  4. ^ "Chinggoy Alonzo bilang Hernando" (in Tagalog). GMA Network. 12 January 2013.
  5. ^ Miralles, Nitz (18 December 2005). "Ralion Alonso, maganda ang work sa Hongkong Disneyland". Pilipino Star Ngayon (in Tagalog). The Philippine Star.
  6. ^ "Veteran actor Chinggoy Alonso dies after battle with colon cancer". GMA News. GMA Network. Retrieved 17 October 2017.

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