Famous Filipino actress, Comedian, Singer, and TV Host, Cherie Gil, has passed away at the age of 59.
Born on May 12, 1963, in Manila, Philippines, With a career spanning nearly 50 years, Cherie was dubbed the “La Primera Contravida” for her acting prowess which landed her in numerous antagonistic roles.
Cherie is a FAMAS Award winner, a recipient of Ani ng Dangal by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts, and a Hall of Famer at the Metro Manila Film Festival in the Best Supporting Actress category.
She won the Best Actress trophy at the ASEAN International Film Awards in 2015.
The same year, she also won the Best Lead Actress in a Foreign Language Film at the 2015 Madrid International Film Festival.
Cherie was awarded the Best Supporting Actress at the 42nd Gawad Urian Awards for her portrayal in Citizen Jake in 2019.
Cherie Gil passed away on August 5, 2022, at the age of 59.
Cherie Gil Children: Bianca Rogoff, Jay Gil, Raphael Rogoff
The late Cherie Gil had three children; a daughter Bianca Rogoff and two sons Jay Gil and Raphael Rogoff.
Cherie Gill’s daughter Bianca Rogoff is an actress, singer, and songwriter. She is known for her role of Maria in the Feature Film, Sensitive and In Love, which premiered at The Director’s Guild of America New York Theatre in 2020.
Cherie’s son Jay Gil was born on May 12, 1980, and is currently 42 years old. He plays a big part in the music business and is renowned for his charm.
Cherie’s son Raphel Rogoff is a musician. He graduated from Scarsdale Senior High School in New York in July 2016.
Raph enrolled at New York University to pursue a degree in global liberal studies with a focus on politics, ethics, and religion.