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 Illness Cancer: What Type Of Cancer Did Cherie Gil Have?
Cherie Gil died on August 5, 2022, at the age of 59, after a battle with brain cancer, according to talent manager Annabelle Rama.
Cherie went bald before her death, which causes a lot of stir.