Jesusa Purificacion Levy Sonora-Poe more well-known by the screen name Susan Roces, was a Filipina actress producer, director, and widow of Ronald Allan Kelley Poe, more popularly called Fernando Poe Jr.
Roces is often referred to as being the “Queen of Philippine Movies” and starred in more than 130 movies.
She was awarded Five FAMAS Awards, including two Best Actress wins. FAP Awards honored her with a Lifetime Achievement Award for her longevity in the industry and her contribution to Philippine film.
The Philippine Post Office honored Roces with a stamp that recognized him as one of the ten most outstanding Filipinos.
In the year 2005, Roces was among the first to be inducted into the Eastwood City Walk of Fame.
Born on July 28, 1941, in Bacolod, Philippines, Roces died on May 20, 2022, at the age of 80.
Susan Roces Siblings: Rosemarie Sonora, Teresita Sonora
Rosemarie Sonora and Teresita Sonora are Susan Roces siblings.
Rosa Maria “Rosemarie” Levy Sonora is a Filipina former actress.
She was born on April 14, 1948, Bacolod, Philippines, making her 74 in 2022.
Rosemarie Sonora Movies
Ulilang Anghel (1958)
Dance O Rama (1963)
Maraming Kulay ang Pag-ibig (1966)
Ikaw Ay Akin, Ako Ay sa Iyo (1968)
Juanita Banana (1968)
Rikkitik Loves Rositik (1969)
Gintong Alaala (1970)
The Young at Heart (1970)
First Kiss (1970)
Life Everlasting (1971)
Dearest, Forever… (1972)
Love Eternal (1972)
The Manila Connection (1974)
Nagbabagang Silangan (1975)
At Lumaganap ang Lagim (1975)
Hari sa Hari, Lahi sa Lahi (1987)
Campus Beat (1984)
Teresita Sonora is Susan Roces’ sister. Not like her sister Rosemarie Sonora, much is not known about her.