MANILA, Philippines—Roy Alvarez, a Filipino veteran actor, has died of cardiac arrest on Tuesday, February 11, 2014, at the age of 63. Celebrities expressed their grief of losing one of the most credible antagonists in Philippine cinema.
Roy Alvarez appeared in well-known TV soaps, such as, the recent “Villa Quintana”, Marian Rivera’s “Amaya”, “Her Wonder Walis” and the controversial, “My Husband’s Lover.” As an actor, he starred in memorable films like “Rizal sa Dapitan.” He has a daughter, Miren Alvarez, by wife, Nieves Campa-Alvarez.
Friends and celebrities trooped to twitter to extend their condolences
Rest in Peace, Roy Alvarez. You will be immortalized by your great work as an actor and the influence you had on young actors like me.
— Paulo Avelino (@mepauloavelino) February 11, 2014
RIP Mr. Roy Alvarez. Deepest Condolences to the family.
— ogie alcasid (@ogiealcasid) February 11, 2014
The industry has lost another great man/actor. #RIPRoyAlvarez my condolences to the family of Mr. Roy Alvarez. Rest in peace po 🙁
— Lot de Leon (@LotlotdeLeon) February 11, 2014
With sadness and grief, my heartfelt sympathies to the family of Mr Roy Alvarez, a good actor, a friend and a great person. I will miss you.
— Gina Alajar (@ginalajar28) February 11, 2014