Khavn de la Cruz

Active - 2005 - 2012  |   Born - Nov 30, 1972 in Philippines  |   Genres - Comedy

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  • Started Oracafe, a cultural hub for Filipino writers and artists, in the 1990s.
  • Founded .MOV International Digital Film Festival in 2002; regarded as the father of Philippine digital filmmaking.
  • Wrote songs for Mondomanila (2010) that were originally written for a Bollywood version of the film.
  • Collaborated with acclaimed cinematographer Christopher Doyle for his film Ruined Heart (2012).
  • Has penned and published five books, including Guhit ng Talampakan, a collection of his poems.
  • Has served as a faculty member at the Ateneo De Manila University, his alma mater; received the Dean's Award for Literature from the varsity.
  • In 2008, wrote Ultraviolins, his first fiction and also the first postmodern book of stories in Filipino.
  • Leads the bands, The Brockas, Fando & Lis and Vigo.