Phillip Salvador

Active - 1980 - 1989  |   Born - Aug 22, 1953 in Manila, Philippines  |   Genres - Drama, Action, Adventure, Comedy

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  • Was the protégé of famous Filipino director Lino Brocka; worked with him on 10 films in a row.
  • His film Jaguar (1979) was the first Filipino movie ever to be nominated at the Cannes Film Festival.
  • Won his first Best Actor award at FAMAS Awards for Bayan Ko: Kapit Sa Patalim (1984).
  • Worked in several biopics, including Bobby Barbers: Parak (1997), for which he won another FAMAS Best Actor award.