Lito Anzures

Lito Anzures

actor, director, writer

Lito Anzures was born on Feb 22, 1927 in Philippines. Lito Anzures's big-screen debut came with Ramir directed by Ramon Estella in 1958, strarring . Lito Anzures is known for Tukso layuan mo ako! directed by Abbo Dela Cruz, Gretchen Barretto stars as Demonyita and Romnick Sarmenta as Daniel. Lito Anzures has got 2 awards and 8 nominations so far. The most recent award Lito Anzures achieved is Gawad Urian Awards. The upcoming new movie Lito Anzures plays is Tukso layuan mo ako! which will be released on Sep 11, 1991.

Angelito Castro Anzures was born to Felix Anzures and Juliana Castro in 1927. He studied at the Marcelo H. del Pilar Elementary School and finished his secondary education at Bulacan Academy, Bulacan. Using his nickname "Lito" for films, he first appeared in Halik Sa Bandila (1948), followed by Sigaw ng Digmaan (1963), Tanging Ikaw (1968), Sorrento (1968), Romantika (1970), Mga Anghel na Walang Langit (1970), Ang Kampana ng Santa Quiteria (1971), Daluyong at Habagat (1976) and Ibilanggo Si Nene Magtanggol (1977). Goodlooking and dramatic, he appeared in 7 films opposite movie star Fernando Poe Jr., including Sigaw ng Digmaan, Tanging Ikaw, Sorrento, Ang Pagbabalik ni Daniel Barron (1968), Asedillo (1971), Agila ng Maynila (1989) and Wanted: Pamilya Banal (1989). In 1963, he received a best supporting actor award from the Film Academy of Movie Arts & Sciences (FAMAS) for his performance in Sigaw ng Digmaan; ironically, his first starring role, not supporting. In 1985 he received best supporting actor citations from Star Awards and Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino (MANUNURI) for Paradise Inn (1985). After a slew of supporting actor nominations and awards, he was finally nominated as Best Actor for Ang Pinakamandang Hayop sa Balat ng Lupa (1974) by FAMAS.

  • Birthday

    Feb 22, 1927
  • Place of Birth

    Santa Ines, Bulacan, Philippines

Known For


2 wins & 8 nominations

Gawad Urian Awards
Best Supporting Actor (Pinakamahusay na Pangalawang Aktor)
Winner - Gawad Urian Award
FAMAS Awards
Best Supporting Actor
Winner - FAMAS Award

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