The showbiz industry is mourning over the passing of veteran actor Roy Avarez on Tuesday due to cardiac arrest. It happened at around 4 pm. He was 63 years old and is considered as one of the most talented and gifted veteran actors the industry has possessed. It was confirmed by Nieves Campa-Alvarez, and daughter, Miren Alvarez through the ABS-CBN News. His remains will be at the Sanctuary Greenhills.
The news spread quickly on social networking sites, specifically, twitter, through his co-stars Maricar de Mesa and Gina Alajar who also expressed their condolences to the family of the veteran actor.
Here are the tweets of his co-stars:
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.