Film and TV director Gilbert Perez passes away

Veteran film and television director Gilbert Perez passed away Wednesday evening.

Manong Gilbert Perez
Manong Gilbert Perez

He was 48. Perez suffered a heart attack last July 1, while directing a scene for the upcoming teleserye A Time for Us, starring Jericho Rosales and Malaysian star Carmen Soo. He directed the television show “Ready, Get Set, Go,” and also some episodes of “Maalaala Mo Kaya.” In the movies, he directed films for Star Cinema like “Dreamboy.”