Tag Archives: John Arcilla

June 11, 2016

National Treasures: Actors (and an actress) who played Filipino heroes on PeopleAsia



This Independence Day, PeopleAsia invites you to celebrate one of the most historically significant days of the calendar with these talented thespians who brought some of our beloved Filipino heroes to life on the screen. Alden Richards: Jose Rizal in Ilustrado “I was ready to quit and just focus on my studies. On the day they Continue Reading


January 22, 2016

The General Truth About John Arcilla


Before Heneral Luna opened in a handful of theaters nationwide, the movie’s marketing team was in a quandary. Would Filipino moviegoing millennials, so hung up on mindless rom-coms, sci-fi thrillers and zombie potboilers, still care about a brash but brilliant Filipino general who lived a century and a quarter ago?