Rico Yan

Filipino Actor
Born Mar 14, 1975

Ricardo Carlos Castro Yan was a Filipino matinee idol, model and actor. He was under an exclusive contract in the ABS-CBN Broadcasting Network. Rico Yan was a member of ABS-CBN's circle of homegrown talents named Star Magic. He graduated from De La Salle University-Manila. Yan finish a degree in Business Management. Yan was a Youth Spokesman for the Department of Education before he died.… Read More

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1975 Birth Born on March 14, 1975.


He was an alumnus of Star Circle Batch 1 now ABS-CBN's Star Magic in November 1995. … Read More
1996 21 Years Old 1 More Event
The year 1996 marked as a compelling period in Yan's career, he became notable. … Read More
1997 22 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1997, Yan played Gabriel Maglayon in successful primetime television drama Mula Sa Puso, an assiduous cab driver who is willing to give up everything for the family and loved one, alongside Claudine Barretto. … Read More
1998 23 Years Old In the film Kay Tagal Kang Hinintay, a romantic drama, directed by Rory Quintos in September 1998, Yan played Alex Medina, an aspiring business man whose only dream is to open his own restaurant. … Read More
2001 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2001, Yan maneuvered to a different genre from leading man to be part of a comic triumvirate called Whattamen whom initially started in Gimik.
2002 27 Years Old 1 More Event
On March 29, 2002, Yan was found dead inside his hotel room by his friend, actor Dominic Ochoa at the Dos Palmas Resort in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan. … Read More
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