Veteran actor Dick Israel has passed away. He was 68. The sad news was relayed to media by actress Vivian Velez.
Dick Israel, Ricardo Vizcarra Michaca in real life, suffered stroke in 2010 that affected his speech and left half of his body paralyzed.
He is known for his remarkable villain performances in numerous Filipino movies.
Last July, Dick Israel made headline after his house in Caloocan City got destroyed by fire. Help and support pours in from his friends in showbiz industry.
Details of his death will be posted here once we get more info.