Peque Gallaga

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  • Birth Name: Maurice Ruiz de Luzuriaga Gallaga
  • Birth Place: Not Available
  • Profession: Director, Screenwriter, Production designer, Producer, Actor
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Fast Facts

  • As a student at school, he directed house plays and barkada skits, and was actively involved in school presentations.
  • Started his career as a production designer with the movie Ganito Kami Noon, Paano Kayo Ngayon? (1976). 
  • Oro, Plata, Mata (1982) was his first successful movie as a director.
  • Bagged the Best Director Award for his movie Magic Temple (1996) at the Metro Manila Film Festival.
  • Has been an Artist-in-Residence at the University of St. La Salle, Bacolod since 2006.
  • In 2015, organized his first solo art exhibit called Gray Matters, featuring the young kids of Negros.

Relationships

  • Wanggo Gallaga — Son

College

  • University of St. La Salle, Bacolod, Philippines

Details

  • Birth Name: Maurice Ruiz de Luzuriaga Gallaga
  • Birth Place: Not Available
  • Profession: Director, Screenwriter, Production designer, Producer, Actor