Saturday, August 25, 2012

RIP Anita Linda

Anita Linda dies at age 87

Born Alice Lake on November 23, 1924, she took the stage name of Anita Linda and was a two-time FAMAS award-winning and Gawad Urian award-winning Filipino film actress. A romantic lead in her youth, she later gained critical acclaim for her portrayals in maternal or elderly roles. At the age of 74, she became the oldest actress to ever win a FAMAS award, when she was named Best Supporting Actress for Ang Babae sa Bubungang Lata. In 2008, at age 83, she was named Best Actress in the 10th Cinemanila International Film Festival (Southeast Asia Film Competition) for her portrayal of the titular character in Adela.

LINDA, Anita (Alice Lake)
Born: 11/23/1924, Pasay City, Philippines
Died: 8/25/2012, Pasay City, Philippines

Anita Linda’s westerns – actress:
Cuadro de Jack – 1968
Omar Cassidy and ther Sandalyas Kid – 1970

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