|Full Name Benjamin Feleo|
Years active 1950–2003
Children Johnny Delgado
Occupation Director, writer
Role Film director
|Other names Mang Ben|
Name Ben Feleo
Religion Roman Catholicism
|Born January 24, 1926 (1926-01-24) Quezon City, Philippine Islands|
Died February 12, 2011, Quezon City, Philippines
Ex-spouse Zeny Zabala, Victorina Marasigan
Movies Humanap Ka ng Panget, Extranghero, Tataynic, Weyt a minit - kapeng m, Bikini Watch
Similar People Johnny Delgado, Zeny Zabala, Ina Feleo, Andrew E, Anna Feleo
Grandchildren Ina Feleo, Anna Feleo
Benjamin "Ben" Feleo Sr. (January 24, 1926 – September 21, 2011) was a Filipino film director and screenwriter who directed more than forty films.
Early life and career
Feleo's film career began with Dalawang Bandila in 1950. He was best known for Filipino comedic films, including Wooly Booly II and Humanap Ka ng Panget in 1990.
He was married to educator Victorina Marasigan, with son Juan Feleo a.k.a. Johnny Delgado, and Benjamin Feleo Jr. (also known as Bobby). Though they were blessed with two children, his marriage failed with Marasigan. He found love in 1964 with actress Zeny Zabala and was with her till he died.
Feleo died on 21 September 2011, he was only 85, due to stroke. He was buried at Loyola Memorial Park in Marikina City. He was predeceased by his son, actor Johnny Delgado. and Benjamin Feleo Jr