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Ben Feleo

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Full Name  Benjamin Feleo
Years active  1950–2003
Children  Johnny Delgado
Occupation  Director, writer
Role  Film director

Other names  Mang Ben
Name  Ben Feleo
Nationality  Filipino
Religion  Roman Catholicism
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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

Ben Feleo

Benjamin "Ben" Feleo Sr. (January 24, 1926 – September 21, 2011) was a Filipino film director and screenwriter who directed more than forty films.


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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.

Personal life

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


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