Tino de Lara (born 1917) is a Filipino actor, also known as Tinno de Lara, who was an LVN Pictures supporting player.
He made his first movie under Luis Nolasco Production in 1948's Apat na Panalangin aka Four Prayers.
From then, he made six movies under Lvn Pictures for the next three years, namely: Kambal na Ligaya aka Twin Happiness with Leopoldo Salcedo, Makabagong Pilipina aka Modern Filipina with Lilia Dizon, Camelia with Carmen Rosales, Ang Kandidato with Pugo & Togo, Lupang Pangako aka Promise Land & Magkumparing Putik with Pugo & Togo.
In 1951, he transferred to another movie studio, the Premiere Production, where he made his first and only movie of Sa Oras ng Kasal aka In the Time of Wedding.
Claire Dizon Strauss professionally known as Lilia Dizon was a Filipina actress active in the 1940s and 1950s.
LVN Pictures, Inc. was a Filipino film studio that was considered one of the biggest in the history of Philippine cinema and its foremost establishment in motion picture post-production until 2005. In its heyday of motion picture production, LVN Pictures has been compared to that of the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios (MGM) of Hollywood because it had, under contract, the biggest stars and film craftsmen of the period. Before its closure in 2005, LVN Pictures was known as one of the oldest living film studio in the country.
José Clímaco was a Filipino film director.
Max Alvarado was a FAMAS award-winning Filipino film actor known mainly by his portrayals of villains in a career which spanned six decades.
Bayani Casimiro Sr. was a Filipino dancer who was among the leading stars of bodabil (vaudeville) in the 1930s and 1940s. He also appeared in musical films and later in life, in comedic roles. A tap dancer, he was frequently dubbed as the "Fred Astaire of the Philippines".
Florentino Ballecer was a Filipino character actor and a prewar movie player who made his film debut before World War II. Ballecer is typecast in some of his films as the father or a rich man and sometimes a singer.
Teody Belarmino (1922-1984) was a Filipino actor originally from the rustic town of Calamba, Laguna.
José Carmelo "Pempe" Ruiz Padilla Jr. was a Filipino actor who appeared in several dozen movies. He made his first movie in 1931.
Manuel Conde was a Filipino actor, director and producer. As an actor, he also used the screen name Juan Urbano during the 1930s aside from his more popular screen name.
Conrado Conde was a Filipino film director and an actor who made his first acting appearance as an extra in Parlatone Hispano-Filipino Carmelita a Roy de Silva movie and in the 1941 musical Panambitan.
Gil de León was a film actor.
Clarita Villarba Rivera, better known by her screen name Mila del Sol, was a Filipina actress, entrepreneur and philanthropist. Born in Tondo, Manila, she gained fame in her very first lead role in the 1939 film Giliw Ko. She was discovered by LVN Pictures President Doña Sisang de Leon, who insisted in casting her over the objections of the film's director, who felt she was too young for the part. It was the film's director, Carlos Vander Tolosa, who gave her the screen name Mila del Sol for "causing the sun (sol) to appear as if by miracle (milagro) over his otherwise overcast set whenever she was called in to do her scenes."
Justina David, sometimes credited as Justiniana David, was a mid-20th century Filipina film actress, often appearing as a martyred wife, a peasant, or a hopeless mother. Her career began before World War II and extended to the late 1960s.
Gloria Anne Borrego Galla, known professionally as Gloria Romero, is a multi-awarded Filipino actress, regarded as the “Queen of Philippine Movies”, her career spans over 70 years, and starred in more than 200 films and television programs. Some of her award-winning performances in films are, Tanging Yaman, Nagbabagang Luha and Dalagang Ilocana.
Bernard Bonnin was a Spanish Filipino actor.
Efren Ongpin Reyes Sr. was a Filipino actor and director. He was the father of Efren Reyes Jr.
Pugo and Togo were a Filipino comedy team in Philippine movies during the 1940s up to the 1950s. Composed of Mariano Contreras (1910–1978) and Andres Solomon (1905–1952), their brand of humor consisted of short skits, slapstick, and funny dialogues presented in Manila's theaters, most particularly Clover Theater and Avenue Theater. Mariano Contreras starred as Pugo, while Solomon portrayed Togo. They were both bald headed.
Eva Darren is a Filipino actress.
Delia Razon is a Filipina actress born to a German father and a Spanish Filipina mother. She made her debut in 1949 in the LVN Pictures' Krus na Bituin. Dona Narcisa de Leon discovered Lucy's talent and gave her the screen name Delia Razon. She became popular for her loveteam with Rogelio dela Rosa. She married Aurelio Reyes, whose daughter Rea Reyes married Rey "PJ" Abellana, a 1980s movie heartthrob. Carla Abellana is Razon's granddaughter.