Pen Medina

Crispin "Pen" Medina Sr. (born August 27, 1950) is a Filipino actor born in Arayat, Pampanga, Philippines. He is known for his role as Paciano Rizal in the award-winning film José Rizal shown for the Metro Manila Film Festival in 1998.

Pen Medina
Born
Crispin Medina, Sr.

(1950-08-27) August 27, 1950
Arayat, Pampanga, Philippines
OccupationActor
Movie writer
Years active1980–present
Relatives5 (including Ping and Alex)

Pen Medina is one of the most notable actors of his time, doing versatile roles in both the big screen and on various television shows. He is also the second KFC Filipino Colonel.

Personal life

Pen Medina is the father of Karl Medina, Crispin "Ping" Medina II, Alex Medina, Japs Medina, Victor Medina, and Zeth Medina. His sons Ping and Alex, who both had their roots in indie films, are currently active in local television. His other sons Karl and Victor have followed suit by taking on acting roles in other indie films as well.

Filmography

Television

YearTitleRoleNetwork
2019SahayaPanglima AlariGMA Network
2018 Ngayon At KailanmanLodiABS-CBN
Victor MagtanggolMr. AlcalaGMA Network
Wish Ko Lang!: Mistaken IdentityIndo
The CureRigor
2017TsuperheroLolo Pikoy/Piccololo
2016Ika-6 na UtosNoel
Dear Uge: Acting DyowaDaddy
Karelasyon: TenantGreg
A1 Ko Sa 'YoDom Domingo
FPJ's Ang ProbinsyanoFernanABS-CBN
2015 Pasión De AmorMaryo
Beautiful StrangersLevi RodriguezGMA Network
Alamat: Alamat ng BayabasHaring Barabas (voice)
Imbestigador: KokeyFernando "Nading" Guevarra
Oh My G!GABS-CBN
2014My BFFGerryGMA Network
2013Magkano Ba Ang Pag-ibig?Andoy Aguirre
Cassandra: Warrior AngelLolo GimoTV5
Carlo J. Caparas' Dugong BuhayArmando "Amang" BernabeABS-CBN
Bayan KoGovernor Antonio RubioGMA News TV
Little ChampTBAABS-CBN
2012Aso ni San RoqueBen "Mother Ben" AsinoGMA Network
E-BoyTatangABS-CBN
2011Ikaw Ay Pag-IbigGabriel
100 Days to HeavenTagasundo
Guns And RosesPhilip "Tsong" Marasigan
Pablo S. Gomez's MutyaHaring Merrick
2010IluminaFranciscoGMA Network
Star ConfessionsJoseph's FrTV5
Carlo J. Caparas' Panday KidsTasyoGMA Network
Rod Santiago's Agua BenditaPadre GuidoABS-CBN
2009May Bukas PaTotoy
Agimat: Ang Mga Alamat ni Ramon Revilla: Tiagong AkyatCastro "Kastrong Bato" Mananquil
Sine Novela: Ngayon At KailanmanVenor TorresGMA Network
2008Codename: AseroDr. Tagimoro
Carlo J. Caparas' Joaquin BordadoJilco
Obra
Komiks Presents: Tiny TonyMorgan PeraltaABS-CBN
E.S.P.BestreGMA Network
2007Mga Mata ni AnghelitaFather Joseph
Mga Kuwento ni Lola BasyangHari
Fantastic ManSingkit
2006AtlantikaDr. Naval
Encantadia: Pag-ibig Hanggang WakasHagorn
2005EncantadiaHagorn
Ang Mahiwagang Baul: Ang Alamat ng KawayanErmitanyo
2001Sa Puso Ko Iingatan KaAbner AramanABS-CBN
2000Tabing IlogEpifanio "Panyong" Delos Santos
1995Villa QuintanaFelix SamonteGMA Network

Movies

YearTitleRole
2016Fruits N' Vegetables: Mga BulakbolerosJanitor at the U.P. Campus-Diliman
2014Gangster Lolo
2014Sa Ngalan ng Ama, Ina, at mga AnakErning
201310,000 HoursSebastian Jago
2010NoyNick
2008I.T.A.L.Y.Gary Pinlac
2007Ang Cute Ng Ina MoFerdinand Marcos
2004Bcuz of UTatay
2003Till There Was YouFrank Boborol
2000DeathrowGabino
1999Muro-AmiDado
1998José RizalPaciano Rizal
1994Col. Billy Bibit, RAMDatu Kiram
1993SakayCol. Lucio De Vega
1992Shake, Rattle & Roll IVNGO Member
1991Shake, Rattle & Roll IIIFr. Salazar
1988A Dangerous LifeCol. Eduardo Doromal
1986Unfaithful WifeDetective Crispin Medina
1985Virgin ForestMacabebe Scout
1982HimalaPilo

Awards

Year Award-Giving Body Category Work Result
1999 Metro Manila Film Festival Best Supporting Actor Muro Ami[1] Won
2013 10,000 Hours[2] Won

References

  1. "Metro Manila Film Festival:1999". IMDB. Retrieved 2014-04-09.
  2. "Metro Manila Film Festival:2013". IMDB. Retrieved 2014-04-09.



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