The Actors’ Guild or the Kapisanan ng mga Artistang Pilipino sa Pelikula at Telebisyon (KAPPT) will hold its annual Christmas party on Tuesday, December 22, at the MOWELFUND plaza.
A special meeting of the board of directors led by KAPP President Philip Salvador last Thursday, December 10 ironed out final arrangements for the whole day affair.
The meeting was also attended by Rez Cortez, chairman of the board; Tirso Cruz III, vice-president for internal affairs; Lyn Madrigal, secretary; and board directors Amay Bisaya and Rey Solo.
It will be remembered that the new board was elected during its annual Christmas party on December 27 last year. The election of officers was held on May 10, 2009.
The other officers of the guild are Patrick dela Rosa, vice president for external affairs, and Gina Alajar, treasurer. The other board directors are: Jeorge ‘ER’ Ejercito Estrada, Baldo Marro, Dick Israel, Jestoni Alarcon, Vic Felipe, Joko Diaz and Pol Pepito.
Philip Salvador is the ninth president of the Actors Guild. In chronological order, these were the previous presidents of the guild: Actor-Director Robert Arevalo, Actor-Director-Producer Fernando Poe Jr., Actor Paquito Diaz, Actor-Producer Rudy Fernandez, Actor Edu Manzano, Actor-Director-Producer Ronnie Ricketts, Actor German Moreno and Actor ER Ejercito.
The guild will hold another board meeting on Thursday, December 17, at its MOWELFUND office to finalize plans for the annual Christmas party.
According to board Director Amay Bisaya, who is now running for senator for the forthcoming 2010 elections, the whole day affair will also feature raffles and bingo games for guild members and their families.
Rice and goods will also be distributed.
The three actor senators—Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada, Ramon ‘Bong’ Revilla Jr. and Lito Lapid—have been invited to grace the affair.
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