- Alden Richards earned both praise and criticism from netizens for latest role
- He portrayed Boni Ilagan, a student activist and survivor during the Martial Law era
- Many netizens praised his performance while others tagged him as "dilawan"
Alden Richards gave an outstanding performance in GMA's Martial Law special.
He played the role of Boni Ilagan, a survivor during the Martial Law.
Ilagan was captured and tortured along with Pete Lacaba (portrayed by Rocco Nacino).
Many netizens gave Alden a thumbs-up for a good portrayal.
There were those however, who said that Alden used his popularity to destroy the image of ex-president Marcos.
Alden simply brushed off all of his bashers.