Mayor speaks up about alleged suicide of close friend & actor ‘Banky’ Nonong Andres

Mayor speaks up about alleged suicide of close friend & actor ‘Banky’ Nonong Andres

- A Mayor in Quezon gave few statements about the death of his friend Nonong Andres

- Nonong, or known as “Bangkay,” was found dead in a resort in Plaridel

- The politician said his friend’s death is a sensitive matter

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A close friend of actor Nonong "Bangkay" de Andres, who happens to be a Mayor, finally gave few words about the death and rumored suicide of the celebrity.

KAMI learned that the veteran actor, who was 71 years old, died in a cottage of a beach located in Plaridel, Quezon.

Unofficial reports have been circulating online that the reason behind the celebrity’s death was “apparent suicide.”

The town Mayor, whose name is Bernard Tumagay, emotionally released some words about the unfortunate incident that happened to his friend.

He briefly expressed that Bangkay’s death is a sensitive topic and that it is better if the official statements will be coming from his own family.

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The politician also requested people to refrain from giving other meanings and controversies regarding the death of his acquaintance.

According to a report by, residents of the said municipality claimed that the actor was depressed, thus he allegedly took his own life.

Bangkay’s body was already brought to Lucena City for autopsy and returned to Plaridel for the burial.

In a previous article by the promising actor made sure that he achieved his life-long dream before he passed away.

Nonong gained popularity in the ‘90s after he appeared in several horror and comedy movies with Lilia Cuntapay. In 2014, he was part of the drama series “Forevermore” starring Liza Soberano and Enrique Gil. He also became a cast in “Bagani.”

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