John Regala Death, Obituary – June 3rd 2023 Veteran actor John Regala dies, John Paul Guido Boucher Scherrer, who was best known by his screen name John Regala, was a Filipino actor and environmentalist. He was born on September 12, 1967, and passed away on June 3, 2023. After gaining prominence as a cast member on the television show That’s Entertainment in 1986, he went on to perform well-known antagonist parts in action movies and teleseryes during the 1990s. He is still active in the entertainment industry. Along with other Philippine action film stars like Robin Padilla and the late Ace Vergel, he was often unofficially referred to as the “Bad Boy” of the industry.
Regala was not only one of the most talented Filipino actors, but also one of the most contentious actors working in the local entertainment industry. Because of his work in “The Fatima Buen Story,” which was released in 1994, he was considered for a nomination for “Best Supporting Actor” at the Gawad Urian Awards. At the 37th Metro Manila Film Festival, which took place in 2011, he was awarded the title of “Best Supporting Actor” for his performance in the movie Kingpin: The Asiong Salonga Story.
Alyas Baby Face, Primitivo Ebok Ala: Kalaban Mortal ni Baby Ama, The Vizconde Massacre: God, Help Us!, and Batas Ko ay Bala are the films in which Regala is best known for playing a role. Regala was diagnosed with liver cirrhosis in August of the year 2020 and admitted to the hospital. According to the information provided by his wife at New Era General Hospital, he passed away on June 3, 2023 at 6:05 in the morning as a result of cardiac arrest brought on by liver and kidney issues.