Who is Coco Martin?
We’ve all seen Coco Martin somewhere. He has always looked so familiar to us, yet we’re not sure sometimes where we’ve seen him or what his name is. Coco Martin somehow vaguely reminds us of the high school crush we had or the handsome varsity player heartthrob in college. But who really is Coco Martin?
Coco Martin has been dubbed as the Indie Prince of Philippine Cinema for his roles in numerous award-winning independent films he has been casted in. The latest movie of which he is a part, Jay, already won multiple international awards including Best Film in the Asian Hotshots in Berlin, and Special Award in both Bangkok International Film Festival and Bahamas International Festival.
Coco Martin first became know because of the critically acclaimed film (Masseur) for his portrayal of a young masseur from the province who went to Manila to work. Coco Martin won as Best Actor for the movie in the Young Critics Circle back in 2006. During the time the movie was being promoted, sexy pictures of Coco Martin circulated on the internet, making him more famous
Currently, Coco Martin appears in the Kapamilya Drama Tayong Dalawa.