A social media user utilized Facebook to find aid for popular 80’s actor-comedian Dick Israel following the latter’s residence in Caloocan City was destroyed by fire just recently.
The netizen known as Sidemiod Francisco Datanam published a post on Sunday, July 3 where we can see the 57-year-old actor at the same time asking for help from kind-hearted people online.
Datanam captioned his post with photo: “Sna mkatulong tayo idol dick Israel nasunugan po sya sa bagong bario brgy 144 pls share,“. At the time of this writing, it was already shared 2,000 times in facebook.
The 57-year-old versatile actor has become renowned for portraying mostly bad guy roles in more than 220 movies, and had become part of 22 tv shows.
In 2010, Israel suffered from a heart stroke, which left one half of his body disabled, and also affected the way he speak.
As per PEP report, showbiz personalities like Lorna Tolentino, Christopher de Leon, John Lloyd Cruz, Bea Alonzo, Karylle, to name a few, provided him monetary support then.