Veteran actor Eddie Garcia is overjoyed with the recognition he received from Congress.
The 86-year old actor said that it is such an honor receiving such recognition, especially coming from lawmakers.
Garcia attended the said event at the House of Representatives to receive his Congressional Commendation through House Resolution 238.
House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. and Rep. Silvestre Bello III penned the said resolution.
Garcia, Jesus Garcia Verches in real life, served as a soldier of the Philippine Scout before getting his big break in the movie industry. His first movie is “Siete Infantes De Lara” in 1950.
(with DZRH Jana Abejero)