Famous Screenwriters from Philippines

List of notable or famous screenwriters from Philippines, with bios and photos, including the top screenwriters born in Philippines and even some popular screenwriters who immigrated to Philippines. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Filipino screenwriters then this list is the perfect resource for you. These screenwriters are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known screenwriter from Philippines is included when available.

Examples include Lino Brocka and Rommel Tolentino.

This historic screenwriters from Philippines list can help answer the questions "Who are some Filipino screenwriters of note?" and "Who are the most famous screenwriters from Philippines?" These prominent screenwriters of Philippines may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Filipino screenwriters.

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    • Birthplace: Makati, Philippines
    Adolfo Alix Jr. or Adolf Alix (full name: Adolfo B. Alix Jr.) is a Filipino screenwriter and film director.
  • Al Tantay
    Age: 67
    • Birthplace: Philippines
    Al Tantay (born March 15, 1956) is a Filipino film actor, Comedian, and director and the former husband of Rio Locsin. He was discovered by Joey Gosiengfiao and was launched through the Regal Films ...more
    • Birthplace: Manila, Philippines
    Auraeus Solito, also known as Kanakan-Balintagos, is a Palawán-Filipino filmmaker and indigenous peoples rights advocate who comes from a lineage of shaman-kings from the Palawán tribe. He was one of ...more
  • Ben Feleo
    Dec. at 85 (1926-2011)
    • Birthplace: Quezon City, Philippines
    Ben Feleo was a Filipino film director and screenwriters who directed more than forty films.
  • Brian Ging
    Age: 47
    • Birthplace: Clark Air Base, Philippines
    Brian Ging is a film producer, director, editor, screenwriter and cinematographer.
    • Birthplace: Philippines
    Brian Yuzna (born August 30, 1949) is a Filipino-born American producer, director, and writer. He is best known for his work in the science fiction and horror film genres. Yuzna began his career as a ...more