'Zaido Green' Marky Cielo Dies
Philippine Entertainment Portal confirmed today that GMA-7 talent Marky Cielo died at dawn of Sunday. Initial reports reaching ABS-CBN and GMA-7 says that Marky Cielo died in his sleep. His mother tried to wake him up at around 6am but he never woke up.
GMA 7 issued the following statement past 4 p.m. Sunday on the death of Cielo.
"Bandang alas 10 kaninang umaga sa Antipolo Doctors Hospital ay idineklarang dead on arrival ang young actor at Starstruck Nationwide Invasion Sole Survivor na si Marky Cielo.
Ayon sa paunang salaysay ng kanyang ina na si Mildred Cielo, natagpuan niyang nakahandusay ang kanyang anak sa kanilang tahanan sa Antipolo, Rizal, at agad niya itong isinugod sa ospital. Sa ngayon ay hinintay pa nila ang resulta ng imbestigasyon sa sanhi ng pagpanaw ni Marky Cielo bago magbigay ng opisyal na pahayag ang kanyang pamilya.
Tubong Mountain Province at may lahing Igorot si Marky Cielo, at itinanghal na Sole Survivor sa Season 3 ng Starstruck. Hinangaan siya sa kanyang husay sa kanyang pag-arte at pagsayaw.
Huli siyang napanood sa Startok, SOP, at La Lola. Siya rin ang tumatayong Youth Spokesperson ng Department of Health.
Si Marky Cielo ay 20 years old. Bukod sa mga panalangin, humihiling ang pamilya Cielo ng privacy sa matinding dagok na to sa kanilang buhay."
Dinno Erece of Philippine Entertainment Portal also reported that he last saw Marky Cielo yesterday night at Station 168 playing his favorite online game, Special Forces. He has been playing this game for the past months, thanks to the influence of fellow Starstruck talents Mark Herras and Mike Tan. His SF identity was "Igorot".
Marky Cielo was famous for being the Green Zaido in GMA-7's shameful Philippine sequel of the Japanese Metal Hero series Shaider, Zaido: Pulis Pangkalawakan.
Cielo's human form in Zaido was named Alexis. Alexis was also the name given to Hiroshi Tsuburaya's human character in the Philippine dubbed version of Shaider. Tsuburaya died last July 24th 2001 due to a liver disease.
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