Cherie Gil Boyfriend, Net Worth & Family Life Explored as Filipino Actress Died at 59

Incredible Filipino entertainer Cherie Gil has died. The entertainer, known as ‘La Primera Contravida’ for her acting ability, passed on Friday, August 5, at 59 years old.

She had been fighting the Cancer disease for quite a while.


Know More About Veteran Flipino Actress Cherie Gil

Filipino actress Evangeline Rose “Cherie” Gil Eigenmann was born in the Philippines. She had a nearly 50-year career and was known as “La Primera Contravida” (“The Prime Villain”) because of her acting skills, which got her cast in many villainous parts.

At the age of 9, she started her career as a child actor. She is well remembered for her portrayal as Lavinia Arguelles in Bituing Walang Ningning, when she delivered the famous remark to Dorina, played by Sharon Cuneta, “You’re nothing but a second-rate, trying hard copycat!”

Cherie Gil
Cherie Gil (Credit: Yann Coatsaliou/Getty Images)

Moreover, She was married to musician Rony Rogoff, with whom she had two children, Raphael and Bianca.

Jeremiah David, another kid from a previous union with actor Leo Martinez, was also a child for her. 

However, Six months before she passed away in February 2022, Gil moved to New York to put her “mental, emotional, spiritual states” first and “to be with her kids.”

Gil has received the FAMAS Award and the National Commission for Culture and the Arts Ani ng Dangal, among other honors. But, also she received a Best Supporting Actress Hall of Famer at the Metro Manila Film Festival. She received the Best Actress honor at the ASEAN International Film Awards in 2015.


Moreover, At the 2015 Madrid International Film Festival, she also took home the prize for Best Lead Actress in a Foreign Language Film.

As of result of her performance in Citizen Jake, she won the Best Supporting Actress prize at the 42nd Gawad Urian Awards in 2019.

Cherie Gil Biography

Original Name Evangeline Rose Gil Eigenmann
Nick Name Cherie Gil
Parents Eddie Mesa, Rosemarie Gil
SiblingsMichael de Mesa and Mark Gil
Net Worth $1.5 Million
Born on May 12, 1963
Died on 5 August 2022
Native Place Manila, Philippines
Profession Actress
Husband Rony Rogoff
Nationality Flipino
Weight 77kg
Age59 years old

Here is all you need to know about Cherie Gil’s Boyfriend and Family Life

Cherie Gil is married.

Cherie Gil was married to musician Rony Rogoff, with whom she had two children, Raphael and Bianca.

Jeremiah David, another kid from a previous union with actor Leo Martinez, was also a child for her. 

Cherie Gil was the sister of actors Michael de Mesa and Mark Gil as well as the daughter of singer-actors Eddie Mesa and Rosemarie Gil from the Philippines.

Cherie Gil

Cherie Gil, who was born on May 12, 1963, to singer Eddie Mesa and actress Rosemarie Gil, was destined for the entertainment industry because of her attractive patrician features and family history in the industry.

Her brothers, fellow performers Michael de Mesa and Mark Gil, had already begun performing when her parents had already blazed a significant path in the business.


Together, and later with the third generation’s offspring, which includes famous people Sid Lucero, Gabby, Andi, and Max Eigenmann, as well as Ryan, AJ, and Geoff Eigenmann.

Cherie Gil’s NetWorth in 2022

One of the wealthiest and most well-known movie actresses is Cherie Gil.

The total assets of Cherie Gil are around $1.5 million as of now

Cherie Gil
Cherie Gil (Credit: Getty Images)

Cherie Gil Dies at 59 after battling Cancer

Annabelle Rama, a friend of Cherie Gil’s, said that she died on August 5, 2022, from cancer. She posted


She fought cancer for a long time in an effort to have a perfect life. All of her followers and admirers were shocked and saddened when she tragically departed away.


Many of her employees and fans have shared the sad news and expressed their sympathies on social media. Currently, the death of a valued family member is causing her family immense grief.

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