Jiro Manio wants to stage a showbiz comeback after undergoing a rehab.
Manio also said that if he will not be given the chance, he wants to study in college.
While doing his rehabilitation at Camille House Care Center, he finished high school and was awarded Most Inspiring student during the commencement exercise.
The people around Manio feel that he deserves a second chance as an actor.
Manio did fine performances in his portrayal as a good-hearten young boy in ‘Magnifico,’ earning plaudits here and abroad.
In 2004 won his first URIAN best actor and FAMAS best child actor.
Maryo J. delos Reyes was Jiro’s mentor-discoverer and he felt that his ward did not fail him.