Young actor AJ Perez was remembered by his family, friends and supporters on his first death anniversary.
It has been one year since the actor passed away due to a vehicular accident.
A mass, commemorating his first death anniversary was held at the La Salle Greenhills of Divine Child Chapel.
This was followed by a gathering of his family and loved ones.
When Perez died, his death brought new life to two people after they were gifted with his corneas.
The Eye Bank Foundation of the Philippines posthumously honored the young actor by making him the foundation’s poster boy.
Perez also left a lasting impression as an actor for his portrayal of ‘Maalaala Mo Kaya,’ a ‘Tsinelas’ episode.
He was nominated under the category ‘Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Single Drama or Telemovie Program’ at the 2011 Golden Screen TV Awards.
Perez was part of the teen-oriented program ‘Abt Ur Luv’ and various television series including ‘Lobo’ and ‘Agua Bendita.’
The actor also earned a leading man role in primetime drama series ‘Sabel’ with actress Jessy Mendiola.