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Monday, March 21, 2011


"Gorio and his Jeepney," was one of Chiquito's early TV shows. It was aired in 1966 at ABC-Channel 5. The popular daily cartoon strip by Ben Alcantara was also made into a movie in 1962.

Chiquito did another TV show, "The Chiquito Show," a musical show, for Channel 5 in 1968.

"Gorio and his Jeepney" TV Show (1966)

"Gorio and his Jeepney" cartoon strip by Ben Alcantara

"Gorio and his Jeepney" (1962)- Stars Chiquito, Yolanda Guevarra, Bert Silva, Pugak, Vicente Liwanag, Dely Atay-Atayan, Paquito Toledo, Ponga/ Directed by Pablo Santiago

"The Chiquito Show" (1968)


Anonymous said...

are the movies for sale (dvd?)
''am interested to buy .

Unknown said...

Based from the comic strip created by Ben Alcantara about a jeepney driver & breadwinner of the family the main hero/protagonist played by Chiquito in the 1960's film & television aired on ABC 5 from 1966-69 show & a remake of a classic television show a dream role wants to portray as Gorio a new role
will be Janno Gibbs or Ogie Alcasid vote for the character soon to be aired on TV5 early next year in 2016. Thanks for the information. From:Wayne www.tv5.com/ph

Unknown said...

Filipino author/illustrator now based in Los Angeles now resides to become a cartoonist his son became an author/illustrator will be educated in UCLA as graphic artist/digital arts in literature & media & his legacy continues on this day the story continues. Thanks for the information. From:Wayne


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