L.S. Martinez (Leandro San Juan Martinez), a freelance cartoonist, is the creator of many notable characters in the 60s and 70s--- Tsikiting Gubat, Nognog, Atorni Agaton, Atoman, Tik & Tak, Kuwentong Kuneho, Haragan con Maldita, T. V. Lampoon, Doon Po Sa Amin and Mac en Kulit. Nognog, Atorni Agaton and Mac en Kulit were later adapted into film.
Nognog, appeared in the pages of UNITED Komiks in the 70s and was made into the movies in 1980 with boy wonder, Nino Muhlach in the lead role.
D' Wonder Films
Release Date December 12, 1980
Based on the character created by L.S. martinez
Screenplay Ric Aquino
Cinematography Pedro Manding, Jr.
Direction Nilo Saez
Cast Niño Muhlach (in the title role), Panchito, Chichay, Dely Atay-Atayan, Cachupoy, Bonnie (Mong) De Jesus, Manny Luna and Maricris Bermont/ Also Starring Bella Flores, Dexter Doria, Heidi Melendres, Don Pepot, Ed Villapol, Palito, Lily Miraflor, Matimtiman Cruz, Bayani Casimiro, Danny Rojo, Jimmy Santos/ Special Participation- Marissa Delgado, Paquito Diaz, Anne Villegas and Babalu
"Nognog" by L.S. Martinez
UNITED Komiks/ 1970 & 1971
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