Esteemed GMA reporter Cesar Apolinaro succumbed to Lymphoma on December 13, 2019. He was 46.

He is survived by wife Joy and their children.

GMA and rival ABS-CBN reported the passing of the Kapuso reporter, who has been with the network since his graduation from University of Santo Tomas.

Not only was he a reporter, but he became a documentary writer and a filmmaker, with one entry for the Metro Manila Film Festival.

Spratlys Charade expresses sincere condolences for the reporter’s demise.