RIP German Moreno, 82


Prominent comedian and TV host German Moreno died at dawn Friday. He was 82.

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A report by Radyo Inquirer quoted a statement issued by his nephew and fellow TV host John Nite, saying that Moreno, who is more popularly known as ‘Kuya Germs’’, died around3.20 a.m. from cardiac arrest.

Kuya Germs has been credited with developing and producing some of the country’s biggest stars through his former TV show ‘That’s Entertainment.’’
He was also host of the popular program ‘‘Walang Tulugan.’’

Moreno suffered a mild stroke last year but recovered and went back to hosting his programs on television and radio.

Immediately after Moreno’s death was announced, outpouring of grief and condolences were received by his family, the radio report said.



Kuya Germs recuperating from mild stroke!


VETERAN TV host and star builder German “Kuya Germs” Moreno has suffered a mild stroke last January 2, 2015 and as of this writing, he is at the Stroke Care Unit (SCU) of St. Luke’s Medical Center, Quezon City.

According to his son, Federico Moreno, “His right leg is at 50% mobility. 0% on his right arm and a bit slurry on his speech.

“We humbly ask for your prayers for his quick recovery. Pls pray for Papa.”

But Federico was quick to add: “Don’t worry, he’s OK. It’s just that he cannot entertain any calls nor guests for the coming days. Hope you understand.”

Kuya Germs is now 71-years old and is still active on television and showbiz events.