Actor Rudy Fernandez died early Saturday morning, after his long battle with cancer. He was 55.

The actor, one of the Philippines’ finest action stars, appeared in films such as Markang Bungo and Victor Corpus. He is the husband of actress Lorna Tolentino, with whom he has two chldren. He is also the father of actor Mark Anthony Fernandez, with former partner actress Alma Moreno.

His remains were brought to the Heritage Memorial Crematorium in Taguig.