Ricardo Carlos Castro Yan or most popularly known as Rico Yan was one of the most popular matinee idols before. Many people easily fell in love with because of his good looks and his great acting skills. He started to become more popular when he got paired with actress Claudine Barreto who also became his girlfriend. They became one of the most admired love teams during their prime.
But, his showbiz career came to an end back on March 29, 2002. Rico Yan p4ssed away inside his hotel room at the Dos Palmas Resort in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan after the actor experienced acute hemorrhagic pancreatitis while on his sleep.
It’s been more than a decade now since the actor p4ssed away but his beautiful smile and his memories will never fade away and will forever remain in our hearts.
The fans of RYCB (Rico Yan-Claudine Barretto) once garnered together as a group and look back to the memories that Rico and Claudine shared during their prime. They were also very glad upon seeing the nephew of Rico who really looks like Rico. The boy is identified as Alfonso Yan-Tueres, 14-year-old and the son of Geraldine, the sister of the late actor.
A fan shared a photo of Rico’s nephew in the Facebook group, RYCB Forever. She added that the boy really has a huge resemblance to their idol, except for Rico’s dimples.
Many of his supporters and fans were very happy as they see their idol seems to be alive again through Alfonso. However, some of them can’t help but felt lone as they missed Rico, especially his charming and beautiful smile that captivates the hearts of many. Meanwhile, there are some netizens who were hoping that the boy will also enter the showbiz industry.
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