Jose Revilla (December 7, 1922 – March 9, 2011), professionally known as Armando Goyena, was a Philippine actor and matinée idol who was popular during the 1950s.
Revilla was married to Francisca "Paquita" Roces and the couple had eight children: Maritess, Tina, Johnny, Ces, Pita, Rossi, Malu, and Cita. Two daughters became popular movie stars during the 1970s: Maritess and Tina Revilla. Among his grandchildren who joined show business are Bernard and Mico Palanca, Bianca Araneta and Lexi Schulze.
Together with his onscreen movie partner, Tessie Quintana, Revilla appeared in Prinsesang Basahan, Hawayana, Tia Loleng, Virginia, and Isabelita. Goyena, together with Cecilia Lopez and Jonny Reyes, starred in Anak ng Berdugo. He stopped acting in 1958 after getting married.
He resumed acting in the early 1990s. In 1995, he played Don Eugenio López in Chito Roño’s Eskapo. Roño used him again in 2001 for Yamashita: The Tiger's Treasure. His final film appearance was Annie B. in 2004.
|Sa Tokyo Ikinasal||Fidel||1948|
|Kaaway ng Babae||1948|
|Ibigin Mo Ako, Lalaking Matapang||1949|
|Tenyente Carlos Blanco||Tenyente Carlos Blanco||1952|
|Mahal Kita Walang Iba||Lolo Manolo||1992|
|Ang Kuya Kong Siga||1993|
|Eskapo||Don Eugenio Lopez Sr.||1995|
|Wanted Perfect Murder||Mr. Payonggayong||1997|
|Pagdating ng Panahon||Himself||1998|
|Yamashita: The Tiger's Treasure||Carmelo Rosales||2001|
|Annie B. (final film)||2004|
|Lovingly Yours, Helen||1988|||
Goyena died on March 9, 2011, aged 88, from a pulmonary embolism.
- ↑ Actor Armando Goyena dies at 88.
- ↑ Mendoza, Meg. "Sweet nothings", Manila Standard, Manila Standard News, Inc., October 21, 1988, p. 25. Retrieved on June 19, 2020. “ALSO in Lovingly Yours last Sunday, former showbiz heart-throb Armando Goyena made a very rare appearance on television with another guest star Cherie Gil.”