Comedian Willie Nepomuceno, the renowned satirist and master impersonator famous for his incredible portrayals of Philippine celebrities and political figures, passed away on Wednesday.

His family made the heartfelt announcement, revealing that he was 75 years old at the time of his passing.

“It is with profound sorrow and a heavy heart that we announce the departure of our beloved father, Willie Nepomuceno, who peacefully joined our creator on July 26, 2023, at the age of 75,” shared the family on his Facebook page.

Throughout his illustrious career, Nepomuceno gained widespread recognition for his sharp wit and uncanny impersonations of former presidents Ferdinand Marcos Sr., Fidel Ramos, Joseph Estrada, and Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino 3rd. His comedic brilliance and remarkable talent left an indelible mark on the entertainment industry and will be remembered fondly by his countless fans. (ai/mnm)