2011 proved to be a breakthrough year for the actor as he won the Best Actor Award at the Gawad Urian, his first-ever recognition, for his performance in the 2011 Cinemalaya film "Ang Sayaw ng Dalawang Kaliwang Paa."
It was also the year he was given his first Maalaala Mo Kaya episode, Liham, and Wansapanatym feature, Cocoy Shokoy.
Wansapanataym: Cocoy Shokoy (2011)
He also joined "Ikaw Ay Pag-ibig," a mini-drama series topbilled by child actors Zaijian Jaranilla, Xyriel Manabat, Mutya Orquia, and Louise Abuel. He played the role of Andrew "Andoy" Jimenez.
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