Duterte appoints 3 entertainers to government posts

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte (C), along with members of government and Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) peace representatives, gestures with the peace sign during a ceremony where a draft of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) was submitted to the president at the Malacanang Palace in Manila on July 17, 2017.

President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed three more members of the entertainment industry to government, including actor former Manila Vice Mayor Isko Moreno.

Mr. Duterte appointed Moreno, Francisco Moreno Domagoso in real life, as a member of the board of directors of the North Luzon Railways Corp. (Northrail) on July 12, replacing Jose Martin Orosa Aliling.

His term ends on June 30, 2018.

Mr. Duterte also appointed on July 12 Marco Antonio M. Ho, popularly known as Bogart the Explorer, as a member of the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board; and theatre veteran Chris Millado to the Cinema Evaluation Board of the Film Development Council of the Philippines.