In an online poll, we asked netizens who they think are the most handsome actors in the action thriller film “BuyBust,” which was directed by Erik Matti, who co-wrote the screenplay with Anton Santamaria. Here are the results:
10. Levi Ignacio
An actor-stuntman, Ignacio has been appearing in action films since 1994, including the 1995 action crime drama film “Ultimate Revenge” by Ridley Tsui and Johnny Wood. In “BuyBust,” Ignacio plays henchman Chongki.
9. Nonie Buencamino
In 2016, Buencamino won Best Supporting Actor at the 2016 FAP Awards for “Heneral Luna.” In “BuyBust,” he plays Drug Enforcement Agency narco detective Alvarez.
8. Lao Rodriguez
Rodriguez made his acting debut in the 2005 romantic drama film “Let the Love Begin” starring Richard Gutierrez and Angel Locsin. In “BuyBust,” Rodriguez plays Drug Enforcement Agency senior narco detective Rudy de la Cruz.
7. Tarek El Tayech
In 2016, El Tayech appeared in the romantic comedy drama film “Imagine You and Me” starring the AlDub couple Maine Mendoza and Alden Richards. In “BuyBust,” El Tayech plays police officer Iggy Hizon.
6. AJ Muhlach
In 2017, Muhlach starred in Toto Natividad’s action film “Double Barrel” opposite Phoebe Walker. In “BuyBust,” Muhlach plays newly inducted police officer Gelo Elia.
5. Brandon Vera
“BuyBust” marks the acting debut of Vera, who has been reigning as the ONE Heavyweight World Champion since 2016. In the movie, he plays Drug Enforcement Agency recruit Rico Yatco.
4. Ian Ignacio
In 2016, Ian starred in Mark Dacascos’s action film “Showdown in Manila” starring Alexander Nevsky, Casper Van Dien, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa and Tia Carrere. “BuyBust” is Ian’s fifth full-length feature film.
3. Victor Neri
Since 1993, Neri has been playing various characters in films including Jonathan Kaplan’s drama mystery thriller film “Brokedown Palace” starring Claire Danes, Kate Beckinsale and Bill Pullman. In “BuyBust,” Neri plays Drug Enforcement squad leader Bernie Lacson.
2. Arjo Atayde
In 2015, Atayde played Joaquin Tuazon in the TV series “Ang Probinsiyano.” In “BuyBust,” he plays drug lord Biggie Chen.
1. Joross Gamboa
Gamboa won Best Supporting Actor at the 2012 Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival for “Intoy Shokoy ng Kalye Marino.” In “BuyBust,” he plays a villain named Manok.
Watch the trailer of “BuyBust” here: