ABS-CBN director Francis Pasion found dead


Posted at Mar 06 2016 06:24 PM

MANILA – ABS-CBN director Francis Pasion was found dead inside his apartment in Quezon City on Sunday afternoon.

In a report by DZMM’s Zandro Ochona, Pasion’s body was found lifeless by his relatives near the door of the comfort room inside his house.

His relatives said they usually get together every Sunday and they were wondering why Pasion wasn’t answering earlier that day.


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As of writing, the SOCO team of the Philippine National Police is already at Pasion’s apartment to determine if there was a foul play in his death. The team is also conducting an investigation as to Pasion’s cause of death.

Pasion was one of the directors of the phenomenal ABS-CBN series “On the Wings of Love,” which concluded just two weeks ago.

He was also the director of the award-winning independent films "Jay" and "Bwaya"

On Twitter, his fellow "OTWOL" director Antoinette Jadaone expressed her shock over the sad news.