It's not all the time that these actors are tapped to play lead roles in teleseryes.
In fact, most of their characters can be regarded as supporting roles to the leads.
However, their names became familiar because they are usually tapped to play as the father of either the main character or the main kontrabida.
There are times when their characters become the main villains in the story.
For this reason, they can be tagged as the "suking tatay" in teleseryes.
As we celebrate Father's Day, PEP.ph (Philippine Entertainment Portal) lists down 15 actors who embody the first man in our life: our fathers.