Kuya Germs German Moreno Dead at 72

UPDATE: See the latest update below.

According to the report from GMA News, Filipino showbiz legend and long-time TV host German “Kuya Germs” Moreno died Friday early morning. He was 72.

He was admitted at St. Lukes Hospital in Quezon City after suffering a stroke, and then entered into a coma.

He was the host of GMA’s “Walang Tulugan With The Master Showman” for 18 years.

Here is the tweet from GMA:

UPDATE 1: GMA deleted the tweet/report minutes after it was posted. Kuya Germs is still alive and fighting for his life as of this posting, according to Filipino actress Gina Alajar. Prayers to Kuya Germs!

UPDATE 2: German “Kuya Germs” Moreno has died at 3:20 AM, his nephew John Nite confirms.