Douglas Quijano

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Douglas Quijano
Born (1944-07-25)July 25, 1944
Lanao del Norte, Philippines
Died June 13, 2009(2009-06-13) (aged 64)
Lucban, Quezon, Philippines
Nationality Filipino
Other names Tito Dougs
Alma mater Ateneo Municipal de Manila, University of Santo Tomas, Universidad Central de Madrid, Ruprecht Karl University of Heidelberg
Organization GMA Network

Douglas Quijano (July 25, 1944 – June 13, 2009) was a talent manager in the GMA Network.

Early Life and Career[edit]

Quijano born on July 25, 1944 in Lanao del Norte. He was the oldest of six siblings. In the late 1960s, he became a columnist and writer at the Daily Star, a local tabloid paper. He started his career as a talent manager handling veteran actor Tirso Cruz III and the superstar Nora Aunor. Quijano then helped Lily Monteverde establish Regal Films, a filmmaking and entertainment firm producing various movies such as Scorpio Nights and Shake, Rattle, and Roll. He also established the production company Sine Filipino and became a major producer and handler of MAQ Productions. He participated in the production of over 140 television shows and movies including the recent Starstruck: The Next Level (2006) and Happily Ever After (2005). He was a talent manager in GMA Network his best friend was Lolit Solis. Quijano was a judge on the TV series StarStruck. He served as a consultant for YES! Magazine, a local showbiz publication, and Philippine Entertainment Portal (PEP), an online tracker of various showbiz news and events.


Before his death, he was the business manager of Richard Gutierrez' product endorsements. Quijano died on 13 June 2009 of a heart attack.[1]