10 of Donny Pangilinan's Movies and TV Shows You Can Stream RN

He's been in several of Vice Ganda's Christmas family movies!
by Cosmopolitan Philippines   |  Jul 30, 2021
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Can you believe Donny Pangilinan has only been in showbiz for a few years? The 23-year old was officially launched as a Star Magic Circle artist in 2018 and has proceeded to build a name for himself as an actor and performer.

ICYMI, Donny comes from a well-known familyhis parents are actress Maricel Laxa and motivational speaker Anthony Pangilinan, and his lolo is movie icon Tony Ferrer. During an interview in 2017, Donny's dad said he didn't think Donny would ever enter showbiz because he was super-shy: "Last in our minds na si Donny ang papasok. Na-diagnose iyan as slow to warm up, shy child kaya surprised kami noong sinabi niyang gusto niyang pumasok. Normally, mapapansin mo 'yon pag bata. But for Donny, no. 'Yon pala, matagal na niyang iniisip tapos tumiming lang."

We're so happy he decided to push through with his acting career! Donny is currently starring in the web series He's Into Her, but trust us, you've already seen him in different projects before this!


Here's a list of Donny Pangilinan's movies and shows that are available for streaming:

1. Walwal (2018)

Watch it on: iWantTFC

Yes, the title means "wasted." It's a barkada movie and Donny plays an aspiring filmmaker named Bobby. He's also paired with his former love team partner, Kisses Delavin.

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2. Fantastica (2018)

Watch it on: Netflix

Donny plays Pepe, a music lover and the brother of Vice Ganda's character Belat. Belat and his family own a carnival, and when an old friend asks for help, they embark on a mission to find the three princesses of Fantastica! During the Metro Manila Film Festival's Parade Of Stars, Donny talked about what filming was like: "Sobrang saya...naging sobrang close kami, isang pamilya talaga. And what I love about this film: galing sa puso."

3. To Love Some Buddy (2018)

Watch it on: iWantTFC

According to iWant, this film tells the story of college classmates Faith (Maja Salvador) and Julius (Zanjoe Marudo) who reunite and form a friendship. "As their friendship deepens, so do their feelings for each other, which leads to them trying to become a couple. But their friendship will be tested by the problems that come with a relationship." Donny plays a character named Jeremy!


4. Playhouse (2018)

Watch it on: iWantTFC

In this romantic comedy about exes who find themselves becoming legal guardians to a newly orphaned child, Kisses Delavin plays Shiela, the sister of Zanjoe Marudo's character Marlon! Meanwhile, Donny is Zeke, Shiela's QT love interest.

5. The Mall The Merrier (2019)

Watch it on: iWantTFC

Sisters Moira (Vice) and Morisette (Anne Curtis) team up to protect a magical book from the evil clutches of their Tita Moody (Dimples Romana)! Donny made a special appearance in the film as none other than "Jose Rizal," and had a confrontation with "Andres Bonifacio."


6. Ipaglaban Mo (2019)

Watch it on: iWantTFC

Yup, Donny starred in a May 2019 episode of the Filipino legal series! In "Dayuhan," he plays a character named Philip. After a fight with his estranged mother, Philip leaves the house and gets involved in a robbery incident.

7. James & Pat & Dave (2020)

Watch it on: iWantTFC

What happened to James (Ronnie Alonte) after the events of Vince And Kath And James (2016)? He's forced to stay in the province, where he meets Pat (Loisa Andalio). Pat doesn't like him at all, but she enlists his help to pretend to be her BF when her ex Dave (Donny) makes a comeback.

8. Alamat Ng Ano (2020)

Watch it on: iWantTFC

In this episode of the iWant anthology series called "F3," Donny plays the leader of a popular student group who is taught a lesson by "ordinary girl" Chunchai (Kira Balinger).

9. Aja Aja Tayo Sa Jeju (2021)

Watch it on: iWantTFC


Donny goes on a Korean adventure with Robi Domingo, Kristel Fulgar, and Shine Kuk in this variety show!

10. He's Into Her (2021)

Watch it on: iWantTFC

Based on a popular Wattpad novel, this series follows our leading lady from the province named Max (Belle Mariano), the new girl at an elite academy called Benison International School. Enter Deib (Donny), the school heartthrob and ~bully~, who eventually falls for her.

For a list of the He's Into Her cast's IG accounts, click here.

What's your fave Donny Pangilinan acting project?



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