Kapamilya actor Donny Pangilinan is full of gratitude after being included on this year's "Men Who Matter" list of lifestyle magazine People Asia.
He joins tycoon Lucio Tan, human rights lawyer Atty. Chel Diokno, University of the Philippines rookie Carl Tamayo, and award-winning chemist Dr. Fabian Dayrit on the list unveiled on Thursday, June 16.
Reposting the list on Instagram Stories, Donny expressed his utmost gratitude to People Asia for the honor.
Other personalities who made it to the list were Philippine Airlines president and COO Stanley Ng, Cocolife president Martin Loon, architect Royal Pineda, interior designer Budji Layug, and journalist Ed Lingao of TV5.
Artist Jack Teotico, cardiologist Enrique Postas. and chef Chele Gonzalez were also featured, as were event stylist Dave Sandoval and businessmen Avin Ong and Philip James Barnes.
Donny, 24, is considered one of the most sought-after actors of his generation.
The son of Anthony Pangilinan and Maricel Laxa, Donny shot to fame through the ABS-CBN series He’s Into Her in 2021, followed by the movie Love Is Color Blind alongside his onscreen partner Belle Mariano.
Currently, Donny and Belle star in the second season of He's Into Her.