Over the years, the media has been exposing kids by putting them in commercial advertisements and some of these later on gets a celebrity status lifestyle. Many of today’s young actors and actresses started small by participating in various commercials such names as Miles Ocampo and Sam Concepcion just to mention a few.
However, there are some who just disappeared out of thin air and left showbiz to focus on other stuff. On of which is BJ Forbes or better known as “Tolits” who left the industry to give more priority to his studies. He was first seen in Tide‘s commercial and later on became a part of the GMA noontime show Eat Bulaga!
For years Tolits has been making a name for himself and won various acting awards while under the Kapuso network umbrella.
Although Tolits was originally a GMA talent, he began to appear on other networks like TV5, NEWSTV11, PTV4 and even appeared in some of GMA’s rival network ABS-CBN channel 2.
According to the video uploaded by YouTube channel WhatsUpPinoy, Tolits is now 19-years old and is currently studying a STI taking up the course Computer Science.
Despite of his busy schedule in school, Tolits managed to appear on TV as his latest appearance was at the ABS-CBN’s remake of the teleserye Pangako Sa’yo.
Tolits also acts in theater. His latest appearance is in the mythological Ibong Adarna, where he played Don Juan, one of the main characters. The play was affiliated with the Gantimpala Theater Foundation.
See the video below to know more about his present state.