Breaking News: Tyrone Perez was found dead in an abandoned car in Valenzuela. Reports are still sketchy but it is said to be a suicide. It was just days ago when Tyrone Perez was interviewed by the movie press and he was still very optimistic about the coming new year. Sadly, he will not see the light of 2012. Tyrone Perez was part of “Traverse Ilocos Sur,” an adventure challenge sports to promote Ilocos Sur Tourism, last December 17. He somewhat lamented that he has no plans for Christmas because his non-showbiz wife, a flight attendant, has work during the holidays. Tyrone Perez is a Starstruck alumnus and appeared in sexy films when the time for teeny-bopper roles dried up. Most notable of his films is “Twilight Dancers” for which it won accolades in international film festivals. Tyrone Perez transferred to ABS-CBN last year and became part of Kapamilya shows like Momay, MMK, Imortal and Mula sa Puso.