Marky Cielo has died at the age of 20. According to the reports, Marky died in his sleep. His mother went up to his room in their house in Antipolo City around 6 a.m. to wake him up for a charity event. But he never woke up.
Marky "buknoy" Cielo was the first Igorot from Mountain Province to join the GMA-7's talent search Starstruck batch3, where he won as the "Ultimate Sole Survivor".
His remains now lies at St. Peter's Chapel in Quezon City.