Makisig Morales ready to quit showbiz?

Posted at 05/15/2014 8:44 PM | Updated as of 05/15/2014 8:44 PM

MANILA -- Former child actor Makisig Morales may soon be leaving show biz as he revealed plans of joining his family abroad.

Now 17 years old, Morales, who is best known for his role as the child superhero Super Inggo, revealed that his family has already moved to Australia last May 8.

"Ako na lang po ang natira dito," Morales told ABS-CBNNews.com.

Asked how he is adjusting to living on his own, the teen actor said: "Okay naman po kasi palagi naman po kaming nagkikita, nakakapag-Facetime."

Morales, who is is currently part of ABS-CBN's hit series "Mirabella" with Julia Barretto and Enrique Gil, said he is planning to join his family later this year.

"Pinag-uusapan pa po namin ni daddy kung kailan ako pupunta doon," he said. "Baka po bago mag-December ay pumunta na po ako doon."

The actor explained that his family decided to leave to be with their father, who is working as diesel mechanic.

He also said he is planning to study film directing in Australia.

Makisig started his showbiz career when he joined the singing competition "Little Big Star" in 2005. However, he became more known as an actor, when he bagged the lead role in the successful ABS-CBN television series "Super Inggo."