Nollywood actor, David Osagie, who is known for playing the role of a king in many movies, has reportedly died hours after filming on a movie set.
David Osagie Is Dead
His death was announced on Wednesday by a fellow actor, Ngozi Ezeh, who explained that the actor was not sick but slept and didn’t wake up the following day.
Taking to her Instagram page, she wrote: “I hate to say this but we have lost another Nollywood king, Sir David. He wasn’t sick, it just happened. How do we explain this, another loss in Nollywood. Oh Lord have mercy. I Mourn again oh.”
Another actress, Ibiwari Etuk, who confirmed the development, said the actor had finished filming and went to rest, only for him not to wake up again.
She wrote: “This can’t be explained o. He filmed yesterday o went back to rest hoping to resume shoot today but never woke up. Another king role interpreter is gone …. What is this o God.”
His death comes a few days after Nollywood actress Chi Bernards passed away at the East Side hospital Enugu after she slumped while cleaning the Chapel of St. Leo the Great Catholic Church Federal Housing.