Sir David Osagie, a well-known Nollywood actor, has died.
The actor, who was most famous for playing the character of a king in most films, died just hours after being on set.
Nollywood actress Ngozi Ezeh confirmed his death, saying he was not unwell but slept and did not wake up the next day.
“I hate to tell it, but we have lost another Nollywood king, Sir David,” she posted on Instagram. It wasn’t because he was sick; it just happened. How can we explain another Nollywood loss? Have mercy, Lord. Oh, I’m in mourning again.”
Also reacting, Actress Ibiwari wrote: “This can’t be explained oh, he filmed yesterday and went back to rest hoping to resume shoot today but never woke up.
“Another king role interpreter is gone.What is this oh God.”
The deceased who was also a scriptwriter, producer and professional talent developer. He is survived by a wife and children.
His death is coming hours after actress Chinedu Bernard slumped and died in an Enugu church.