For the past couple of years, the Nigerian film industry popularly known as Nollywood has lost its practitioners and these Nollywood actors died while shooting on many Nigerian film location sets. These actors from Nollywood graced our television with their superlative skills, before being called to glory. And in this article I’ll share with you 10 actors from Nollywood who die on a film set.
- 1. Okwy Chukwujekwu
In September 2018, rising Nollywood star actor and comedian Okwy Chukwujekwu also known as Main Bossman was declared dead. He died after experiencing an asthma attack while shooting on a movie location. After his sudden death the deceased was buried a few weeks after.
Okwy Chukwujekwu was looked at as one of Nigeria’s most talented comic actors. His physical appearance in movies and behavior put viewers in a state of laughter. He always features in comedy films and is well versed in interpreting his roles.