By Eseoghene Emuke
Veteran Nollywood actor, Sir David Ogbeosamudia Osagie, popularly known as Sir David, has reportedly passed in his sleep.
The Actor mostly known for playing the role of a king in movies, died hours after filming on a movie set.
He was said to have slept after filming a new movie but did not wake up thereafter.
Sir David hailed from Benin in Edo State.
Popular Nollywood actress, Ngozi Ezehwho, confirmed the death of the old generation actor on Wednesday.
Ezehwho said Sir David was not sick before his passage.
The actress, in an Instagram post, said, “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.”
Similarly, Ibiwari Etuk, another Nollywood actress, also confirmed the sad incident, saying they filmed together with the actor on Tuesday before his sudden passage.
“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”, Etuk wrote on Instagram.