Nigeria’s Nollywood has lost a veteran actor and movie producer that has won the hearts of teaming fans with thrilling action movies.
Top actor, Prince Jide Kosoko confirmed Arakangudu‘s death to goldwyne TV Tuesday morning. He said his association has dispatched members to his house.
The fantastic actor died on 8 February 2016 in Kaduna State after suffering a heart attack. His remains, according to a source was due in his home town in Osogbo, capital of Osun State for burial on Tuesday.
Some of his other colleagues confirmed this news while his photos have been crested with R.I.P.
For several years, the well-built, popular and talented actor who is known for his mastery of the roles of a herbalist and an armed robber became a household name in the competitive movie industry.
The versatile actor who had gone cold for a while bounced back with his role in a recent movie titled Ayaba Oosa written and produced by Yetunde Abubakry and directed by Okiki Afolayan.
It was released on Monday 2 June 2015 from the stable of Okiki Films & Music Productions.
Arakangudu played the role of one of the chiefs in the palace. The flick also featured acts such as Antar Laniyan, Ojopagogo, Moji Olaiya, Tomiwa Alajogun and many others.