Bourgeoning Nollywood industry has been thrown into mourning, following the death of one of its own, veteran actor Chile Osuji.
Osuji, according to a statement from the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) died on Tuesday in Owerri, the Imo State capital at the age of 65.
Until his death, the late Osuji was said to be listed among sick actors whose welfare are being looked at by the recently launched AGN foundation.
A native of Umuokoro Awaka in Owerri North Local Government, Imo State, the late Osuji had featured in many flicks such as Bleeding Tree, The Kingdom on Fire, The Book of Harragon, 40 Days in the Wilderness, The Royal Monster, The Governor amongst others.
He is survived by his wife and four children.