We are saddened to report the death of the Nollywood actor David Osagie. Reports claim that the actor passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. The moment the news was announced, his fans rushed to social media to pay him tributes. Needless to say, David’s death is a huge loss to the industry. No one is believing the fact that the veteran actor has left everyone with profound grief. Tributes and condolence messages have flooded the internet. Let us check what happened to David Osagie and more about him in the article below.
According to reports, David Osagie died on May 3. He was only 53-year-old at the time of his death. It is coming forward that the actor was filming for his upcoming movie a few hours before his death. One of the actors’ colleagues took to Instagram to share the saddening piece of news. Sharing a photo of the actor, Ngoziezeh wrote that the industry has lost another Nollywood king. It was added that the actor was not sick and that it just happened. Gozi added that she can not explain how it happened as he was just shooting for his film and after some hours, he passed away.
Who Was David Osagie?
Born on October 1, 1968, in Igbanke, Delta State, Nigeria, David Osagie was a Nollywood actor. Although he is known as David Osagie, his real name is Osagie Ogbeosamudia David. He held Nigerian nationality. The actor obtained his certificate at Ika Grammar School Agbor, Delta State in 1986. The actor went on to complete his bachelor’s degree from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria, in 1998.
The 53-year-old actor is married and reportedly has children too. However, we do not have any information about his personal life yet. After the news spread on the internet, many of his followers, fans, and well-wishers paid tribute to him. Apart from Ngoziezeh, actress Ibiwari wrote that this can not be explained as he just filmed yesterday and went back to rest hoping to resume shoot today but he never woke up.
Everyone from the industry mourned the actor’s death and offered their deepest condolences to his family and friends. Besides being an actor, David Osagie was also a scriptwriter, producer, and professional talent developer. The actor is survived by his wife and children. Let us add that David’s death is coming hours after actress Chinedu Bernard slumped and died in an Enugu church. Our team pays him tribute too.