Nollywood veteran actor, Zulu Adigwe is dead

Another veteran Nollywood actor has died. This time it’s Zulu Adigwe whose death has been announced in a social media post on Tuesday.

Adigwe’s death was announced by a movie producer, Stanley Nwoko, in a post on his Instagram page.

Mourning the actor, Nwoko wrote, “Rest in peace, good actor.”

Adigwe’s death is coming two weeks after Junior Pope and three other Nollywood actors died in a boat accident in Anam River. The actors were said to be on their way to a location when the incident occurred.

Adigwe gained recognition primarily for portraying fatherly characters in Nollywood films. His breakthrough role came as Mr. B in the popular sitcom “Basi and Company.”

He also appeared in the highly successful 2019 movie “Living in Bondage: Breaking Free.”

Although born in Enugu State and spent his early years there, he later moved to Austria, where he completed his primary and secondary education.

Zulu Adigwe’s contributions to Nollywood will not be forgotten. His talent and dedication to his craft have left a lasting impression on Nigerian cinema.