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'The Originals' actor Owiso Odera has tragically passed away

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By Sammy Stewart

Actor Owiso Odera who stared in The Originals has passed away suddenly at the age of 43.

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According to reports, Oswiso was rehearsing for a play in Kentucky on November 4 when he collapsed. When medics arrived at the scene, it was sadly too late.

His half-brother Peter Oruka Odera told Kenyan newspaper The Standard, "We are devastated by his demise. It is like a bad dream. I haven't come to terms with the news of his death. This is unbearable."

A message from the show's official Twitter account has paid their respects to the actor, famously known for playing villain Papa Tunde.

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