'The Originals' actor Owiso Odera has tragically passed away


By Sammy Stewart

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


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.

RIP <3