Popular Nollywood Actor, Ernest Azuzu, Dies

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Ernest Azuzu

Popular Nollywood actor, Ernest Asuzu, is dead.

The veteran actor, died on Tuesday evening, January 26. He was said to have fainted and never woke up.

His body is currently being conveyed to his hometown for burial.

Ernest battled with his health for years after he suffered a stroke. He was in and out of the hospital for a number of years.

Aged 37, he was a famous Nollywood actor, musician, rapper, producer, director and a television personality. He is popularly known as El Cream.

Asuzu began his acting career in the late 90’s and was popular for hit man roles alongside the likes of Hanks Anuku, Jim Iyke, Emma Ehumadu and Alaso Wariboko.

The deceased rose to fame after acting in the Nollywood blockbuster movie, ‘Another Campus Queen.’

He was born in Imo State in the south eastern part of Nigeria.