Filmmaker mourns the death of veteran Nollywood actor Joshua Johnson

Joshua Johnson
Joshua Johnson

 

Veteran Nollywood actor, Joshua Johnson, has died. The actor reportedly died on Thursday, October 28, after battling an undisclosed sickness his partners in the movie industry have taken to social media to mourn him. Filmmaker, Abel Alechenu, wrote;

“This one HIT differently, but all I can say is “IT IS WELL”, when I called your phone and it rang, I thought all I heard were rumors until I was told by the voice which was not yours, that you have gone to be with the Lord, I wish I could just hear that it’s one of your so many jokes…..”Uncle Josh”,

“Old man!” As I always called you, our last conversation was our normal jokes fa, Haba uncle Josh….May God comforts your immediate family and we your friends and fans, thanks for all the memories.

Another colleague, Elvina Ibru, also took to her Instagram to mourn Johnson’s death, Ibru said, “Josh, why nah ???? The plan we planned while sitting under this tree on the set was to have sweet potato porridge at home, not this. This was not a plan! Kai “Sleep well, my brother. Goodnight.”