Veteran actor Ekow Blankson has died.
According to sources, the 50-year-old died on Monday morning at a hospital in Tema surrounded by his wife and children – www.myjoynline.com reports!
The actor who was also into other private businesses played different roles in many movies and television advertisements.
Borga, Frozen Emotion, Savannah, In April, Checkmate, Illusions, A Woman Scorned, Pool Party, and Famous were some of the movies he starred in.
He holds a Masters’s Degree in Fine Arts and a Diploma in Theatre Arts (Drama) from the University of Ghana, Legon.
Many celebrities, following the death of the actor, took to their social media platforms to mourn. The industry persons who had the opportunity to work with Mr Blankson were seemingly heartbroken.
Actress Gloria Safo who has worked with the late actor on numerous occasions wrote “I feel guilty right now, because I should have celebrated you better, apart from appreciating you to people, in my interviews, in my social media posts, and according you the needful respect anytime we met.
I wished to do more.”
Actor Prince David Osei revealed that he was heartbroken.
“Damn so broken…unbelievable!! We go rep London this December, that was our last conversation, you announced the news of my nomination for Nelas Award to me and was delighted we were both nominated … Hmmm no one is indeed promised tomorrow .. Rest Well Boss Man,” he noted.