Photo Credit:Trinity Management Agency.
Talent Agency Trinity Management confirmed in a statement that veteran actor Allen Booi best known for his role as Mike in the SABC1 drama series Tsha Tsha, from 2003-2006 has died.
The agency said a statement from his family would be released later with further details.
In 2007 he played the role of Godfrey Xaba in the controversial SABC1 mini-series After Nine.
Other television series he has appeared in include Mfo Kamkhize, Mongezi, Sdididi, Odessa, Phindi, 14th Floor, Getting it Right, Timber, Inxhaki Ka Sam, Ubambo Lwami, Muvhango, Generations, Khululeka, Going Up, Soul City, Backstage, Zero Tolerance, Mponeng, Isidingo, Jozi Streets and Zone 14.
Tributes have been pouring in for the actor since the news broke.
Bathong....! ????? https://t.co/NdQG5sRunA— Rami Chuene??️? (@ramichuene) July 20, 2020
We would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of sports broadcaster, Kaunda Ntunja and veteran actor Allen Booi. #RIPKaundaNtunja #RIPAllenBooi pic.twitter.com/EMj1DBfaOH— South African Government (@GovernmentZA) July 20, 2020
We are saddened by the passing of a great South African actor Allen Booi.— Quizzical Pictures (@Quizzical_P) July 20, 2020
Allen Booi was a great South African actor best known for his role as Mike in the SABC1 drama series Tsha Tsha, from 2003-2006.https://t.co/8xo2fPP9O4#RIPAllenBooi pic.twitter.com/MPO5g7WlVl