36 year-old Nollywood actor Matthew Alkali known as Matt Alkali for short has reportedly passed away while filming.
He was said to have died around 7pm yesterday 25th March. According to Motion Picture Director Dimbo Atiya, who announced the passing away via social media, Matt Alkali died suddenly while they were on an epic movie set.
“Familiar Grounds Media would like to send our deepest condolences to the family of AKALI MATHEW who played the character of DARENG on the TV Series HALITA. This has come as a rude shock to us all and we pray that the Lord will grant his family the fortitude to bear this great loss. Read also: Suleiman Achimugu, The Former PPMC Managing Director Is The First Person To Die From Coronavirus In Nigeria
From all of us at Familiar Grounds we say Rest in Power “DARENG. He was one of our much-valued cast, who died on the 24th of March 2020. This extremely sad event took place suddenly while he was filming on another set for an Epic movie in a village near Keffi.“