Information reaching us at Pinaxonline.com indicates that Nollywood has been thrown into mourning, following the tragic passing of one of their own, Frank Dallas Ebulukwu, who before his death was a veteran actor turned producer. According to reports, he died on February 19, in a hotel room in Abia state while attending a summit. The news of his death was announced via the official Instagram page of the Actors Guild of Nigeria by the public relations officer, Monalisa Chinda, on February 20, 2020.
Their post reads: ”With a heart full of sorrow, we announce the sudden death of the immediate past National PRO of GNU, Frank Dallas Ebulukwu. The National President of AGN, Ejezie Emeka Rollas has declared three days of national mourning and prayers across all State Chapters including FCT Abuja.’
In view of this, all official activities of the Guild at all levels are hereby cancelled for three days. State Chapter Chairmen are instructed to open condolence register in his honour from Monday, 24/02/2020. Monthly meeting for February is dedicated to mourning and prayers. We shall be guided accordingly while we await further directives and burial arrangements from the family. May his gentle soul rest in peace.”