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UPDATED: Nollywood Actor Junior Pope is dead, watch last video he posted before he drowned



Nollywood actor, Junior Pope Odonwodo, passes away after his boat capsized in a river on his way to a movie shoot..

This comes shortly after he posted a video of himself on a boat on Instagram.

See video below:

This happened at cable point Asaba Delta state as actors going to location get into a boat mishap before arriving at cable point. Four persons were initially reported missing including junior pope Odonwodo.

He acted alongside Rachael okonkwo in the popular movie Nkoli nwa nsukka The actors were assemblee by Rachael Okonkwo. details later


According to unverified information initially gotten by, the actor was rejected by the mortuary attendant who said he was still alive.

But latest updates have confirmed the actor is dead.

“Four actors, including Jnr Pope, fell into Anam River on their way to a location, and their bodies have been recovered.

“What a sad day for Nollywood. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family,” Olatunji wrote on his Instagram page.

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Junior Pope leaves behind his wife and three children.

Note: The story has been updated to reflect the current situation report on Junior Pope.

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