Veteran Nollywood actor, Peter Bunor, is dead. He died yesterday, Friday, May 1, 2015 in Asaba, Delta State. His son, Peter Jr confirmed his death, saying the actor passed on in the early hours of Friday, May 1, in Asaba, Delta State.
The Ogwashi Uku indigene of Delta State, died, just few months after he survived a major stroke attack.
A veteran actor with features in popular soaps that include Cock Crow at Dawn, Memorial Hospital, Checkmate, Sound of Destiny, Second Chance, Third Eye, Living In Bondage and many other movies.
It will be recalled that in 2013, Bunor had complained that his peers, including some of those whose entrance and growth in the industry he helped brought into place, had abandoned him. An actor of several years standing in the Nigerian movie industry, Peter was celebrated in 2010 by Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) for having spent 30 years in the Nollywood setting as an active practitioner.