Allen Booi has died #RIPAllenBooi
Veteran actor Allen Booi has died, talent agency Trinity Management confirmed during a statement on Monday.
The star, who featured in several major productions, including Tsha Tsha, Soul City, Backstage, Generations, Muvhango intolerance , Mponeng, After Nine and Isidingo died at his Johannesburg home on Monday morning.
The agency said a press release from his family would be released later with further details.
— Trinity Management (@TrinityManageSA) July 20, 2020
Booi was perhaps best known for his role as Mike within the SABC1 drama series Tsha Tsha and as Godfrey Xaba After Nine.
News of his death sent shockwaves across the industry, with several celebs paying tribute to the star.
What a gentle man. RIP my brother.
— JohnKani (@JohnKani2) July 20, 2020
Actor John Kani hailed Booi as “a gentleman”, while actress Ayanda Thabethe said it had been an excellent loss to the show business