Veteran actor Frimpong Manso aka Osofo Dadzie who was the lead character in the television drama series Osofo Dadzie has died aged 89.
Actor Mr Beautiful on Okay FM’s ‘Best Entertainment’ Show hosted by Halifax Ansah-Addo broke the sad news to the public.
“His sister called me to inform me this morning because I was one of the last people who saw him last month,” Mr. Beautiful said on Accra-based Okay FM on Monday.
The drama series was very popular in the country in the 1970s and early 1980s.
The late actor inherited his screen name from the title of a television drama series ‘Osofo Dadzie’ which was very popular in Ghana in the 1970s and early 1980s. He played the character of ‘Osofo Dadzie’ who was the father to the main character, Super OD, in the series.
Other popular actors in the series include the late Super OD played by Asonaba Kwaku Darko, S. K. Oppong, Fred Addai, Akua Boahemaa and Bea Kissi.