Victor Olaotan, a veteran Nollywood actor who perished nearly four years ago in a horrific car accident, has died.
Olaotan died on Thursday, August 26th, according to reports.
The actor was previously taken to Turkey for quick medical assistance after being disabled following a car accident he was engaged in on the Apapa-Oshodi Expressway.
Femi Otedola, a billionaire, and a group of well-intentioned Nigerians and benefactors, including his colleagues and fans, rushed to his aid financially.
Olaotan was most known for playing Fred Ade Williams on Mnet’s flagship soap Tinsel for about seven years before his death.
Victor Olaotan, a theater student at the University of Ibadan, Obafemi Awolowo University, and Rockets University in the United States, was born in Lagos in the early 1950s.
Olaotan, a versatile stage and screen actor, rose to prominence in the eyes of television audiences after starring in Tinsel.