Veteran Ghanaian actor, King Aboagye Brenya widely known in the movie industry as Agya Brenya has died at the age of 82.
According to reports, has been incapacitated for the past six years, and as such has been out of the Ghanaian screens.
His family confirmed he died on Thursday, September 30, 2021 at the County Hospital at Abrepo in Kumasi after he was rushed to the facility for treatment. The veteran actor left behind a wife and nine children.
During his youthful years, King Aboagye Brenya combined acting with working at the Kumasi Cultural Centre. He also played numerous roles in Ghanaian movies as well as Nigeria movies.
According to reports, he was the owner of Ohenenana Guest House at Bohyen, and also owned the Kumasiman Preparatory School at Bohyen. Although he was quite weak and was unable to work during his last days, his family says he survived on the revenue they were generating from his guest house and the school.
Following the news of his passing, some actors and producers have visited his home at Bohyen to commiserate with the family.