December 3, 2022

HEARTBREAKING: THE SEASONED ACTOR, PA FRANCIS OLUKAYODE ODUMOSU DIES AT 67

The unrivaled and revered Nollywood actor, Mr. Francis Olukayode Olugbenga Odumosu, also known as Pa. Kasumu is  dead.

 

This information was made known to our medium through a direct family source, stating the genius passed away around 12noon on Sunday , been 1st of March, 2020, after a brief illness. 

Pa Kasumu a rare and very sound Yoruba actor who has featured in English speaking Nollywood movies as well as Yoruba, was birthed March 16, 1953 in Agbeni area of Ibadan, Oyo State, but he actually hails from Ogun State.

Pa Kasumu started his career at age 15; taking up challenging roles on stage under the tutelage of Elder Chief Ayinla Olumegbon whom he knew through his area Uncle then (Mr.Afolabi), popularly called “Brother Simbat”.

He got baptized through a stage play titled “Iyawo Orun (1968). And ever since then, he has grown from strength to strength, but not without facing some serious challenges.

Reports shows that he has featured in well over 400 movies.

  • Pa Kasumu once suffered a life-threatening Bi-Ventricular Failure (a heart and liver condition) and Parkinson’s Syndrome a couple of years ago.

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