Johannesburg acting agency Trinity Management has announced the death of veteran actor Allen Booi. In a tweet, the agency said the actor died this morning.

“It’s of great sadness to announce that Actor Allen Booi passed on this morning at his JHB house. His family will issue a statement and further information.”

Booi has featured on television programmes including among others Igazi, 90 Plein Street, Tsha Tsha, Isidingo, and Intersexions.

The Small, Medium and Micro Enterprise Businesses Council has described him as a giant in the entertainment industry.

“The SMME Council would like to extend condolences to the family and the entire entertainment industry. He was a giant and our shining light. Words cannot describe how much we’ve lost as a country in just one month.”