The latest reports coming to Boomgossip news desk confirm that Kanyan Popular actor Charles Bukeko famous as Papa Shirandula is dead. Members of the family confirmed the legendary actor passed away on the morning of Saturday, July 18th, at Karen Hospital in Nairobi.
The star who headlined Papa Shirandula show showing on Citizen TV was rushed to Karen hospital after feeling unwell.
However, a reliable source close to legendry actor confirmed to this website that he had developed breathing difficulties forcing his family to seek medical attention but he breathed his last upon arrival at the hospital.
Brief About Papa Shirandula
Charles rose to fame when he was cast to play the role of Papa Shirandula in the popular TV series Papa Shirandula which aired on Citizen TV. It is this show that made him a household name in Kenya. Since then, he has appeared in several other TV shows such as The Captain of Nakara (2012).
He has also appeared in numerous big-time commercials across the world including Coca Cola and GOTV.
Papa Shirandula profile summary
Papa Shirandula real name: Charles Bukeko
Date of birth: 1962
Place of birth: Buhalarire, Mumias, Kenya
Age: 58 years
Marital status: Married
Profession: Actor, director
Some of popular Films and TV series that he has appeared in:
The Captain of Nakara (2012)
Constant Gardener (2005)
Makutano Junction (2006)
Check Out Photos of Actor Papa Shirandula below: