Famous Nigerian Nollywood actor, Junior Pope Odonwodo, popularly known as Junior Pope has died after he drowned while filming.

The reports say he and two others were in a boat filming when the boat capsized.

His body was retrieved early and rushed to the hospital, however he was declared dead upon arrival.

Just hours before the accident, the actor shared a video of himself on a boat, fervently praying for a safe journey to his destination.

Unfortunately, the accident occurred on their return trip from the location yesterday, April 10th.

The actor is survived by his wife and three children. May his soul rest in peace