- Sad news in the world of entertainment.
- After announcing the death of Enrique Rocha, the death of actor Diego Camacho is confirmed.
- The actor is remembered for appearing in the successful series La Reina del Sur.
It seems like the entertainment industry is cursed. After the tragic deaths of Octavio Ocaña and Enrique Rocha, now actor Diego Camacho’s death has been confirmed. He is remembered for appearing in the successful series La Reina del Sur, which aired on Telemundo and starred Mexican actress Kate del Castillo.
Through social media, the Colombian Association of Actors reported this unexpected news as follows: “Today we say goodbye to our colleague and friend Diego Camacho. We will remember you forever. A fraternal hug from ACA and the community of actors and actresses of Colombia for your family and friends. Rest in peace.”
People give condolences after the death of Diego Camacho
Also, SCG Actors (a society that manages the remuneration rights of audiovisual actors in Colombia), announced the death of Diego Camacho, actor in the successful series La Reina from the south on Instagram.
“The world of entertainment is in mourning the departure of one of the most prominent actors on the Colombian scene. He portrayed dozens of characters in his more than 40 years of work in productions such as San Tropel, Oye bonita, Amor de carnaval and El Embajador de la India.”
Friends and family bid farewell to La Reina del Sur actor
“Diego, your teachings, the love for your profession, for animals and for environmental causes will be the legacy that we will carry. #SiempreEnNuestrosCorazones”. This was posted on the Actores SCG Instagram account, where people commented and left their farewell messages for Diego Camacho.
“Painful surprise without a doubt. Condolences to his family, have a good trip Diego,” “May God keep him in his glory,” “Good actor, good person,” “May he rest in peace,” “Strength for his family and friends, God bless you,” “Regrettable loss. I wish the best to his family and friends,” “We are going to miss you,” “What a painful surprise, Dieguito, have a good trip my friend, may the universe receive you as you deserve it.”
Diego Camacho stood out as Pestaña in La Reina del Sur
Born in 1958 in the city of Bogotá, Colombia, Diego Camacho began his career as an actor in his youth and achieved recognition in his country by appearing in the film El Embajador de la India by Mario Ribero and in the television programs El Show de Jimmy, Musiloquísimo, San Tropel and The Adventures of Eutimio.
In the 2000s and 2010s, he appeared mainly in television productions, including Zorro: the sword and the rose, La traición, Oye bonita, El Man es Germán, Garzón vive and Tres Caínes. For his role in La Reina del Sur he played, in a special appearance, the character of Pestaña, a corrupt mayor who intended to ally himself with Teresa Mendoza, a character played by Kate del Castillo.
A sad farewell for the La Reina del Sur actor
It did not take long for social media to be flooded with messages of affection after the death of actor Diego Camacho, from the successful series La Reina del Sur, was announced. The cause of his death has not been released at this time.
One of the mourners was actor and host Felipe Pabón, who put it this way: “The moments shared with each guest are memorable, as those lived with actor Dieguito Camacho, who has unfortunately passed away today. Peace in his home, for his family, and for my friends from @tn_management @prensa_tnmanagment a fraternal and comforting hug.”
Diego Camacho is wished “peace in his grave”
Another social media user confirmed the death of the La Reina del Sur actor posting: “This morning actor Diego Camacho (1958-2021) died, who for 40 years was in different series, films and soap operas such as San Tropel, Chispazos, Musiloquisimo, Oye Bonita, El Turco, and Las Aguas Mansas.”
Also, the actor appeared in productions such as La Viuda de Blanco, Sin senos no hay paraíso, I love Paquita Gallego, among others, and in films such as The Ambassador of India and Karmma: “I send my condolences to his relatives and fellow actors and actresses of Colombian television for this terrible loss of a great Colombian television actor. May he rest in peace.”
Neither Kate del Castillo nor La Reina del Sur have expressed their condolences
At the time of this report, neither the Mexican actress Kate del Castillo nor the official Instagram account of La Reina del Sur had expressed their condolences for the departure of actor Diego Camacho, who died at the age of 63 from unknown causes.
In 2016, the actor said that he was going through financial difficulties as he had stepped away from the recording studio. At that time, he lived in Anolaima, Cundinamarca, a town located two hours from Bogotá. He is also remembered for helping homeless animals. May he rest in peace.
Telenovela actor Enrique Rocha dies at 81
Famous soap opera actor Enrique Rocha dies at the age of 81. This Sunday the death of the iconic ‘villain’ of Mexican soap operas was reported. The news was confirmed by Óscar Espejel, an employee of the famous actor, according to a report by El Universal.
The employee said he would reveal more information about the famous Televisa actor’s death and his subsequent funeral, “In a couple of hours we will notify because we are still undecided, but in a couple of hours information will be given,” he declared according to the Mexican newspaper.
How did Enrique Rocha die?
“Unfortunately, he passed away today,” said the employee according to El universal. “The man was in very good health, he had no warning, everything happened very quickly and naturally.” Details of the actor’s death have yet to be released.
He won the TVyNovelas Award for best villain twice, according to the paper. The Mexican actor’s deep voice elevated him to national fame. He even lent his voice to bring Bagheera to life in “The Jungle Book,” according to the report.
Televisa mourning the death of Enrique Rocha
He was born in the Mexican state of Guanajuato on January 5, 1940. “Tremendous loss for the entertainment world, a legend my dear and admired Enrique Rocha, God bless you “Rochón”. We are going to miss you. RIP,” wrote Televisa’s Reynaldo López on Twitter, according to Infobae.
The mourning on Televisa seems to be endless, as a week after the terrible death of Octavio Ocaña, Eiza González revealed that she was devastated by the death of the young actor and that she has not been able to process his loss. Mexican actress, Eiza González revealed on social media how difficult it has been for her.
Eiza González sends a powerful message after the death of Octavio Ocaña
Assimilating the death of 22-year-old actor Octavio Ocaña, who participated in various productions, including “Lola, once upon a time”, where Eiza was the heroine of the telenovela, has not been easy. Long before Eiza González began her artistic career in Hollywood, appearing in productions such as “Baby Driver”, “Bloodshot”, “I Care A Lot”, among many other films, Eiza found fame in the world of television thanks to to various soap operas on the Televisa network. “Lola, once upon a time” was one of her first roles.
It was on the set of “Lola, once upon a time” where the singer shared a scene with a young Octavio Ocaña, who at that time was one of the most recognized child actors in Mexico, even competing against Mexican singer Danna Paola.
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