Sisi Quadri stood by me when I got sick on Anikulapo series set – Kunle Remi

Kunle Remi as Saro in Anikulapo

Actor Kunle Remi has recollected how his late colleague Sisi Quadru stood by him and watched him get better when he was sick on the set of Anikulapo series.

Quadri’s death came as a shock to many, especially in the Yoruba movie industry.

The actor’s passing was confirmed by Bolaji Amusan aka Mr Latin, the President of the Theatre Arts and Movie Practitioners Association of Nigeria (TAMPAM) who posted the late actor on his Instagram page on Friday, with a short message, “Hmm may God grant him eternal rest”.

Reacting to the shocking news, Kunle Remi in an Instagram post on Friday, wrote: “I recall being sick on the set of Anikulapo, Sisi stood by me and watched me get better. Your art lives in our hearts forever. Thank you for being gracious. I celebrate you.”

Quadri’s death coincides with the release date of his latest movie, Anikulapo: Rise of the Specter, where he played one of the three ghosts in the mystic epic series directed by Kunle Afolayan.

He was aged 44.