Skeem Saam Actor Big Boy (Charles Maja) Has Died
South Africa has lost another legend actor in the acting industry. Skeem Saam actor Charles Maja has died. Charles Maja who portrayed Big Boy on Skeem Saam has died.
Skeem Saam reported the death on their official Twitter account.
Twitter users broke out with messages after news got out, saying that the legendary actor has passed away. Not so long ago this week, the death of another actress V-Mash was reported, this is the second death to be reported
You may be gone for now but you live forever in our memories and in our hearts.
Thank you so much for who you were, we love you and we wish you a peaceful sleep.
RIP Charles BIG BOY Maja. Our family will never be the same again! ❤️ pic.twitter.com/TuOVYMNUF6
— Skeem Saam 8 (@SkeemSaam3) April 9, 2020
Charles was born in Ga-Maja near Polokwane, Limpopo. He was also known for playing the role of Bra Tick, on Thobela FM radio drama Mahlakung.
Thobela FM confirmed the news on their official Twitter page.
Charles Maja was one of the greatest pioneers of the hit TV show Skeem Saam, he was reported dead on Thursday, April 9th, 2020. Charles Maja was a gifted veteran actor. He has left behind the entertainment industry in total shock and pain as he was an inspiration to so many people in the industry.
— #StayAtHome🇿🇦 (@itsBlackRoseSA) April 9, 2020
Condolences and tributes are been divided throughout different social media timeline. We knew about his death on April 9th, 2020 through different publications on websites and social platforms.
Skeem Saam’s production publicist Sumaya Mogola confirmed that Charles Moja died on Thursday afternoon.
Sadly it is true. He passed away this morning in Limpopo. He suffered a stroke. His daughter confirmed the news to us. The family is devastated,” Mogola said.
As tributes flowed in from social media users, Maja’s positive influence from his fans could be seen.
The cause of death is yet to be discovered