A young Nollywood actor,Ezeora Nelson Oluchukwu, popularly known as ‘Nelson Gold’ who died last month, has been laid to rest at his hometown in Enugu State.
Local reports show that the fast raising actor and a graduate of the University of Nigeria,Nsukka, slumped at a movie location in Enugu and was rushed to the hospital, he remained in coma until he passed on 15th June 2018.
Nelson Gold, died few days after he celebrated his 22nd birthday on June 5th 2018.Nelson was a talented Nigerian actor and screen writer who broke into Nollywood after playing a lead role in a movie titled “Black Child”, where he stared alongside top notch actors like Ebele Okaro, Obi Okoli, Zulu Adigwe, Chiege Asiligwe, Destiny Etiko, and Vals Chucks.
The Movie Black Child lunched Nelson into the mainstream after being produced in Nigeria by JP Nwanganga. It made Nollywood producers to nickname Nelson the “Nollywood’s Mad Actor” following the mind blowing performance he displayed in the movie.