Kollywood actor Florent C Pereira dies in Chennai due to COVID-19

The actor was admitted to Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital in Chennai where he was undergoing treatment for COVID-19.

Published: 15th September 2020 12:44 PM  |   Last Updated: 15th September 2020 02:19 PM   |  A+A-

Florent C Pereira made his debut in Tamil cinema with Pudhiya Geethai (2003).

Florent C Pereira made his debut in Tamil cinema with Pudhiya Geethai (2003).

By Online Desk

Tamil actor Florent C Pereira, who was known for playing character roles, died due to Covid-19 in Chennai on September 14 around 10 pm. According to reports, Florent was tested positive for coronavirus a couple of weeks ago and had been hospitalised ever since.  His health deteriorated last week and succumbed to illness. He was 67.

Filmmaker Seenu Ramaswamy wrote on Twitter, “I can’t believe this. Film actor, Kalaignar TV Ex GM, good hearted, soulful Mr Florent Pereira you are in the midst of us. RIP Father. My deepest condolences to his family & friends.”

Besides films, Florent C Pereira worked with Win TV, Kalaignar TV and Vijay TV.


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