Fukrey actor Olanokiotan Gbolabo Lucas, who played the character of Bobby in the 2013 film has left for heavenly abode today, January 16, 2021.
Producer of the film, Farhan Akhtar took to his social media to announce the news and express his condolences.
Sharing a picture of Lucas, Farhan wrote alongside, “A dear cast member Olanokiotan Gbolabo Lucas, who played the role of Bobby in the Fukrey film franchise, has passed away. Deepest condolences to his family. You will be missed.. RIP.”
We pray for the departed soul of Olanokiotan Gbolabo Lucas to rest in peace and may God grant strength to the family to bear the loss.
Fans of the Fukrey franchise too expressed their shock over the sudden demise of the actor and shared their fond memories of him from the film.
Reacting on Farhan's post, a few fans tweeted:
Helmed by Mrighdeep Singh Lamba, Fukrey featured Ali Fazal, Pulkit Samrat, Richa Chadha, Varun Sharma, and Manjot Singh in pivotal roles. The film was a hit and was followed up with a sequel Fukrey Returns. It was produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani. The film is about four friends who are peculiar in their own way and are on the lookout for ideas to make easy money.