Monday 28 February 2022

Larry Williams (MFR) - Adieu to one of a kind!

Actor, poet, lecturer, playwright Chief Larry Williams passed on Sunday, February 27, 2022.

He had Olu Jacobs, Taiwo Ajai-Lycett, Dele Jegede amongst others in his play "Colanut Junction". He had several poems and plays to his credit, taught arts at the National Theatre and was well-loved for his roles in soaps like Village Headmaster, Ripples and Mirror In The Sun.

His column in Vanguard Newspapers called "Stage & Screens" ran for more than 28 years.

Chief Larry Williams was the first president of the Actors Guild of Nigeria and a recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award.

Chief Larry Williams lectured in 3 Nigerian Universities - the University of Lagos, Lagos State University and the University of Calabar.

He was very active in training young people and passionate about theatre arts.

Condolences on passage of the septuagenarian titan.

God Rules!

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