MANAMA, March 13: A Kuwaiti actor, Abdullah Al Barooni, 44, died Tuesday morning reportedly from a heart attack, according to gulfnews. com. The young actor, who was well-known in Kuwait and the GCC countries, was outstanding and played different roles in several dramas.
The late friends of the deceased who were shocked after hearing the news of his death said he did not show any signs of sickness or physical indisposition.
Al Barooni began his stage career in 1991 and in television dramas in 1997. Currently he was working on a new drama which was to be screened during Ramadan in mid-May. Several fans posted condolence messages to his family in social media and Twitter. “I have known Abdullah Al Barooni for 17 years and he was an outstanding example in piety, compassion and friendship,” said Nasser Al Mujaibal on his account. “May God grant his wife, daughters and family fortitude to bear this terrible loss.” Other Kuwaiti actors, producers and television figures recalled Abdullah’s positive character and said he will be sorely missed. “Abdullah will always be remembered for his laudable work and for his morals. Our condolences to his family and fans,” said Ghada Al Ali, a Kuwaiti media figure.