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

Tamil actor-entertainer Florent C Pereira, who was known for character roles, passed on due to Covid-19 on Monday night at a hospital in Chennai. Subsequent to testing positive for the coronavirus, Florent was hospitalized fourteen days back. His wellbeing crumbled a week ago.

Producer Seenu Ramaswamy broke the news on his Twitter page. He stated: “I can’t accept this. Film entertainer, Kalaignar TV Ex GM, great-hearted, heartfelt Mr. Florent Pereira you are amidst us. Dear Father, My most profound sympathies to his family and companions.

Films he appeared in:

Having featured in more than 50 Tamil movies, Florent made his acting introduction with Vijay’s Tamil sentimental drama ‘Puthiya Geethai’. As of late, he was found in movies, likely in, Kayal, Kumki, Thodari, VIP 2, and Taramani. He was generally mainstream for playing the dad in films.

Mourning his passing, Director Seenu Ramasamy composed on Twitter, “I can’t accept this Film Actor Kalaignar TV Ex GM great-hearted heartfelt Mr. Florent Pereira you are amidst us RIP Father My most profound sympathy to his family and friends”. Florent had featured in Seenu Ramasamy’s Dharmadurai and the yet to be delivered film Idam Porul Yaeval.

Florent C Pereira’s presentation as an entertainer was in actor Vijay’s Pudhiya Geethai which delivered in 2003. He likewise acted in films like Sathriyan (2017) and Dhanush’s Vellaiyilla Pattathari 2 (VIP 2) (2017) among others. His presentation in Prabhu Solomon’s Kayal (2014) brought him recognition. He assumed the part of the father to the lead character (Anandhi) in this film.

Raja Manthiri, Thodari, Mupparimanam, Taramani, Podhuvaga Emmanasu Thangam are a pile of different movies wherein he showed up. With more than 20 years of involvement and experience with TV, Florent likewise held significant situations in channels; Kalaignar TV, WIN TV, and Vijay TV.


Prior in August, Tamil filmmaker V Swaminathan who created films like Kamal Haasan’s Anbe Sivam, Dhanush’s Pudhupettai, Vijay’s Priyamudan and Bagavathi and more, has left his breathe due to COVID-19 at 62 years old.

Mr. Florent’s fans, family, friends, and well-wishers are expressing their condolences through social media by mentioning #FlorentCPereira with his snaps.

Tamil Nadu has 46,912 dynamic COVID-19 cases as of September 14. Up until now, 4,53,165 patients have been released from emergency clinics subsequent to being treated for the viral sickness. 8,434 patients have passed on due to COVID-19 in the state. On September 14, 5,742 new COVID-19 cases were added to Tamil Nadu’s count. This included 991 from Chennai followed by 498 from Coimbatore and 364 from Chengalpattu. Entertainment seeker! Then just follow us on Southern Express, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube for more such latest news.