Joseph Owen Wandera, who was a promising young actor has sadly passed away last month at the age of 27. It is saddened to announce that the actor who was featured on Coronation Street has gone from this world. According to the sources, the actor of Sussex Street, Salford died on January 16, 2022, while in Costa Rica with friends.
It is unfortunately saddening news for all his loved ones and fans around the world. Many heartbreaking tributes poured in for the gifted visionary. During his career, he won many hearts by his acting skills. Keep reading to know more about Joseph Owen Wandera.
What Was Joseph Owen Wandera Cause of Death?
The actor had worked on Coronation Street in 2018 where he played a role of a buyer interested in purchasing Eileen Grimshaw’s car. After his appearance for the ITV soap, the actor took the support of Twitter and wrote,” Overwhelmed with the support.
Mad love for everyone that’s getting onto me and caught my ep. They will be more to come this year”. Along with this, the actor’s cause of death has been announced. He died after suffering a seizure while on holiday with his friends. It happened in Costa Rica when he was with his friends.
The passing of Joseph was opened at Rochdale Coroners’ Court on Thursday, February 24, 2022. During the opening, it was heard by Coroner Julie Robertson from the side of the Police coroner officer Kathy Dixon who confirmed the passing news of Joseph.
How Did Joseph Owen Wandera Die?
He had been living at Villa Verde One, in Calle L Cruz, Tamarindo and also attended a party night of his death. Along with this, Ms Dixon confirmed and said,” Whilst at a party, Joseph rang his girlfriend and explained that he did not feel well”.
She continued,” He had lost sight in one eye and lost sensation in the left side of his body. He also contacted his friend who picked him up and took him back to their apartment. He went to sleep on sofa. After a few hours, Joseph’s friend found him on the sofa having a seizure”.
If we talk about his career so, he began as a part of the MaD Theatre Company which is based in Monsall, where he used to perform at schools, theatres and also festival across Manchester. It was also reported that he made his performance at the Manchester Fringe Festival in 2012.
After this, he also made television roles in Scott and Bailey and Moving On. He had worked in a pilot for BBC Comedy Showcase. Later, in 2012, he worked in Coronation Street as a buyer. At that time, he gained the attention of the watchers. Unfortunately, the actor has gone from this world. #RIP Joseph Owen Wandera