- After Enrique Rocha’s death, people wonder what did the actor die of?
- So far no official version is known about the causes of his death
- A person close to him says what could have happened to him, since he knew him very well
After the sudden death of the actor Enrique Rocha “El Rochón”, countless rumors have begun to emerge about the causes of his death, however, officially, no one in his family has given an explanation about the Televisa actor, but The question that the public is asking is what did he die of? So here we will tell you what people close to the artist say, according to a publication on the Por Esto portal.
The first actor, a native of Silao, Guanajuato, died this Sunday at the age of 81; The death was apparently confirmed by one of his employees, Óscar Espejel, according to several media reports. So far this is the only information that has been released regarding the loss of the actor, known mainly for his antagonistic roles in soap operas such as El Privilegio de Amar.
HOW WAS THE FIRST ACTOR’S HEALTH?
The news on Sunday night surprised everyone since apparently the artist had no history of any illness or recent hospitalization, which is why doubts about his death grow even more. In social networks, several celebrities joined the sentence that seizes the family and also all the Televisa staff.
With this death, there are two in less than 10 days, since a little more than a week ago the actor Octavio Ocaña, also known for his participation in the series of ‘Neighbors’, died of a firearm, playing the role. of ‘Benito Rivers’. His death has also generated controversy because neither the family nor users believe the official version that he shot himself.
WHAT DID ENRIQUE ROCHA DIE?
Carlos Espejel’s brother, commented for the Por Esto portal that the actor had no apparent health problems, much less a recent hospital admission history, so he believes that the cause of his death could be natural, and This is how he explained it: “The man was in very good health, he had no antecedent, it all happened very quickly and naturally.”
However, the public still expects the family to give an official version of events, since he was a well-known artist who participated in dozens of soap operas and played, most of the time, villain roles, because of his hoarseness voice, that made him more reckless and the producers of the Televisa company took advantage of it very well.
WHO REGRETED ENRIQUE ROCHA’S DEPARTURE?
Television producer Reynaldo López also confirmed the loss on social media.
“Tremendous loss for the entertainment world, a legend my dear and admired Enrique Rocha, God bless the good ‘Rochón’. We are going to miss it. RIP, ”López wrote on his Twitter account.
With just over 80 credits in film and television, according to the IMDB portal, “Rochón”, as he was known, always stood out for his deep voice and dark characters. He exploited this peculiar characteristic from the beginning of his career in 1965.
Rocha began to stand out little by little on national screens, working for filmmakers such as Arturo Ripstein (Time to Die) and Julio Bracho (The Process of Christ).
WHAT HISTORICAL ROLES DID ENRIQUE ROCHA CARRY OUT?
One of his most memorable roles was Lucifer in the cult horror film “Satánico Pandemonium” (1975), as well as in the comedy “Modisto de Señoras” (1969), opposite Mauricio Garcés. “Toy World”, “Two Women, One Way”, “The Privilege of Loving”, “The Ways of Love”, “Wild Heart”, “A Lucky Family”, are some of his most remembered novels.
As soon as the clapperboard sounded, Enrique Rocha became serious about his scenes, usually as a villain, since his imposing voice allowed him to embody from unquestionable and strict patriarchs (Two Women, One Way) to a diabolical agent who wanted to destroy an angel of the guard (Seraph).
WAS IT AS SERIOUS AS IT LOOKED ON THE SCREEN?
But as soon as they gave the cut, the Guanajuato actor from Televisa, who died yesterday at the age of 81 of natural causes, changed. Producers, actors and friends who worked with “Rochón”, as they called him because of the seriousness of his voice, highlighted this great contradiction: the public will remember him as the villain of the story, but they will do so as someone very animated.
“Maybe no one places him that way, but he was the funniest guy I’ve ever met in my life, the one I’ve laughed the most with. We literally fell to the floor from laughing so much. I even had a stomach ache. He had a sense of humor that was always so jovial, with so much energy. Filed Under: Enrique Rocha
WHAT WAS LORENA HERRERA DOING WITH HIM, EVENING TO HAVE A BOYFRIEND?
“At that time I had a very jealous boyfriend and he used to get more that I went out to dinner with Enrique, and even so I went with him, because we literally saw each other to laugh”, shared in an interview Lorena Herrera, who was with Rocha in Dos Women. Rocha unexpectedly discovered her profession at the age of 17 through a theatrical audition that was not attended by an actor.
After that, the Televisa actor made his debut in film and television in the 1960s, and faced challenges such as the film El Proceso de Cristo (1966), by Julio Bracho. Thanks to La Mentira (1965) other melodramas arrived, such as Mundo de Juguetes (1974), When the Children Go (1983), My Little Traviesa (1997) and El Privilegio de Amar (1998). Filed Under: Enrique Rocha
WHAT WAS ENRIQUE ROCHA LIKE WITH HIS COMPANIONS IN THE SET?
While he was playing parents who did not understand young people, as in Rebelde (2004), curiously, the Televisa actor became a guide for the actors who were starting. “He debuted in How It Hurts to Callar, I was 19 there and my tres leches cake was bought by ‘Rochón’. He was our dad, especially our generation.
“He was a very classy man, always inviting, beautiful, taking everyone into account. That’s why we guys always hang around and love him, ”recalled actress Cynthia Klitbo. Both were the antagonists in El Privilegio de Amar, by Carla Estrada, who remembered the actor as the most professional, who always arrived on time with the texts learned.
WHAT WAS ENRIQUE ROCHA LIKE WITH WOMEN?
“He was very chivalrous, very attentive, very polite, very proper, but, above all, a good man who enjoyed life. I think he didn’t want to do anything, he was a man who really enjoyed it ”, stressed the producer. Of the Thursday meals that the producers had before the pandemic, Juan Osorio remembers his habit of drinking whiskey, as well as his spirit.
“Rocha was a heartthrob, a great conqueror with that voice and we all made fun of him about how his heart was at that age. Meeting him was fantastic, because it was full of anecdotes. His very voice lent itself to make us laugh, to be nice.
“He has left a very great legacy and an equally great void in the artistic environment,” said Osorio, who produced Una Familia con Suerte.