- The death of actor Octavio Ocaña is announced
- He was known for playing ‘Benito’ on the ‘Neighbors’ series
- The causes of his death are still unknown
The unfortunate death of 22-year-old actor Octavio Ocaña, known for playing the role of ‘Benito’ in the Mexican comedy series “Necinos”, is revealed. The police are already investigating the case, and reveal that the young actor was traveling aboard a truck when he was apparently wounded with a firearm.
It was only last 2016 when it was announced that the actor Polo Ortín, known for playing the role of ‘Don Roque’ had died at the age of 88 due to a myocardial infarction, almost 6 years after this death, the production of ‘Neighbors’, now fires an elementary member of the series, the young ‘Benito’, played by the actor Octavio Ocaña.
The death of Octavio Ocaña, known for his role as’ Benito in the ‘Neighbors’ series, is announced
According to the first statements, the death of Octavio Ocaña, known as ‘Benito’ in the ‘Neighbors’ series occurred when he was traveling aboard a truck through the municipality of Cuautitlán Izcalli, as reported by various media and authorities the first hours of this October 30.
The Attorney General’s Office of the State of Mexico is already investigating the causes of the death of the actor, who according to various media, including El Universal, was allegedly traveling aboard a private unit of his property with two companions, it was right there Where the reasons are not yet known, a shot was heard inside the vehicle.
This was the death of Octavio Ocaña, known as ‘Benito’ in the series of ‘Neighbors’ inside his vehicle
Sources close to the investigation point out that the 22-year-old actor, Octavio Ocaña, was traveling along with two other people on the Champa-Lechería highway, heading to the municipality of Atizapán when municipal police stopped them, apparently they were traveling in the state. drunk.
The newspaper El Universal reports that, in their attempt to flee from the police, they collided with a private vehicle that was circulating in the area, injuring the driver and one of the detainees, however, another version also points out that inside the vehicle was recorded a detonation with a firearm, it is unknown if this was the cause of death of the actor.
Did you die after activating a firearm?
The investigations affirm that a detonation with a firearm was registered inside the vehicle, and although the causes for which the weapon was triggered are still unknown, they affirm that it belonged to the 22-year-old actor, Octavio Ocaña, known for playing the role of the little ‘Benito’ in the Mexican series ‘Necinos’.
The case is currently being investigated, and the two men who were traveling with the deceased actor are already giving statements before the Public Ministry, for their part, the possible causes of the death of the emblematic ‘Benito’ are also being determined, as well as the reasons why the weapon was detonated.
Friends and production demonstrate before the death of Octavio Ocaña, known for playing ‘Benito’ in the series ‘Neighbors’
This unfortunate death was confirmed by one of the producers of the series, Elías Solorio, who used his official Twitter account to make his feelings known, confessing that he was filled with great sadness when he heard the news of the death of the young actor of 22 years, affectionately calling him ‘Benito’:
“I can not believe it. Rest in peace, my dear Octavio. You leave all of us who knew you very sad. Have a good trip, Benito, “he wrote in the early hours of this October 30. For his part, the other producer of this series, Eugenio Derbez has not yet spoken before the death of Octavio Ocaña, he is expected to do so in a few hours.
“Can not stop crying”; Eduardo Spain destroyed after learning the death of Octavio Ocaña, his faithful friend ‘Benito’ in ‘Necinos’
Another of the personalities who also used their social networks to demonstrate before the death of Octavio Ocaña was the actor Eduardo España, who is known for playing the role of the janitor ‘Germán’, one of the great friends of ‘Benito’ in the series , reporting how devastated he was after learning of his death:
“We are undone. I can’t sleep, I can’t stop crying and shaking. RIP Octavio Ocaña, our beloved Benito in #Neighbors. My condolences to his parents and sisters. A big hug full of love. Thank you for so many laughs and for sharing your angel, “he wrote through his Twitter account. It should be noted that both actors met when Octavio was just a child.
HOW DID THE EVENTS HAPPEN?
At one point, municipal police officers stopped them, apparently they were traveling while intoxicated. In their attempt to flee, they collided with a private vehicle that was passing through the area, injuring the driver and one of the detainees.
According to the investigations, the detonation of a firearm was registered inside the vehicle, although the reasons why the weapon was triggered are unknown so far, which according to versions belonged to the victim who played Benito. The truck he was driving crashed into a wall of earth on the side of the road, at the height of the Lago de Guadalupe booth.
Octavio Ocaña ‘Benito’ dies in Neighbors and they discover he was not alone in the car where he died
In the early hours of this Saturday, the two people who accompanied him give their statements to the Public Ministry to determine the causes of the detonation of the weapon and if anyone would be responsible for the death. On behalf of the cast and crew of “Neighbors”, its producer Elías Solorio was the first to confirm the death of the actor through his Twitter account.
“I can not believe it. Rest in peace, my dear Octavio. You leave all of us who knew you very sad. Have a good trip, Benito, ”he wrote in the early hours of this Saturday. Given the facts, many people on social networks suspected that the firearm had been ‘planted’ and demand an investigation from the police who participated in the alleged arrest.
WHAT DOES TELEVISA SAY ABOUT THE DEATH OF THE ACTOR?
The actress and presenter Georgina Holguín also regretted the news: “Rest in peace, dear Octavio. It hurts me a lot to lose you. You leave a huge void for all of us who knew you. I will always remember you with that smile that you brought on the forums. See you soon”. Filed Under: Octavio Ocaña Neighbors dies
Later the Twitter account of Televisa Espectáculos confirmed the death, without giving further details of what happened: “We deeply regret the sensitive death of Octavio Ocaña, more and better known as” Benito Rivers “in @Vecinosoficial”. The news shook the entertainment world, because the circumstances are still unknown.
WHO WAS OCTAVIO OCAÑA AND WHAT DID HE DO AS AN ACTOR?
In the same way, the comedy channel of the same chain, Distrito Comedia, where this series is also broadcast on restricted television: “Thank you for all the laughs and the good times that you put us through, # OctavioOcaña. We will always remember you as the little #Benito who “didn’t want to be an actor.” We are very sorry for your departure and send our condolences to your family and friends. D.E.P”. Filed Under: Octavio Ocaña Neighbors dies
Octavio Ocaña participated in the comic series “Neighbors” from its premiere in 2005 when he was still a child until today, still with seasons on the air and impersonating Benito himself, now older. He shared a cast with actors such as César Bono, Mayrín Villanueva, Ana Bertha Espín, Moisés Suárez, Darío Ripoll, Pablo Valentín and Manuel “Flaco” Ibañez.
WHAT OTHER TRAGEDIES HAVE OCCURRED AMONG FAMOUS?
Tragedies in the entertainment world have always been present, but those that occur at an early age are more disturbing, and those that come from those characters that the public saw growing up in front of their screen are more disturbing. This Saturday morning, the death of actor Octavio Ocaña was announced, whom the Mexican public had known for more than 15 years thanks to the television program “Neighbors” where he played Benito, the son of Frankie Rivers and Lorena.
Although the causes of the death of the young 22-year-old actor have not yet been clarified, his death joins a list of actors who began working in front of the screen at a very young age and also died at a young age. Next we will tell you some other famous tragedies that have occurred and that have left a great sadness in their followers. He also had special appearances in programs such as “Familia P. Luche”, “Lola erase una vez”, and starred in “Hermanos y detectives” in 2009 alongside Julio Bracho and Adrián Uribe; Last year he also participated in the telenovela “La mexicana y el güero”. Filed Under: Octavio Ocaña Neighbors dies