The entire Indonesian film industry is devastated after learning the passing of their beloved and talented film actor and director, Richard Oh. Yes, the popular Indonesian actor and director, Richard Oh sadly passed away at the age of 62. According to the sources, the news of his death was confirmed by fellow filmmakers Joko Anwar and Gina S Noer. It is disheartening to hear the sudden death of the Indonesian film director who had also worked in numerous movies. During his entire career, he gained the massive love and respect of the fans.
Well, the sources also share that Richard Oh died on Thursday, April 7, 2022, in the night at the Eka Hospital BSD in South Tangerang. He was buried on Friday, April 8, 2022, in Banjarmasin, South Kalimantan. Many people are searching for the cause of his death and finding the reason on social media and other websites. Let us tell you that neither family nor official disclosed the cause of his death yet.
What Was Richard Oh Cause of Death?
Since the news of his death was confirmed, his closed and loved ones pay tributes to her and expressed their deep condolence to him. A Facebook post was made by Novita Listyani who wrote,” He has shown many of us how to live this life, the outpouring of posts tagging his FB sharing stories of how he has changed the lives of so many peoples are the testaments of what a wonderful man he was. He is truly missed by this little family here. Gone too soon”.
Who Was Richard Oh?
According to the sources, Richard Oh’s real name was Abdurrahman bin Yong Masio. He began his career as an author in the industry. At the first, he published his three written books – The Pathfinders of Lover, Hearts of the Night and The Rainmaker’s Daughter. Along with this, he also co-founded the literary award Kusala Sastra Khatulistiwa to recognise Indonesian writers.
Later, he also tried to clean his skills into acting where he starred in films like Yowis Ben and 27 Steps of May. Later, he chose the director and screenwriter path with his debut film Koper in 2006. With this, he also took other projects that include Terpana, Love Is A Bird, and Menunggu Bunda.
Richard Oh’s colleagues have shared their deep condolence on social media. During his career, he gained massive respect and love from his close ones and colleagues. He was always available for others to help but unfortunately, a beautiful soul has gone from this world. Richard Oh will be always remembered by his friends and family.