(CMR) Jamaican actor Clive Duncan died on Thursday (July 16) after battling cancer.
He was 57-year-old.
Duncan was most known for his role in the local television drama “Lime Tree Lane”; he played the role of Drapus Upton.
Members of the local acting community have expressed sadness in reacting to news of Duncan’s death noting that he was immensely talented and would be greatly missed.
“Ah sah..theatre loses another veteran. Clive Duncan, known to many as Mas Drapus on Lime Tree Lane, has transitioned. He was ailing for some time. We will miss his immense talent but most of all his warm and generous spirit. Sleep well Clive,” said local actress and television host, Dahila Harris
“Dear friend, I do not know how to respond. One thing I do know for sure is…I could always count on your unwavering support, your friendship, your consummate professionalism and trust you to be the genuine, kind-hearted, humble soul you were. You have touched many lives and enriched them and I only want you to know, I have always treasured and valued our friendship. Sir Clive you will be truly missed. It is with deep sorrow and regret that I express this. However, my deepest sympathies to your family and friends at this time…but just know Sir Clive Duncan…you’re gone but definitely NOT forgotten…Love you much…sleep in peace,” added Playwright turned politician David Tulloch.