Local actor, director and media personality Clifford Learmond has passed away.
Mr Learmond had been dealing with several health issues over the past few years.
His most recent posts to social media also indicate that he had been hospitalized with COVID-19 in Tampa, Florida and was due to be discharged on September 1st.
A cause of death has not yet been confirmed publicly.
Among the first to confirm his death was Gayelle TV, and condolences have since poured in from friends and colleagues including Nikki Crosby, Michael Cherrie and Penelope Spencer.
According to a tribute posted on the Queen’s Hall Facebook page, Mr Learmond had a theatre career spanning more than 30 years.
He performed in numerous productions with well-known theatre names such as Richard Ragoobarsingh, Penelope Spencer, the late Raymond Choo Kong and Learie Joseph.
His prominent roles were in “Run for Your Wife”, “Norman is That You?” and “One of Our Sons is Missing”.
This story has been updated…