Former Strictly Come Dancing star Chizzy Akudolu’s mum has died (Image: Rex / Chizzy Akudolu)
Former Strictly Come Dancing star Chizzy Akudolu has stated she is ‘heartbroken and confused’ following the dying of her mum Maria Chinwe Obosi.
The actress shared the information on social media, calling her ‘beneficiant, nurturing and humorous’ in a collection of emotional posts.
Chizzy shared a group of images of the pair collectively, together with some taken collectively at Maria’s seventieth birthday.
‘My great Mum instantly handed away final week. As you may think about it’s been a heartbreaking and complicated time,’ she wrote.
‘Final night time, she was in my dream, laughing coz Bootsy pee’d in my hair… Yep, she’ll all the time be with us!! Love you all the time, Maria Chinwe Obosi [sic].’
Chizzy additionally posted an image of her grandmother and mum on Instagram and wrote: ‘My Mum handed away instantly through the night time. To say that we’re devastated is an understatement. Looks like I’ve been kicked within the chest.’
A number of stars bought in contact on-line to pay their respects on social media after Chizzy introduced the information, with Gemma Atkinson writing: ‘So sorry Chizzy. Sending a lot of like to you.’
Emily Atack stated: ‘Chizzy I’m so sorry,’ whereas Ex-Strictly skilled Ola Jordan added: ‘So sorry in your loss Chizzy, pondering of you.’
Chizzy replied by saying: ‘Simply wanna say thanks for all of the messages. I bought a bit overwhelmed in the long run however I actually admire the love.’
The actress appeared on Strictly in 2017, the place she was paired with skilled accomplice Pasha Kovalev.
Chizzy can also be recognized for her efficiency as surgeon Mo Effang on Holby Metropolis. She additionally starred in Dying In Paradise and has appeared on Free Ladies.