Former Rhythm City actor Jamie Bartlett has died at the age of 55. Bartlett was best known for playing the role of David Genaro in the eTV soapie. A close family member confirmed his passing. The cause of death has not been revealed yet.
He started playing his role as David Genaro in 2007. He was the first person to speak in scene 1 on the popular TV series Isidongo as character Mike O’Riley when it was aired on South African television. On the set of Isidingo he acted opposite Hlomla Dandala who acted as Derek Nyathi.
James was previously married to former Generations actress Camilla Waldman. She used to play the character of Ann De Villiers back in the days. It seems things didn’t go as planned and they had to divorce, however, the actor was now happily married to Rosa.
Celebrities and fans have send in their Condolence messages to his family. Here are some of the messages