Veteran actor Mac Jordan Amartey passes on

After years of battling with sickness, legendary Ghanaian actor Mac Jordan Amartey has passed on.

Mr. Amartey who has been absent from the movie scene for barely five years now died following battling a long illness. He gave up the ghost  at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital Thursday evening around 5:00 pm www.ghanacrusader.com understands.

Popularly known as Sugar Daddy, the veteran movie icon is noted for being grandiloquent in his movies.

Mac Jordan Amartey has been in the movie industry for so many years, appearing in the all-time favourite “Idikoko” series, TV Theatre productions and numerous Ghanaian films

The legendary actor disclosed last year that he uses a prosthetic leg as his right leg is amputated as a due to diabetes.

May his soul rest in peace.