Mexican art is in mourning. Mexican actor Alfonso Zayas He died last Thursday, July 8, at the age of 80 due to a cardiorespiratory arrest, according to notes by reporter Karina Andrew Herrera from Televisa. The news of the death was announced by the family of the comic artist through social networks.
“Through the present and full of deep pain, we communicate and confirm the painful departure of our beloved Alfonso Zayas Inclán, on the night of Thursday, July 8, in Mexico City,” reads part of the communicated meaning. Along the same lines, they indicated that their last goodbye will be in strict private with their family and friends, asking for respect and understanding for the decision taken.
The Zayas Inclán family ended their message on Instagram thanking them for the expressions of love and solidarity towards them. The relatives classified it as “One of the most beloved pillars of Mexican comedy, film and television.”
Born on June 30, 1941 in Tulancingo, he participated in multiple local productions of the chain Televisa, as well as dozens of other feature films. His last acting participation was in 2016 with the third installment of the film The Neighborhood.
That same year he had a role in the Peruvian film Looking for Nirvana from director Alex B. Wright, where he shared the cast with his compatriot Edgar Vivar and Milett Figueroa.
To live He also spoke about the death of his former partner and recalled the filming in Peruvian lands: “A few years ago, in Peru, we filmed together. Today Alfonso is leaving this plane. Thanks for your friendship, for the anecdotes, thanks for the smiles, Alfonso Zayas “ wrote.
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