The National Association of Performers (ANDI) has confirmed the death of actor Rodrigo Mejía, known for his participation in several melodramas produced by Televisa and being the husband of TV Azteca host Gaby Crassus.
ANDI did not explain the causes of Mejía’s death at 45, but he expressed his condolences to those close to the actor.
The performer has appeared in several successful Televisa TV soap operas, such as The Hidden Secret, World of Beasts, Fire in Blood and Care with the Angel.
The news was also confirmed by journalists Pati Chapoy and Ventaneando on Twitter, where they expressed their support for Gaby Crassus, who belongs to the ranks of TV Azteca.
“Dear @gabycrassus, I am sorry for what you are going through. I kiss you. RIP Rodrigo Mejia your husband, ”wrote the Mexican journalist on her social network.
Entertainment show TV Azteca reported that Rodrigo Mejía died in Mérida, Yucatán.
After the sad news broke, several Mexican celebrity figures spoke out and remembered the actor who brought Nelson Acuña to life on the soap opera Care with the Angel, alongside Maite Perroni and William Levy.
One of the first to speak out was actor and singer Mauricio Martínez, who outlined the reasons he will always remember Mejía.
“So I will always remember you, my Ro.” What a deep sadness to learn last night of your departure. You have always been a great partner and best friend since we started this career together so many years ago. All my love for your family. What a tragedy. Please wear face masks, ”he commented on his Twitter account.
Adrián Patiño, Héctor Navarro, Maggie Hegyi, Marta Guzmán, Linet Puente and Jimena “La Choco” Pérez expressed their condolences to the actor’s family and stressed that now Rodrigo Mejía will be an angel for his family, especially for his wife Gaby Crassus and the two children who procreated together.