Legendary actor, Mac Jordan Amartey has died, a family friend has confirmed.

Kwesi Ansah said the veteran actor who has been unwell for some time, died at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital Thursday evening.

His family had taken him to the hospital after struggling to get him to eat solid food. He had since been on admission until his death last night.

Mr Ansah who was taught by the renowned actor at University Primary School said the family is saddened by the death