New Zealand actors who deceased at age 47

Here are 1 famous actors from New Zealand died at 47:

Prince Tui Teka

Prince Tui Teka (March 8, 1937 Ruatahuna-January 23, 1985) a.k.a. Tui Latui, Tui Teka, Prince Tui Teka or Teka, Prince Tui was a New Zealand singer-songwriter and actor.

Prince Tui Teka was of Maori descent and began his career as a musician at the age of 18 when he joined a local band. He quickly gained recognition for his soulful voice and energetic performances, and he went on to become one of New Zealand's most beloved entertainers. Teka released several albums throughout his career, including "The Man, The Music, The Legend" which went triple platinum in New Zealand. He was also an accomplished actor, appearing in several films and television shows including the New Zealand classic "Utu". Tragically, Teka passed away at the age of 47 due to injuries sustained in a car accident. Despite his untimely death, his music continues to be celebrated in New Zealand and around the world.

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