The celebration that did not come: this is how they will remember Octavio Ocaña on his 23rd birthday

Octavio Ocaña earned his popularity playing Benito Rivers (Photo: Instagram / @ octavioocaa)

Octavio Augusto Pérez Ocaña was a young actor who wished be recognized as a professional footballer, he was a fan of Blue Cross and he had the fortune to see his favorite team as champion of the Mexican League; even played for a while to The Ferris Wheel.

However, all the people who admire him and remember him so fondly keep his role in mind above all else. Benito Rivers in the series Neighbors, the young actor was there since the first season in 2005, when he he was only 6 years old.

Octavio Ocaña was only a week away from his 23rd birthday when died in a violent and unexpected incident last October 29.

The actor passed away a week after his 23rd birthday (Photo: Instagram / @ octavioocaa)
The actor passed away a week after his 23rd birthday (Photo: Instagram / @ octavioocaa)

This November 7, the actor would have celebrated his birthday with his friends, his fiancée or his family, he would even have received hundreds of congratulations from his fans on social networks, where he might have shared videos of the celebration.

However, due to the fact that the investigation into his death has not yet concluded and there are still inconsistencies surrounding the incident, his family and Nerea Godínez, his fiancée, have been firm in seeking justice for Octavio Ocaña and They seek to fully clarify the incident that caused his death.

On the other hand, echoing the Ocaña family, thousands of people have called on social networks to do various marches in his honor.

Ocaña was engaged to Nerea Godínez (Photo: Facebook / Octavio Ocaña)
Ocaña was engaged to Nerea Godínez (Photo: Facebook / Octavio Ocaña)

Some will take place in Cuautitlán Izcalli, a municipality in the State of Mexico where the death occurred, while others plan to depart from the Angel of Independence located in Mexico City.

This arose among the publications of the Facebook group “Justice for Octavio Ocana”, Where various users made a call to demonstrate publicly to demand justice for the death of the actor.

In the calls it is suggested to wear white, carry banners with the photos of Octavio Ocaña and even attend disguised as his character Benito Rivers used to do.

Octavio Ocaña played Benito Rivers from his childhood to adulthood (Photo: Twitter / @ Vecinosoficial)
Octavio Ocaña played Benito Rivers from his childhood to adulthood (Photo: Twitter / @ Vecinosoficial)

In addition to the concentrations already mentioned, in the comments of the original publication people from Monterrey, Veracruz, San Luis Potosí, Ecatepec, Atizapán, Aguascalientes, Papantla, Cancún, San Miguel de Allende, Tonalá, Mexicali, Tuxtla Gutiérrez, have been summoned. Alvarado, Reynosa, Mérida, Guadalajara, Tabasco, Tampico, Villahermosa, among many other territories.

Those who will not attend any of the marches have been using photos of Octavio Ocaña on their social media profiles for several days as a way to honor and remember him fondly.

The actor’s mother set up an altar and told herself so devastated that she preferred “to be killed.”

The mother set up an altar for her son a few days after his death (Photo: Screenshot)
The mother set up an altar for her son a few days after his death (Photo: Screenshot)

On the other hand, Nerea Godínez, the actor’s fiancee, went to the accident site on November 5 and placed various flower arrangements at the place where the actor’s truck ended up.

His girlfriend wrote on Instagram “All, all for you, my king.” In this way, Nerea Godínez turned the site into a space to pay tribute to Octavio Ocaña just one week after his death.

After the surprise death of his colleague, the series in which the young man acted as “Benito Rivers” – is planning a moving tribute for the upcoming season.

Los Rivers (Photo: Instagram / @ Neighborsoficial)
Los Rivers (Photo: Instagram / @ Neighborsoficial)

The first to reveal something about it was Roxana Castellanos, who plays “Vanesa Balboa” in the famous show.

Of course a tribute is going to be paid as at the time Polo Ortín who was my grandfather in Neighbors. Also when the character disappears, because they are always reminded”, Declared for the program Today last November 3.

In addition to these plans by both his colleagues and his family, each person who came to deal with him has been making various farewells on social networks or in interviews.

They were both a couple in the series (Photo: @octavioocaa / IG - @talithabeckerr / IG.)
They were both a couple in the series (Photo: @octavioocaa / IG – @talithabeckerr / IG.)

On one side, Lalo Spain He remembered that he spent his free time thinking how to make jokes about his nose so that he would mistake his lines and unleash laughter in Neighbors, on the other, the same Octavio Ocaña also misled Talitha Becker, who played Liz, his girlfriend on the show.

With this illustration, his sister Bertha Ocaña remembered the actor on Day of the Dead Photo: Instagram @ berthaocaa
With this illustration, his sister Bertha Ocaña remembered the actor on Day of the Dead Photo: Instagram @ berthaocaa

Regarding her experience, Roxana Castellanos recalled how it was for her to work with the little 6-year-old Octavio until he became a 22-year-old; mentioned that it seemed incredible to him that “Benito” will be able to learn his lines and did not resort to a prompter.

Other people -including his family- have immortalized Octavio in graffiti, a corrido, a rap song, hundreds of editions of his photographs, drawings, funny moments captured on video and even some of his fans placed his photograph on the altar of Día de Muertos.

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