Dickson Oppong delighted viewers as “Waterman” in 2010 on the RTL program “Das Supertalent”. With his unusual ability to absorb up to five liters of water and then shoot it out of his mouth like a fountain, he even made it to the semi-finals. Now he has died at the age of 54.
As his management confirmed to RTL, the former super talent candidate was killed on October 11 in a bicycle accident in Düren. Details of the accident are not known.
Fans mourn the loss of “Waterman” Dickson Oppong
Fans express their condolences on the Facebook page of “Das Supertalent”. “My condolences from his family”, “I wish the relatives a lot of strength” and “Rest in peace” are some of the comments on the death of the TV star.
Dickson Oppong came to Germany from his native Ghana in 2000, as reported by RTL. He lived with his family in North Rhine-Westphalia. The funeral is due to take place on October 29th. The super talent candidate leaves behind his wife and four children.