Mary Twala died at 80 years old
Born on 14 September 1939, Veteran actress Mary Twala has passed away. His son Somizi Mhlongo confirmed on Saturday through social media.
Mary Twala appeared in various TV shows and movies including Sarafina, Ubizo, Hopeville, Beat The Drum, Leading Lady, Malunde and Mandela’s Long walk To Freedom.
She was awarded the Order of Ikhamanga in Silver by President Ramaphosa in 2019 for her excellent contribution to the arts industry in South Africa.
Social media went abuzz following the announcement of her death. See some messages of condolences from Twitter.