Award-winning South African actor Lindiwe Ndlovu is being remembered as a dedicated performer who loved her craft.
Ndlovu died at her home on Monday. The cause of her death is not yet known.
She had just celebrated her 45th birthday last week.
She’s starred in many films and television shows including Lockdown, Isidingo, Zabalaza, Isono, and Egoli.
Fans and colleagues of the renowned actor have been paying tribute to her on social media.
Her brother, Dumisani Msimang, said that Ndlovu made a huge contribution to South Africa’s film and television industry.
“Most people related to her characters and it was a natural thing for Lindiwe,” he said of her acting.
He also said that her death was very sudden.
“She was fine, we spoke to her on Sunday, arranging some things. It [her death] was a sudden occurrence, she was healthy, she was not sick or anything. Until now, we don’t know what the cause of death is. We also don’t know what exactly caused her death.