JOHANNESBURG - Legendary South African actress Mary Twala has died at the age of 80.
Details surrounding Twala’s death are still unclear, but news of her passing was revealed by her son Somizi Mhlongo through a post on Twitter on Saturday.
My tree has fallen........lala Ma pic.twitter.com/CjojR7k2uX— somizi somGAGA (@somizi) July 4, 2020
The icon has featured in several local productions, including the very first season of Generations.
In 2007, she starred in the dramaUbizo: The Calling, which explored issues on the tradition of Ubungoma in South Africa.