She was one of the most incredible performers and a SAFTA-winning actress.
SA actress Lindiwe Ndlovu has passed away reports TV & Film platform TV Mzansi.
She was one of the most incredible performers and a SAFTA-winning actress. We will always remember her for the great contribution she has made to the arts industry. Our heartfelt condolences to her family & friends.
SA actress Lindiwe Ndlovu has passed away.
She was one of the most incredible performers and a SAFTA-winning actress. We will always remember her for the great contribution she has made to the arts industry. Our heartfelt condolences to her family & friends. #RIPLindiweNdlovu pic.twitter.com/0SaDbOMyBr
— TV Mzansi (@TvMzansi) January 11, 2021
BREAKING NEWS: South African Actress Lindiwe Ndlovu has passed away❤️🕊️
Well-known for her work in various SA prime time TV shows including #uzalo & #eHostela
Her Film work: Safari(2013) Winnie Mandela(2011)& her excellent role on Little One won her a SAFTA. #RIPLindiweNdlovu pic.twitter.com/1LB4lrOkWc
— 11 BUTTONS MEDIA (@11Buttons_Media) January 11, 2021
The 44-year-old actor passed away in her home on Monday, 11 January.
“It is with heavy hearts and unimaginable sadness that we bring you the news of Lindiwe Thembekani Ndlovu passing in her home this morning,” the company said.
“To us, Lindiwe was family but to many she was so much more. An unsung incredible actress who will leave a huge space in the creative world of acting,” Gaenor continued.
Some of her notable work includes her roles on Mzansi Magic’s hit series Lockdown, TV drama Ifalakhe and movies such as _eHostela, Little One _and Safari.
“Her career has been long and full of industry accolades and performances. By far her greatest achievement was receiving her Safta award,” the statement read. Ndlovu was presented her Safta Best Actress in a feature film award by veteran US actor Samuel L. Jackson
Ndlovu was also a theatre actor, with a number of her plays showing at the Market Theatre in Johannesburg, as the statement explained.
“Lindiwe’s love for the stage is reflected in the many productions she gave her heart and soul to.”
The company extended condolences to her loved ones.
“What we will remember most is her love and unwavering dedication to her friends and family. She had a larger than life presence that was undeniably infectious to those who loved her,” said Gaenor. “Lindiwe was part of the fabric of Gaenor Artist Management and things will just not be the same without her.”