Tributes are pouring in for award winning actress, Lindiwe Thembekani Ndlovu, who died at her home on Monday.

Ndlovu was 44-years-old.

She is renowned for her roles in a number of television productions including Zabalaza, Lockdown, Soul City, Scandal, Isidingo, Backstage and Home Affairs.

Her long-time agent, Lynne Higgins, says Ndlovu’s greatest achievement is receiving the SAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Feature film that was presented to her by American film star, Samuel L Jackson.

Higgins says Ndlovu was full of love.

“She would walk in and give you the biggest hug … in your life. She had a smile that lit up the room. She gripped your heart, that smile … the biggest smile you’ve had in your life. I will miss that. I will miss that the most,” adds Higgins.