Gauteng MEC for Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation, Morakane Mosupyoe has added her voice in mourning the passing of veteran actor, Patrick Ndlovu.
Ndlovu, aged 85, is known for roles on both stage and screen whenever he featured which include television dramas such as Zone 14, Yizo Yizo and Durban Gen.
In a statement, MEC Mosupyoe has described Ndlovu as a gentle giant that graced screens with tremendous talent.
Details surrounding his death are still unclear but his managing agency, Moonyeenn Lee Associates, have confirmed his death on social media on Wednesday.
The SABC is saddened by the untimely passing of the veteran actor Patrick Ndlovu commonly known for his iconic roles in Yizo Yizo and Zone 14. He will be remembered for his talent and commitment to the craft. pic.twitter.com/nkeltmh0fE
— SABC (@SABCPortal) May 31, 2023