Celebrated Actor Mncedisi Shabangu Dead At 53
South Africa’s film universe suffered yet another hit with the recent death of Mncedisi Shabangu. The former “Rhythm City” actor died on 24 July. He was 53 years.
In a statement released on Facebook, his family confirmed the death, noting that he died in the early hours of Sunday. The cause of death was not disclosed, however.
The family also expressed gratitude to those who have been sharing condolences with the family. Amid the tragedy, however, the family also asked for privacy while it mourns the deceased, who was a celebrated actor in his lifetime.
The memorial and funeral arrangements for the deceased have not been announced yet. But then the family noted the public should expect that soon. For those who might wish to get in touch with the family regarding the tragedy and other matters, the family dropped a number and the individual to contact. You can check it out below.
Since the announcement of the actor’s death, it’s been raining condolences on social media, with many peeps noting the impact the actor had in their lives through his films. Mncedisi Shabangu will be sorely missed for the life he brought o his roles and for his contributions to South African film generally.