Veteran South African actress Shalene Surtie-Richards has passed away. She was 66 years old at the time of her passing.
According to media reports she passed away at a guest house in Cape Town. She was in the mother city shooting scenes for a series she was featuring in.
The multi award winning actress played iconic roles including those in Generations, Egoli and many more.
Details surrounding her death have not yet been disclosed. Condolences are pouring in from all corners of Mzansi. May her soul rest in eternal peace.