Cape Town – Actress Lebohang “Lettie” Mpyana has died.
She was 34.
A statement by her family confirmed that she died on Wednesday after a short illness.
“It is with great sadness to announce the passing of our daughter Lebogang Mpyana. Lebo died after a short illness. We ask that you keep us in your thoughts and prayers in this time of bereavement. Memorial service and funeral details will follow,” the family said.
In DiepCity, she portrayed the role of Khelina, a confident and cheerful wife to Ringtone. Her co-stars in the series included celebrated actors such as Dawn Thandeka King, Mduduzi Mabaso, Sonia Mbele, and Hamilton Dlamini.
Give her any role she will kill it.
Lebogang “Lettie” Mpyana AKA Khelina from Diep City 🕊️ pic.twitter.com/mzT1cFlXle
— ƃuɐuǝsʇ ǝʞ oɯ ɐuoɐɥ (@eyezak015) November 1, 2023
Messages of condolences have been pouring in on social media following the news of her death.
She executed the #khelina character properly
— Rodney (@JustAPunter_ZA) November 2, 2023
— TWAR____SA® 🇿🇦 (@TwaRSA26) November 2, 2023
— Mike Zondile Sathura (@mikezondile) November 2, 2023
— The Divine Style (@DivineDudu) November 2, 2023
Compiled by Betha Madhomu