5 roles that Lindiwe Ndlovu slayed

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Lindiwe Ndlovu accepts an award presented by actor Samuel L. Jackson at the The South African Film and Television Awards in 2013.
Lindiwe Ndlovu accepts an award presented by actor Samuel L. Jackson at the The South African Film and Television Awards in 2013.
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The death of iconic actress Lindiwe Ndlovu has left the entertainment industry reeling.

According to a statement released by her agency, Gaenor Artiste Management, the 44-year-old actress passed away in her home on Monday, 11 January.

The SAFTA award-winning actress has honed her craft for years, appearing in various productions and she got an award for her work in the feature film, Little One, which was presented to her by Hollywood actor Samuel L Jackson.

Here is a list of roles she played that we will always remember her for.         

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Sharon on Lockdown

Lindiwe brought Sharon to life on Lockdown. She played a heartless prison warder at a female prison. She won the hearts of South Africans with the role, making her one of the most loved characters on the show.

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Pauline on Little One

Lindiwe played Pauline, a woman that rescues a 6-year-old girl who was severely beaten and left for dead. While working with a detective to solve the case, she becomes attached to the girl and tries to adopt her.

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Jabu on Greed and Desire

Lindiwe played Jabu on Greed and Desire and cemented herself as one of the most talented actresses in South Africa.

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Makhumalo on eHostela

Lindiwe played Makhumalo on the Mzansi Magic series eHostela which is centered around the lives of young men in KZN.

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Sponono on Zabalaza

She gave depth and personality to Sponono on Zabalaza.

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