Gone too soon: Actress Shoki Mokgapa passes on

Gone too soon: Actress Shoki Mokgapa passes on

Sep 27, 2018, 01:37 AM

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Dynamite truly comes in small packages and Shoki was proof of this. The petite actress was a SAFTA award winning actress and marvel to watch on our television and big screens. Whatever role she was assigned to portray, Shoki always brought her A- game.


The award-winning actress starred in various iconic television shows including, The Lab, Intersexion and recently The Docket on SABC 3. 

Shoki proved her versatility by dipping her fingers in films such as, Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, Nothing for Mahala and Afrikaans film, Sink, whereby she scooped the prestigious SAFTA award earlier in 2017 for best actress, she also went on to win the best actress award at the KykNet Silwerskerm Film Festival. The multitalented actress has also tasted international success with roles on American drama series, The Looming Tower on Amazon Prime Video.

The details of Shoki Mokgapa’s cause of death have not been publicly announced.

Television production company, Clive Morris Productions released this statement on Instagram.

Just last week, the industry lost yet another young talent - Enhle Gambushe who acted on etv's Imbewu

May she rest in peace.

Main Image credit: Instagram/@ShokiMokgapa


Written by

ZAlebs Team

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