Macdonald Mathunjwa suffered unfortunate death at an untimely age. His family has come forward to speak for the first time.
Mathunjwa was an actor, director, and owner of a production company. He is popular for his roles in Gugu and Andile (2009), Soul City (1994), and Tropical Heat (1993). Recently, he died after contracting the coronavirus.
Macdonald Mathunjwa Age
Macdonald Mathunjwa was around the age of his 60s.
Mathunjwa was a South African actor. He had over a decade-long movie career. Likewise, he is remembered for his portrayal of Vusi in Home Affairs.
Macdonald Mathunjwa does not have a Wikipedia biography.
Also known as Mac Matunjwa, he is the founder of Mathunjwa Film Production. Likewise, his production company was preparing for the upcoming movie, The Chosen. Moreover, the late actor was supposed to direct the movie.
However, the project is at a halt after Macdonald passed away on June 1, 2021.
Macdonald Mathunjwa Death Cause – Obituary
Macdonald Mathunjwa obituary states his death cause as COVID-19.
The rumors were first confirmed by his daughter. She stated that her father had been fighting COVID-19 complications. Eventually, he took his last breath on Tuesday morning.
She added the passing away was sudden and unexpected. Furthermore, she shared the unfortunate news on her Twitter with the caption “RIP Daddy, #heartbroken”.
— Zanoxolo Mathunjwa (@NoxyNgwana) June 1, 2021
Macdonald’s scriptwriter Cynthia Sedit also released a statement on his untimely demise. She mentioned that she was saddened by the situation.
In addition, various fans have come forward to express their condolences on Macdonald’s death. Many people are stating his passing away as a sad day in the South African Film and TV industry.
His Wife And Family Status
Macdonald Mathunjwa was married to his wife, whose name is still not disclosed.
Macdonald Mathunjwa’s family has not released an official statement on his death. Only his daughters, Makwande Mathunjwa and Zanoxolo Mathunjwa are available to speak for now. According to Makwande, the family is in an utter state of shock.
Legendary actor Bab’ Macdonald Mathunjwa has passed away.
We would like to send our deepest condolences to his family & colleagues. Best known for his roles in shows like Khululeka, Home Affairs, and Soul City, to name a few. #RIPMacDonaldMathunjwa pic.twitter.com/PzciJHBhP1
— TV Mzansi (@TvMzansi) June 1, 2021
The actor had a prominent impact in South African cinema. Though he has left the world, his contribution to the industry will remain immortal.