The family of Patrick Molefe Shai has announced the passing of the legendary actor.
Shai was found dead in his garage at his Dobsonville home in Soweto on Saturday morning. The actor is thought to have committed suicide.
The family has asked for space to mourn and are yet to say the cause of death.
However, police were seen at Shai’s house Saturday morning.
Shai was a renowned actor and director. He is best known for the roles in the television serials Soul City, Generations and Zero Tolerance.