Actor Andile Gumbi dies
The 36-year-old male who was star in Isibaya and The Lion King has died after suffering from a heart attack. He was in Israel for a production when he faced his death.
He was admitted to an Israel hospital after suffering a critical heart medical condition for a week. Gumbi was part of a production called Daniel The Musical in Israel at the time of his illness.
He was famously known for his role as a prince on Mzansi Magic`s Isibaya as Zweli Ntshangase. Also, as the Simba in Disney`s Musical, The Lion King.
Not only was he an actor, but he was also a singer, dancer, and model. Fans were shocked and saddened by the sudden death of the young man who had his career looking bright.
Sad to learn of the passing of Andile Gumbi. Such a brilliant young star. A heart attack can be so silent and so unexpected. My sincere condolences to his loved ones. #RIPAndileGumbi pic.twitter.com/0ag2PEeZUZ
— Ulrich Janse van Vuuren (@UlrichJvV) October 25, 2019
— Zeepoh Colville Memela (@Colvy89) October 25, 2019
"It is with deep sadness and shock that the we have come to learn of Andile's unfortunate passing. He was a young multi-talented stage & tv actor. Our heartfelt condolences to his family, friends and industry colleagues. Rest in Peace" – @MkhulekoHlengwa #RIPAndileGumbi pic.twitter.com/3EopjRa1E1
— Inkatha Freedom Party (@IFPinParliament) October 25, 2019