South African Actress Busi Lurayi Found Dead At Her Residence
Beloved South African actress Busi Lurayi has died.
Popularly known for her lead role in the Netflix film How To Ruin Christmas, also starring Thando Thabethe, Lurayi also played Phumzile in the SABC1 sitcom City Ses’la.
The news of her death was confirmed by the family in a statement on Monday.
According to them, the actress was found at her residence on Sunday and declared dead by medical personnel. The reasons for her death are yet to be determined.
Netflix South Africa also shared their condolences on Instagram saying;
“An incredible light has gone out in the South African entertainment industry. We are deeply saddened by the passing of award-winning stage and screen actor Busi Lurayi.
We will hold onto the laughs, the beauty and all the moments of joy she brought us. #RIPBusiLurayi #HowToRuinChristmas”