She grew up in Port Alfred in the Eastern Cape, where she was also buried on her death in 2007.
She began her career in the 1960s with Gibson Kente.
Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance
She wrote the play Unsung Heroines.
On television she was seen in Isidingo, Khululeka and Zero Tolerance.
She received a Naledi Lifetime Achievement Award in 2007.
Beeld, 28 February 2007.
Daily Dispatch, 25 June 2007.
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