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Patrick Shai, a legendary actor, has died.

Patrick Shai, a South African actor, has died.

Kopano Shai confirmed to Channel24 that the actor and activist committed suicide on Saturday.

"We regret to inform you of the loss of legendary actor Ntate Patrick Shai. He died this morning, January 22nd, 2022 "According to the family's statement, The family has asked for privacy and time to mourn their tragic loss.

Patrick's most well-known roles are Soul City, Generations, and Zero Tolerance.

He was nominated for a Safta in 2014 for his part in Skeem Saam, and he was nominated again in 2018 for his depiction of Jacob Moloi in 7de Laan.

Patrick was chastised last week for using offensive language in a video that was shared online. He challenged rapper Cassper Nyovest to a boxing bout on social media.

He issued a public apology to the rapper and everyone touched by his statements on Tuesday.

The South African Depression and Anxiety Group (SADAG) can be called at 0800 21 22 23 or 0800 456 789 if you or someone you know needs assistance (24 hours, 7 days a week).

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