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Tributes pour in for veteran actress Elize Cawood: 'She was a national treasure'

18 July 2020 3:25 PM
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Elize Cawood

Renowned South African actress Elize Cawood died on Saturday morning after battling with lung cancer.

A statement by Cawood's daughter, Jenna, revealed that the TV star was diagnosed with lung cancer in September last year.

Her husband, fellow actor Wilson Dunster, and daughter were both with her at the time of her passing.

"She was in no pain when she passed and both me and my father were there with her", her daughter wrote on Facebook.

The 68-year-old featured in numerous TV and film productions during her career in the entertainment industry, which spanned over more than 40 years.

Tributes have begun pouring in for the acting legend on social media.


18 July 2020 3:25 PM
Tags:
Lung cancer
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Elize Cawood

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