Former Skeem Saam and Muvhango actor, Steven Mbedzi, has died.
Mbedzi has played the role of Ntate Namane on Skeem Saam. He had a love-eye on the widow, Mmakunutu, following the death of her husband, Ben Kunutu.
Apart from acting, Mbedzi was a journalist at Northern Media Group, where he was later appointed the editor of Polokwane Express and Capricorn Voice newspapers.
While editing Polokwane Express, he was a households name after he introduced Nadabazabantu column. The column was mainly focusing on gossip around the City of Polokwane.
At the time of his death, Mbedzi was the spokesperson for the Democratic Alliance in Limpopo.