Mary Twala

Actress, Script and Continuity Department

Actress, Script and Continuity Department


Mary Twala was born on September 14, 1939 in Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa. She is known for her work on This Is Not a Burial, It's a Resurrection (2019), The Dark Tower (2017) and Hector and the Search for Happiness (2014). She was married to Ndaba Mhlongo. She died on July 4, 2020 in Johannesburg.
Birth date
1939-09-14
Death date
2020-07-04
Awards
6 wins & 3 nominations.

Known For


The Dark Tower
The Dark Tower
Bell Lady (2017)
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
Boipatong Girls' Grandmother (2013)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActressComatose
(completed) Nana
ActressBlack Is King
Mary Twala
2020
ActressThis Is Not a Burial, It's a Resurrection
Mantoa (as Mary Twala Mhlongo)
2019
ActressFrank & Fearless
Gogo
2018
ActressThe Dark Tower
Bell Lady
2017
ActressBeyond the River
Gogo
2017
ActressWonder Boy for President
Vicky Sibanyoni
2016
ActressRoots
(TV Mini-Series) Nyo Boto - Part 1 (2016) ... Nyo Boto
2016
ActressWallander
(TV Series) Elderly Woman - The White Lioness (2015) ... Elderly Woman
2015
ActressHector and the Search for Happiness
Grim Granny
2014
ActressLeading Lady
Sarah Novuka
2014
ActressMandela: Long Walk to Freedom
Boipatong Girls' Grandmother
2013
ActressOf Good Report
Esther Sithole
2013
ActressStrike Back
(TV Series) Granny Waabri - Vengeance, Part 1 (2012) ... Granny Waabri
2012
ActressLucky
Dudu
2011/IV
ActressParadise Stop
Ma Putting
2011
ActressHopeville
Ma Dolly
2010
ActressState of Violence
Sophie
2010
ActressGeliebtes Leben
Mrs. Gulubane
2010
ActressWild at Heart
(TV Series) Duduzile - Episode #5.2 (2010) ... Duduzile
2010
ActressEllas Geheimnis
(TV Movie) Saartjie
2009
ActressThe No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
(TV Series) Mma Potsane - The Boy with an African Heart (2009) ... Mma Potsane
2009
ActressHopeville
(TV Series) Ma Dolly
2009
ActressDas Traumhotel
(TV Series) Noemi - Kap der Guten Hoffnung (2009) ... Noemi
2009
ActressGhost Son
Leleti
2007
ActressUbizo: The Calling
(TV Series) Mary
2007
ActressCuppen
(TV Movie) Gogo
2006
ActressBeat the Drum
Ntombi
2003
ActressEine Liebe in Afrika
(TV Movie) Oma
2003
ActressMalunde
Grandmother Khumalo
2001
ActressDr Lucille: The Lucille Teasdale Story
(TV Movie)
2001
ActressPasseur d'enfants
(TV Series) Twinga - L'enfant de Soweto (1996) ... Twinga
1996
ActressWaati
Grandmother
1995
ActressDie Sonkring II
(TV Series) Baby (1993)
1993
ActressFriends
Grace
1993
ActressSarafina!
Sarafina's Grandmother
1992
ActressTaxi to Soweto
Fedora
1991
ActressInkom' Edla Yodwa
(TV Series) (1989)
1989
ActressDiamond in the Rough
Zulu Diviner
1988
ActressMapantsula
Woman in Crowd
1988
ActressStrike Force
Mrs. Celle
1986
ActressBad Company
Mother Mazibuko
1985
ActressStoney: The One and Only
Mrs. Radebe
1984
ActressIkati Elimnyama
Warehouse worker (uncredited)
1975
RoleTitleYear
Script and Continuity DepartmentStrike Force
(continuity)
1986
Script and Continuity DepartmentBad Company
(continuity)
1985