Celebrity stylist and makeup artist Iko Mash, has died. According to Sunday Sun, Mash passed away on Friday after a battle with cancer.
Real name Billy Mashiloane, Mash was born in Meadowlands, Soweto. Mash also starred in popular TV shows such as Backstage, Zabalaza and most recently, Rhythm City.
Some have called Mash a trendsetter, a facebeater of quality, and an incredibly funny person.
1. A trendsetter
Iko Mash paved the way for LGBTQI people in the entertainment industry— 🙌 💜😏😔😘 (@mlungisi_prince) July 21, 2017
— Motlatsi Motseoile (@Moz_MCM) July 21, 2017
2. Facebeater of note
3. Funny too
Mash tweeted earlier this year:
Well, we say your very life encouraged us to loudly have conversations about things that matter.
Rest in eternal peace.