- Glee actress Naya Rivera’s passing has left many feeling heavy, including some of our Mzansi celebs
- DJ Zinhle and Pearl Modiadie couldn't imagine what Naya went through, giving her last breath to save her son
- Lady Zamar is a big Glee fan and was taken aback by the sad news
Mzansi celebs have been left shook at the news of Glee actress Naya Rivera’s passing. It has shocked the world. There is so much negativity floating around the globe these days that bad news just hits so much harder than it used to.
Briefly.co.za has seen how many Mzansi celebrities have been saddened over Naya’s passing. Her story has hit home hard for many.
Almost a week after Naya went missing, her body has been found at Lake Piru. It has been said that she drowned and used her last breath to save her little boy.
Being mothers themselves, DJ Zinhle and Pearl Modiadie were taken aback by the news and left feeling heavy from the story.
They both took to social media to expressed their sadness and condolences.
“Oh gosh... now we wait for the inevitable.”
Lady Zamar also took to social media to express her disbelief. Being a huge Glee fan herself, Lady Zamar was stunned by the news of Naya’s passing.
“I’m a total nerd and I’ve been watching Glee since day 1. I started all 6 seasons again during lockdown and I’m heartbroken that another cast member has died #RIPNayaRivera. First Cory (Finn) then Mark (Puck) and now Naya Rivera (Santana). Such crazy talents gone too soon.”
Briefly.co.za previously reported that almost a week after Glee actress Naya Rivera went missing, her body was found at Lake Piru.
In a statement by Ventura County Sheriff William Ayub on Monday, 13 July, he said the actress's body was found near the surface of the water in the northeastern portion of the California lake.
Ayub said the body was identified as that of Rivera based on the location, physical characteristics, clothing and condition, adding that there was no life jacket on the body.
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