WATCH LIVE: Memorial service for actor Patrick Shai

A memorial service for acclaimed actor Patrick Shai is being held at the Market Threatre in Johannesburg.

Actor Patrick Shai. Picture: @patshai/Twitter.

JOHANNESBURG - A memorial service for acclaimed actor Patrick Shai is being held at the Market Threatre in Johannesburg.

The actor took his own life on Saturday at his home in Dobsonville, Soweto, where he had lived for 33 years.

WATCH: Memorial service for actor Patrick Shai