Former Generations actor and radio DJ, Mandla Hlatshwayo was killed on Sunday evening in Soweto.
Hlatshwayo and another victim were shot dead at a pub in Pimville.
Community radio station Jozi FM confirmed that it was indeed Hlatshwayo that had been shot and killed.
Orlando East police spokesperson, Hitler Ngwenya said the incident happened around 11pm on Sunday at a pub in Pimville.
Ngwenya, however, could not confirm that one of the people killed was indeed Hlatshwayo.
“Four armed suspects entered a pub and were trying to rob everyone. Two people were shot and died on the scene,” Ngwenya said.
He said police are investigating a case of premeditated murder.