South African actor, producer and co-founder of Ferguson Films, Shona Ferguson, is dead

Actor and producer Shona Ferguson has passed away. Shona Ferguson died on July 30, 2021 at the age of 47 years old. Shona passed away at the Milpark private hospital in Johannesburg, cause of death is still unknown

A source to the family confirmed the matter.

“I can confirm that he just died. Connie is busy with the funeral arrangements,” said the source.

Earlier this week, Sunday World reported that Shona was on a ventilator in ICU and his condition had recently worsened.

According to the source, a group of specialists had performed a heart operation.

According to another person close to the Fergusons, Shona, who was admitted more than a week ago, is in a restricted area accessible only to doctors and only a few select nurses.

According to another source close to the situation, Shona was fine before he started complaining about chest pains and not being able to breathe properly.

Shona Ferguson, whose full name was Aaron Arthur Ferguson, was born on 30 April 1974 in Gaborone, Botswana. He was an actor, producer, and co-founder of Ferguson Films – best known as Jerry Maake.

During the first years of his career, he worked in Lesotho as a club DJ at The Palace Hotel Night Club in 1992. After moving back to Botswana, he worked as a salesman and tried his best to become a successful businessman, where he won multiple achievement awards.

Words fall short of expressing our grief for your loss, as we mourn with the family of Shona Ferguson for this great loss. We are truly sorry to hear of the loss of this promising being. Please accept our condolences and may our prayers help comfort you. Please receive our heartfelt condolences.

Cause of Death

Shona Ferguson cause of death has never been made public. We will surely update this news as soon as we are able to get more information regarding this.


Friends, Family and loved ones are extremely sad and currently grieving as the news of Shona Ferguson death was made known to the public.

For every start of a journey, there must be an end. The journey of the deceased has sadly come to an end on earth. May peace and comfort find you during this difficult. We are very saddened to hear of your recent loss.