September 14, 1939
Gauteng, South Africa
|Other names||Mary Mhlongo|
|Years active||1967 - to date|
|Spouse(s)||Ndaba Mhlongo (late)|
|Family||Bahumi Madisakwane (grandchild)|
Mary Twala (born 14 September 1939) is a South African actress. In recent years she has appeared on shows such wa Zero Tolerance, Zone 14, Home Affairs and Skwizas. She was married to late famed actor Ndaba Mhlongo until his death. Mary Twala is the mother of choreography maestro Somizi Mhlongo who was fathered by her late husband Ndaba Mhlongo. She is the grandmother of Bahumi Madisakwane; the daughter of Somizi Mhlongo and famed actress Palesa Madisakwane.