Top Actor SA winner Altovise Lawrence.

Another South African actress is set for a lead role in a Hollywood film. She follows in the footsteps of other South African exports such as Pearl Thusi and Terry Pheto. 

The actress best known for being the first winner of BET Africa's first ever original production, Top Actor will star alongside former Ashes To Ashes Atandwa Kani.

Altovise Lawrence who plays Chantal on Scandal! is set to star as “Bailey” in the film called Love By Chance.

Love By Chance tells the story of aspiring South African actors trying to crack it in Hollywood. The movie focuses on the hardships of trying to make it in Hollywood – the auditions, financial struggles, rejections, self-doubt and many more. She seems to be having a blast.

Altovise will star amongst famous American actors such as Rodney Perry, Clifton Powell, Terry Vaughn and Roger Mitchell.

Love By Chance is due for release in the first quarter of 2017.