STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 5,175 this week

Russel Savadier


Russel Savadier is an award winning South African Actor, who has worked consistently in Theatre, Film and Television, for the past 35 years. He Graduated from the University of Cape Town with a Drama Degree in 1979, and is best known for his work in The Bang Bang Club, Black Sails and The Poseidon Adventure. See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Russel Savadier? Add contact information

'Game Night' Star Jesse Plemons on Playing Creepy Characters

"The IMDb Show" gets weird with Game Night and "Black Mirror" star Jesse Plemons and learns what it's like to work with the legendary director Martin Scorsese.

Watch now

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 262 people
created 2 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Russel Savadier's work have you seen?

User Polls

2 wins. See more awards »

Known For

Black Sails
Black Sails Underhill
(2015-2017)
The Bang Bang Club
(2010)
Mandela's Gun
Mandela's Gun Mr. Grant
(2016)
Bravo Two Zero
Bravo Two Zero Iraqi Captain
(1999)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (49 credits)
 2018 Ellen: The Story of Ellen Pakkies
Martin Yodaiken
 2017 Heart Aka 4 Minutes (Short)
Dr. Bosman
 2017 Bram Fischer
Sir Harry Oppenheimer
 2015-2017 Black Sails (TV Series)
Underhill
- XXX. (2017) ... Underhill
- XXVII. (2016) ... Underhill (uncredited)
- XVII. (2015) ... Underhill
 2017/I Tears in the Rain (Short)
Andy Smith
 2016 Mandela's Gun
Mr. Grant
 2016 Queen of Katwe
Russian Chess Official (uncredited)
 2015 Durban Beach Rescue (TV Series)
Narrator
- The Busiest Day of the Year (2015) ... Narrator
- Powercraft (2015) ... Narrator
- Mass Rescue (2015) ... Narrator
- African Christmas (2015) ... Narrator
- Shark Attack (2015) ... Narrator
 2014 Kite
Old Boy
 2011 Leonardo (TV Series)
Eduardo
- It Must Be Love (2011) ... Eduardo
 2010 The Bang Bang Club
Ronald
 2009 A Life with Less Meaning (Short)
Murray
 2009 Finding Lenny
David
 2008 The Devil's Whore (TV Mini-Series)
Leader
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Leader (as Russell Savadier)
 2008/I Lullaby
Joe
 2007 Wild at Heart (TV Series)
Dingus
- Episode #2.6 (2007) ... Dingus
 2006 Coup! (TV Movie)
Lawyer
 2006 Avenger (TV Movie)
Colonel Barney (as Russell Savadier)
 2005 The Triangle (TV Mini-Series)
Alf Kring (uncredited)
 2005 The Poseidon Adventure (TV Movie)
Leo Mandebach
 2005 Blood of Beasts
Olaf
 2004 Dead Easy
Frank Strathman
 2004 Oh Schuks ... I'm Gatvol!
Businessman
 2003 The Company You Keep
Pablo
 2003 Hoodlum & Son
'Four Eyes' Morton
 2002 Glory Glory
Roy
 2002 Snake Island
Eddie Trent Jones
 1999 Bravo Two Zero (TV Movie)
Iraqi Captain
 1999 Fishy Fêshuns (TV Series)
Harold Fisher (1999)
 1998 Inside Out
Ronaldo
 1998 Tarzan and the Lost City
Archer
 1998 Hard to Forget (TV Movie)
Hal Overron
 1996 Rhodes (TV Mini-Series)
Jan Michau
- The Reckoning (1996) ... Jan Michau
 1996 Danger Zone
Nando
 1993 Yankee Zulu
Antonio
 1993 Sweating Bullets (TV Series)
Titus
- Tess (1993) ... Titus (as Russell Savadier)
 1992 Sherlock Holmes: Incident at Victoria Falls (TV Movie)
Samuel Hillary (uncredited)
 1991 The Big Time (TV Series)
 1990 African Express
George
 1990 Thieves of Fortune
Miguel
 1989 Options
Boyd (as Russell Savadier)
 1989 Back Track
Jimmy
 1988 Gor II
Watney
 1988 Journey to the Center of the Earth
Loki / Reporter
 1988 Alien from L.A.
Loki
 1987 Steel Dawn
Off (as Russell Savadier)
 1986 Thicker Than Water (TV Movie)
Ian
 1986 Heroes (TV Movie)
Ira Galgut
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Casting department (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Russell Savadier
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Was offered a trial by Tottenham Hotspur Football Club, but turned them down to concentrate on his acting career. See more »

Contribute to This Page