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1. Sasha Pieterse Sasha Pieterse Actress, Good Luck Chuck At 6 years old, Sasha Pieterse got her start in television, co-starring as "Buffy" on The WB comedy series Family Affair, opposite Gary Cole. She now returns to series television playing Cole's daughter on Wanted. Born in Johannesburg, South Africa and raised in Las Vegas before moving to Los Angeles...
2. Sharlto Copley Sharlto Copley Actor, District 9 Sharlto Copley's childhood dreams of acting were put on hold for many years when his television production company was one of few in his native South Africa granted licensing to create content for broadcast. Rather than acting in front of the camera, Copley found himself the businessman running the production behind the scenes...
3. Tammin Sursok Tammin Sursok Actress, Aquamarine
4. Jonathan Liebesman Jonathan Liebesman Director, Battle Los Angeles Jonathan Liebesman was born in Johannesburg, South Africa on September 15, 1976. He would remain in his home country, studying filmmaking at the South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance, until 1996; that year, he traveled to New York City to visit his cousin who was attending New York University. Soon after the visit, Jonathan enrolled at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts...
5. Neill Blomkamp Neill Blomkamp Director, District 9
6. Dean Geyer Dean Geyer Actor, Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown Dean Geyer was born on the 20th of March in 1986, into a family with two sisters. Geyer commenced his schooling in Australia by going to Melbourne High School. Geyer's family have a strong connection to martial arts, with members from previous and current generations gaining 'black-belts' in karate...
7. Dena Kaplan Dena Kaplan Actress, Pilot Dena Kaplan was born in South Africa and moved to Melbourne, Australia, in 1996. Dena is an actress and dancer who may be best known for her role as Abigail Armstrong in the Australian Broadcasting Corporation television series 'Dance Academy' (2010-2012). Kaplan attended high school in Melbourne and had dance training at numerous schools; Australian Ballet School...
8. Troye Sivan Troye Sivan Actor, X-Men Origins: Wolverine
9. Dave Matthews Dave Matthews Soundtrack, 21 Grams
10. Jessica Marais Jessica Marais Actress, Two Fists, One Heart Jessica Marais was born on the 29th January 1985 in South Africa and moved to Perth Australia at a young age. Recently she moved to Sydney where she has a TV role as Rachel Rafter in the Australian comedy series Packed to the Rafters. She has also recently appeared in the new Australian film Two Fists One Heart, filmed in Perth in 2007.
11. Carl Beukes Carl Beukes Actor, The Girl
12. Louis Hayward Louis Hayward Actor, And Then There Were None From his birthplace in South Africa, Louis Charles Hayward was brought to England and was educated there and on the Continent. He spent a short time managing a London nightclub, displayed some acting talent and decided on acting, and was quickly tapped by playwright Noel Coward, who became his patron...
13. Justine Waddell Justine Waddell Actress, The Fall
14. Gavin Hood Gavin Hood Actor, Ender's Game
15. Basil Rathbone Basil Rathbone Actor, The Adventures of Robin Hood Basil Rathbone was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, in 1892, but three years later his family was forced to flee the country because his father was accused by the Boers of being a British spy at a time when Dutch-British conflicts were leading to the Boer War. The Rathbones escaped to England, where Basil and his two younger siblings...
16. Roxane Hayward Roxane Hayward Actress, Death Race: Inferno Roxane Hayward is an actress, singer and model from Johannesburg, South Africa, living in Cape Town, South Africa. Having finished her final year of school at the age of 16, Roxane was given a head start in life. She studied Drama, Dancing and Musical Theatre for four years through Trinity College London and the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance London (ISTD)...
17. Candice Nunes Candice Nunes Actress, Poseidon Rex
18. Peter Youngblood Hills Peter Youngblood Hills Actor, The Beach Peter is the son of an American mother and English father. He was brought up for the first few years in Botswana before moving to the USA where his father attended Indiana University to train as an opera singer. After his parents divorced in 1981 he lived in Tennessee with his mother but later joined his father in Scotland...
19. Sidney James Sidney James Actor, The Lavender Hill Mob The star of the Carry On series of films, Sid James originally came to prominence as sidekick to the ground breaking British comedy actor Tony Hancock, on both radio and then television. Born in Johannesburg, South Africa and christened Solomon Joel Cohen, James arrived in England in 1946, second wife in tow...
20. Jason Stone Jason Stone Producer, This Is the End
21. Cliff Simon Cliff Simon Actor, Stargate: Continuum Actor. Born September 7th 1962 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Of Polish and Lithuanian decent, Cliff was the youngest of 4 children and only son of Emmanuelle and Phyllis Simon. At a very young age, Cliff aspired to be the first South African swimmer to win an Olympic Gold medal. His mother, being a swim teacher...
22. Johnny Flynn Johnny Flynn Actor, Crusade in Jeans Joe Flynn aka Johnny Flynn is an English poet, musician, and actor. He is the son of Eric Flynn, who was an actor that specialized in musicals. As a child, Johnny sang in the Winchester College chapel choir. He knew that he wanted to be a musician after listening to the Bob Dylan record, "Freewheelin'"...
23. Brian Murray Brian Murray Actor, Another World This wonderfully witty, enormously talented, classically-trained theatre actor has yet to find THE film project to transition into twilight screen stardom; yet, at age 70 plus, there is still a glimmer of hope for Brian Murray if one fondly recalls the late-blooming adulation bestowed upon such illustrious and mature stage stars Judi Dench, Hume Cronyn and Jessica Tandy...
24. Janet Suzman Janet Suzman Actress, The Draughtsman's Contract This alert and classy Britisher seemed poised for Hollywood stardom in the early 1970s. Although it wasn't meant to be, Janet Suzman has remained one of the more respected classical stage actresses of her time. Born in 1939, she was raised in a staunch, liberal family household in South Africa at a time when the country was confronted with the horrors of apartheid...
25. Ian Duncan Ian Duncan Actor, Creep
26. Zakes Mokae Zakes Mokae Actor, Waterworld Born in Johannesburg, South Africa,actor Zakes Mokae was trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and became one of the most distinguished thespians in South Africa for over two decades. Mokae was one of the few actors capable of crossing the divided racial sections, punctuated by his collaborations with white writer Athol Fugard...
27. Marius Weyers Marius Weyers Actor, Blood Diamond
28. Candice Hillebrand Candice Hillebrand Actress, Tekken
29. Daniel Mindel Daniel Mindel Cinematographer, Star Trek
30. Trevor Rabin Trevor Rabin Composer, The Guardian Trevor Rabin was born in South Africa in 1954. He began playing guitar at the age of 12 after having had piano lessons since he was a toddler. In 1972 he formed the band Rabbit becoming the most successful rock act ever to emerge from South Africa. Rabin left Rabbit to pursue a solo career in London and released three solo albums...
31. Dave Wittenberg Dave Wittenberg Actor, Resident Evil: Damnation
32. Ralph Ziman Ralph Ziman Director, Gangster's Paradise: Jerusalema
33. Steve Nash Steve Nash Self, Life as We Know It
34. Clifford Severn Clifford Severn Actor, They Live in Fear
35. John Daly John Daly Self, Episode dated 29 March 1964
36. Daniel Bonjour Daniel Bonjour Actor, Midnight Movie
37. Jack Klaff Jack Klaff Actor, Star Wars
38. Darrell Roodt Darrell Roodt Director, Yesterday
39. Trevyn McDowell Trevyn McDowell Actress, Frankenstein
40. Miriam Makeba Miriam Makeba Self, When We Were Kings
41. Darron Meyer Darron Meyer Actor, Flashbacks of a Fool Born in 1977 in the city of Johannesburg in South Africa. Darron first studied a degree in Quantity Surveying at the Cape Technikon in Cape Town. After attaining his qualification, his passion for film and stage led him to quit his job and return to his studies, only this time, to be trained as an actor. He currently lives and works out of Cape Town. 29 June 2007.
42. Sheila Steafel Sheila Steafel Actress, Five Million Years to Earth
43. Theo Landey Theo Landey Actor, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom Theo Landey was born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa. Classically trained at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, Theo has performed to audiences around the world in many highly successful productions. With over twenty years of experience; Theo has acted in numerous films and stage...
44. Abner Pastoll Abner Pastoll Director, Shooting Shona Abner Pastoll is a British film director and screenwriter based in London. Born in Johannesburg, South Africa on February 12, 1982, Abner's family used to run a two screen cinema, until 1999, in the (at the time) town of Rustenburg. He moved to London with his parents at the age of 2, and although relocating and growing up in the UK...
45. Taron Lexton Taron Lexton Cinematographer, United
46. Rapulana Seiphemo Rapulana Seiphemo Actor, Gangster's Paradise: Jerusalema
47. Bruce Lester Bruce Lester Actor, The Letter
48. Joe Vaz Joe Vaz Actor, Chronicle South African born Joe Vaz was 12 years old when he first stepped on to a stage, and has never looked back since. He attended Tshwane University of Technology (formerly Technikon Pretoria) from 1991 to 1994 wherein he studied Drama and Light Music, minoring in singing under the tuition of Estelle Kokot...
49. Neo Matsunyane Neo Matsunyane Actor, Red Scorpion
50. Antony Hickling Antony Hickling Actor, Birth 3 - The Death of a Triptych
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