Gys is a South African actor who was awarded his Alien of Extraordinary ability visa (Green Card Holder) In 2015 for performance in film, television and theatre and he is now residing in New York. His career span 36 years and he has built an impressive theatre, film and television career in South Africa and abroad. It includes over 58 professional ... See full bio »

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Verraaiers Kommandant Jacobus van Aswegen
Trip to the Moon Edwin Stanton, Secretary of War


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  Bastion (filming)
Blind Butler
  Trip to the Moon (filming)
Edwin Stanton, Secretary of War
 2020 The Time in Between the Seconds (Short) (filming)
Dr. Novak
 2018/III Flower (Short) (completed)
 2016 The Groundsmen (Short) (completed)
Mr. Pritchard
 2019 Outer Space Love Story (Short)
 2018 Tumble Dry (Short)
 2018 Malefica (Short)
 2018 To Catch a Mouse (Short)
 2018 The Wheel Turns (Short)
 2018 The Dwarves of Demrel
 2018 Beast: A Folktale (Short)
 2017 One Day the Sun Turned Black (Short)
 2017 Sheepshead (Short)
Uncle Ivan
 2017 Hidden Ties (Short)
Richard Wrath
 2017 Circa Survive: Premonition of the Hex (Video short)
The Shepard
 2017 Death by the Lake (Short)
 2017 Tabel (Video short)
 2016 Appetence (Short)
Award Presenter (voice)
 2016/III Checkmate (Short)
 2016/III Interrogation (Short)
 2016 It Gets Better? (Short)
 2016 Sophia & Josh (Short)
 2016 JonTron (TV Series)
Cult Leader
- Dark Dungeons (2016) ... Cult Leader
 2016 Difficult People (TV Series)
Felix's Friend
- Hashtag Cats (2016) ... Felix's Friend
 2016 The Perfect Murder (TV Series)
- Murder-in-Law (2016) ... Therapist
 2016/I The Journal (Short)
Doctor Lambert
 2016 Cronos (Short)
 2016 Die Ontwaking
Abel Lotz
 2015 The Star Gazers (Short)
Annie's father
 2015 Strikdas
Herman de la Harpe
 2014 Die Soldaat (Short)
 2013 Geraamtes in die Kas (TV Series)
Dr. Adriaan Vermaak Jnr
 2013 Musiek vir die Agtergrond
Man in Bar
 2013 Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
President de Klerk
 2013 Jimmy in Pienk
Buks Bester / Fredrique
 2013 Donkerland (TV Mini-Series)
Pieter - Oud
 2013 Durban Poison
Capt. Muller
 2013 Vehicle 19
Detective Smith
 2012 Verraaiers
Kommandant Jacobus van Aswegen
 2011 Hartland (TV Series)
De Wet
 2010/I Eternity
 2010 Die Uwe Pottie Potgieter (TV Series)
Quinton (2010)
 2010 4Play: Sex Tips for Girls (TV Series)
Dr. Steiner
 2008 Malan en Kie (TV Series)
 2005 Binnelanders (TV Series)
Zieg Combrink
 2005 Zoop in Afrika
Cornelis de Groot
 2002 Arsenaal (TV Series)
Mike Winchester (2002)
 2001 Onder Draai die Duiwel Rond 2 (TV Series)
Sakkie de Vos (2001)
 2000 Desert Diners (TV Movie)
 2000/I 7de Laan (TV Series)
Dr. SP De Wet Malan (2000-2001)
 1999 Iemand om lief te hê (TV Series)
James (Patat) Pienaar (1999)
 1998 Inside Out
 1998 Die Vierde Kabinet (TV Movie)
Bush Louw
 1998 Tarzan and the Lost City
Schiller (as Gys De Villers)
 1997 Kaalgat Tussen die Daisies
Sgt. Bokkie Bredell
 1997 Triptiek II (TV Series)
Barry McGregor (1997)
 1997 Dangerous Ground
Detective Sergeant
 1997 Paljas
Sambo, Circus Boss
 1996 Rhodes (TV Mini-Series)
Prison Governor
- Upsetting the Apple Cart (1996) ... Prison Governor
 1996 Vierspel (TV Series)
- Dem Lucky Keps (1996)
 1995 Die Laksman (TV Series)
van Tonder (1995)
 1994 Kalahari Harry
 1994 Triptiek (TV Series)
Barry McGregor AKA Dr. Gustav Volker (1994)
 1993 Arende III: Dorsland (TV Series)
Ambagsman (1993)
 1990 On the Wire
 1989 Jobman
 1988 The Stick
 1987 City of Blood
Captain Stoltz
 1986 Ou Grote (TV Series)
Quintus Drake (1987)
 1984 Boetie Gaan Border Toe!
Corp. Smit
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