Winston Ntshona (1941–2018)


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Winston Ntshona was born on October 6, 1941 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. He was an actor and writer, known for Gandhi (1982), The Wild Geese (1978) and Blood Diamond (2006). He died on August 2, 2018 in New Brighton, Eastern Cape, South Africa. See full bio »

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Known For

Gandhi Porter
(1982)
The Wild Geese President Julius Limbani
(1978)
Blood Diamond Old Mende Man
(2006)
(1989)

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 2008 The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (TV Series)
- The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (2008) ... (uncredited)
 2006 The Good Fight (TV Movie)
Isaiah
 2006 Blood Diamond
Old Mende Man
 2001 Malunde
Grandfather Khumalo
 2000 I Dreamed of Africa
Old Pokot Chief
 1998 Tarzan and the Lost City
Mugambe
 1998 The Storekeeper (Short)
The Storekeeper
 1994 The Air Up There
Urudu
 1992 The Power of One
Mlungisi
 1990 Night of the Cyclone
Quett
 1989 A Dry White Season
Gordon
 1988 The Stick
The Witchdoctor
 1982 Gandhi
Porter
 1980 The Dogs of War
Dr. Okoye
 1980 Marigolds in August
Daan
 1979 Ashanti
Ansok
 1978 The Wild Geese
President Julius Limbani
 1974 2nd House (TV Series)
Robert and Sizwe in Sizwe Banzi Is Dead / Winston in The Island
- Athol Fugard (1974) ... Robert and Sizwe in Sizwe Banzi Is Dead / Winston in The Island
 1974 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series)
Sizwe Bansi
- Sizwe Bansi Is Dead (1974) ... Sizwe Bansi
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(1974-1975 season) He acted John Kani, Athol Fugard and his play, "Sizwe Banzi is Dead & The Island," in an American premiere at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut before transferred to Broadway in New York CIty with John Kani in the cast. Athol Fugard was director. Douglas Heap was design consultant. Bill Walker ... See more »

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He and John Kani were awarded the 1975 Antoinette Perry (Tony) Award for Best Actor in a Play for "Sizwe Banzi is Dead & The Island" on Broadway in New York City. See more »

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