Birth Place Matching "Durban, South Africa" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Musetta Vander

Actress | O Brother, Where Art Thou?

A Dutch South African, Musetta Vander was raised without that most basic of modern conveniences--television! Radio programming, childhood books and weekend trips to the drive-in introduced her to the magical world of movies. It was not until the mid-'70s that South Africa finally got television, ...

2. Tanit Phoenix Copley

Actress | Gallowwalkers

Tanit Phoenix Copley was born on September 24, 1980 in Durban, Natal, South Africa. She is known for her work on Gallowwalkers (2013), Hardcore Henry (2015) and Lord of War (2005). She has been married to Sharlto Copley since February 15, 2016. They have one child.

3. Adhir Kalyan

Actor | Rules of Engagement

Born in 1983 and raised in Durban, South Africa, Adhir Kalyan moved to London to pursue an acting career. He appeared as a guest star on the BBC series Holby City (1999) and Spooks (2002). Kalyan's first leading role was in the CW's comedy series Aliens in America (2007), in which he played Raja, a...

4. Cyril Cusack

Actor | Fahrenheit 451

Cyril James Cusack was born in Durban, Natal, South Africa, to Alice Violet (Cole), a Cockney English actress and chorus girl, and James Walter Cusack, an Irish mounted policeman in Natal. He was brought up in Ireland. He was a child star on the Irish stage, appearing first at the age of 7. He ...

5. Brian Pettifer

Actor | Amadeus

Brian Pettifer was born on January 1, 1953 in Durban, Natal, South Africa. He is an actor, known for Amadeus (1984), Rab C. Nesbitt (1988) and The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc (1999).

6. Henry Cele

Actor | The Ghost and the Darkness

Henry Cele was born on January 30, 1949 in Durban, South Africa. He was an actor, known for The Ghost and the Darkness (1996), Shaka Zulu (1986) and Shaka Zulu: The Citadel (2001). He was married to Jenny Hollander and Tozi Duma. He died on November 2, 2007 in Durban.

7. Anna Karen

Actress | Holiday on the Buses

Anna Karen was born on September 19, 1936 in Durban, South Africa. She is an actress, known for Holiday on the Buses (1973), The Rag Trade (1975) and On the Buses (1971). She was previously married to Terry Duggan.

8. Ross Kettle

Actor | Santa Barbara

Ross Kettle was born on September 15, 1961 in Durban, South Africa. He is an actor and producer, known for Santa Barbara (1984), The Other Side of Hate and After the Rain (1999). He was previously married to Michelle Forbes.

9. Lara Logan

Self | 60 Minutes

Lara Logan was born on March 29, 1971 in Durban, South Africa. She is a producer, known for 60 Minutes (1968), CBS Evening News with Bob Schieffer (2005) and CBS Evening News with Katie Couric (2006). She has been married to Joseph Burkett IV since October 30, 2008. They have two children. She was ...

10. Mary Peach

Actress | The Projected Man

Mary Peach was born on October 20, 1934 in Durban, South Africa. She is an actress, known for The Projected Man (1966), The Three Musketeers (1966) and Scrooge (1970).

11. Olga Lowe

Actress | Carry on Abroad

Olga Lowe was born on September 14, 1919 in Durban, South Africa. She was an actress, known for Carry on Abroad (1972), The Avengers (1961) and Armchair Theatre (1956). She was married to Keith Morris, Peter Todd and John Tore. She died on September 2, 2013 in the UK.

12. Mike Falkow

Actor | Smokin' Aces

Michael Falkow was born in Durban, South Africa. After following a successful pro surfing career around the world, he settled in Los Angeles. He also had a successful modeling career, shooting for Armani, and was at one point the face of Brooks Brothers. He is now known as an actor, writer, ...

13. Khanya Mkhize

The Incredible Hulk

Khanya Mkhize was born on March 30, 1979 in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa as Nokukhanya Mkhize. She is known for her work on The Incredible Hulk (2008), Rent (2005) and The Great Gatsby (2013). She has been married to Justin C. Shaw since July 2004. They have two children.

14. Cokey Falkow

Actor | Doomsday

Cokey Falkow was born on October 14, 1974 in Durban, South Africa as Jonathan Falkow. He is an actor and writer, known for Doomsday (2008), Starship Troopers 3: Marauder (2008) and Matador (2014).

15. Zakeeya Patel

Actress | Isidingo: The Need

Zakeeya Patel is a South African born actress living in Los Angles. She is best known for her roles in the Netflix original series Shadow (2019), Showmax's thriller The Girl from St. Agnes (2019), the comedy Material (2012) and for playing the gutsy and hot-blooded Samantha Sharma in one of South ...

16. Grant Swanby

Actor | Invictus

Grant has spent the last 25 years working professionally in the entertainment industry, concentrating on acting in film, television and stage. Film Credits include: Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013), Invictus (2009), The Fall (2006), Blood Diamond (2006), and the award winning Black Butterflies ...

17. Wendy Wason

Actress | Sherlock

Wendy Wason was born on March 16, 1976 in Durban, South Africa. She is an actress, known for Sherlock (2010), Creeped Out (2017) and Broken News (2005).

18. Joanne Spracklen

Actress | The Nice Guys

Joanne Spracklen was born in Durban, South Africa. She attended the University of Central Florida.

Along with acting Joanne co-founded MMA Girls, a premiere female Mixed Martial Arts brand in 2006. She specializes in fighter interviews and technique videos as well as sponsoring female MMA fighters.

19. Hans Strydom

Actor | The Gods Must Be Crazy II

Hans Strydom was born in 1947 in Durban, Natal, South Africa. He is an actor and assistant director, known for The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989), 'n Sondag in September (1976) and Vergeet My Nie (1976).

20. Russell Boast

Casting Director | The Fix

Russell Boast was born on July 18, 1972 in Durban, South Africa as Russell John Boast. He is known for his work on The Fix (2019), Chance (2016) and The Tribe (2016).

21. Simon Sabela

Actor | Zulu

Simon Sabela was born on March 10, 1931 in Durban, South Africa. He was an actor and director, known for Zulu (1964), Zulu Dawn (1979) and Der Rivonia-Prozess (1966). He died in 1994.

22. Genevieve Maylam

Actress | The Fifth Element

Genevieve Maylam was born on September 6, 1974 in Durban, South Africa. She is an actress, known for The Fifth Element (1997), Blow (2001) and Farewell, My Love (2000).

23. Ricky Fataar

Music Department | High Tide

Ricky started playing drums at age nine with his older brothers. They formed a band called "The Flames," made several recordings, toured all over Southern Africa and became quite popular. In 1968, The Flames moved to London; then L.A. in 1970, after signing to the Beach Boys' "Brother" label for ...

24. Noel Langley

Writer | The Wizard of Oz

Noel Langley was born on December 25, 1911 in Durban, South Africa. He was a writer and director, known for The Wizard of Oz (1939), Snow White and the Three Stooges (1961) and The Pickwick Papers (1952). He was married to Pamela Deeming. He died on November 4, 1980 in Desert Hot Springs, ...

25. Drikus Volschenk

Actor | Maze Runner: The Death Cure

Drikus Volschenk was born on May 7, 1979 in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. He is an actor, known for Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018), Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013) and Hunting Emma (2017).

26. Josephine Croft

Actress | Telepathy

Josephine Croft was born on March 30, 1979 in Durban, Natal, South Africa. She is an actress and producer, known for Telepathy (2015), Inanimate Objects (2009) and Neighbours (1985).

27. Gugwana Dlamini

Soundtrack | The Lion King

Gugwana Dlamini was born in Durban, Natal, South Africa. She is an actress, known for The Lion King (1994) and Sarafina! (1992).

28. Richard Berman

Visual Effects | Courage Under Fire

Richard Berman was born on February 12, 1971 in Durban, South Africa. He is known for his work on Courage Under Fire (1996), Fire Within (2003) and It's a Wonderful Knife (2014).

29. Natasha Sutherland

Actress | Operation Delta Force

Natasha Sutherland was born on November 20, 1970 in Durban, South Africa. She is an actress, known for Operation Delta Force (1997), Tarzan: The Epic Adventures (1996) and Egoli: Place of Gold (1991). She has been married to Steve Hofmeyr since 1998. They have two children.

30. Reynardt Hugo

Actor | Pretville

Reynardt Hugo was born on December 19, 1986 in Durban, South Africa. He is an actor, known for Pretville (2012), Vuil Wasgoed (2017) and Binnelanders (2005).

31. Ashley Dowds

Actor | Scout's Safari

Ashley rode a mean shotgun as presenter on 'Going Nowhere Slowly', the travel show which wreaked incalculable havoc with the notion of easy passage through South Africa. This, along with anchoring a Design show for The Home Channel, and 'LifeStyle Matters' for SABC3, secured a seat as a familiar ...

32. Jacob Zuma

Self | Our Story Our Voice

Jacob Zuma was born on April 12, 1942 in Durban, Natal, South Africa as Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma.

33. Nadine Naidoo

Producer | Cherry Lemonade

Nadine Naidoo was born on October 10, 1974 in Chatsworth, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. She is an actress and producer, known for Cherry Lemonade (2019), Irresponsible (2019) and Melodrama (2019).

34. Shaun Tomson

Actor | North Shore

Shaun Tomson was born on August 21, 1955 in Durban, South Africa. He is an actor and producer, known for North Shore (1987), In God's Hands (1998) and Blazing Boards (1985). He is married to Carla. They have two children.

35. Malcolm Davies

Assistant Director | Black Mirror

Malcolm Davies was born on April 25, 1977 in Durban, South Africa. He is known for his work on Black Mirror (2011), Luther (2010) and Comes a Bright Day (2012).

36. Ethan Cole

Actor | The Innovation of Loneliness

Ethan Cole, born Ethan Cole Abrahamse is an actor from South Africa, now residing in Los Angeles, CA. Ethan is best known for his Acting and Singing performances at various International Conventions as well as the amazing musical The Sound of Music: The Musical (2016) Ethan's debut acting role came...

37. Jack Devnarain

Actor | The Ghost and the Darkness

Jack Devnarain was born on February 9, 1971 in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. He is an actor, known for The Ghost and the Darkness (1996), 31 Million Reasons (2011) and Mayfair (2018).

38. S.J. van Breda

Director | Grey

S.J. was born and raised in Durban, South Africa. She attended the University of Cape Town where she graduated in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (Honours). She worked in the aerospace industry for two years before studying Cinematography and Directing through the Film ...

39. Denny Dayviss

Actress | The Invisible Man

Denny Dayviss was born in 1927 in Durban, South Africa as Denise Margaret Glenham Davis. She is an actress, known for The Invisible Man (1958), Hancock's Half Hour (1956) and The Unseeing Eye (1959).

41. Sarah Allen

Self | Perfect Ten

Sarah Allen was born in Durban, South Africa.

42. Howard Carpendale

Actor | Niemand weint für immer

Howard Victor Carpendale was born on January, 14th 1946 in Durban, South Africa but moved to Germany where he started his career as a singer. His first single "Das schöne Mädchen von Seite 1" was released in 1970. He performed it in the movie Musik, Musik - da wackelt die Penne (1970) while sitting...

43. Nicole Cutler

Actress | Great Performances

Nicole Cutler was born on June 8, 1972 in Durban, Natal, South Africa as Nicole Westdyk. She is an actress, known for Great Performances (1971), Brendan Cole Live & Unjudged (2010) and Children in Need (1980). She has been married to Jonathan Batty since November 2010. They have one child. She ...

44. Paddy Roberts

Soundtrack | The Good Companions

Paddy Roberts was born on January 18, 1910 in Durban, South Africa as John Godfrey Owen Roberts. He died on August 24, 1975 in Dawlish, Devon, England.

45. Andrew Tracey

Music Department | The Naked Prey

South African actor/folksinger/ethnomusicologist, as is his brother Paul Tracey. Both appeared in Broadway in the 1964 show "Wait a Minim," at the Newport Folk Festival, and were frequent guests on the Tonight Show during the Johnny Carson era.

46. Kessie Govender

Actor | A Chip of Glass Ruby

Kessie Govender was born in 1942 in Durban, Natal, South Africa. He was an actor, known for A Chip of Glass Ruby (1982) and Sherlock Holmes: Incident at Victoria Falls (1992). He died on January 20, 2002.

48. Mark Crozier

Self | Hunter & Hunted

Mark Crozier was born in Durban, South Africa.

49. Sherlee Collier

Actress | Kind Lady

Sherlee Collier was born on July 24, 1936 in Durban, South Africa. She was an actress, known for Kind Lady (1951), Enchantment (1948) and Pal, Canine Detective (1950). She died on February 19, 1972 in Nevada, USA.

50. Kevin Singh

Actor | The Chameleon

Kevin Singh was born in Durban, South Africa. He grew up in a middle Class family, in a area called "Reservoir Hills". The family moved to Johannesburg when he was in his teens. After several years as a struggling actor he founded "Orocci Pictures" with Chris David in 2001, they made a student ...


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