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