Birth Place Matching "Cape Town, South Africa" (Sorted by Popularity Descending)
Actress | BBC Sunday-Night Theatre
Beatrice Rowe was born on September 24, 1884 in Cape Town, South Africa. She was an actress, known for BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950), Love from a Stranger (1938) and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass (1948). She died in 1964 in Kensington, London, England.
10. Maude Lloyd
Actress | A Divertissement
In 1927, in time for the birth of modern British Ballet, Maude joined Ballet Rambert as a Principal Dancer. Her first recorded appearance were in Purcell's "The Fairy Queen" and "Echo Dance" with Diana Gould choreographed by Frederick Ashton. Performed in the first production of "Facade" and in ...
19. Isador Goodman
Composer | The Burgomeister
Isador Goodman was born on May 27, 1909 in Cape Town, South Africa as Moses Isidore Goodman. He is known for his work on Flames of Conscience (1935), Jedda the Uncivilized (1955) and Journey North (1961). He died on December 2, 1982 in Concord, New South Wales, Australia.
22. John F. Gamble
Actor | Strike Back
John F. Gamble, is a stage and film actor, voice artist, writer and director based in South Africa. He has dual British and South African citizenship.
John was classically trained at the University of Cape Town and had his international debut playing the Marine Colonel Neilson in Strike Back ...
23. Abba Eban
Writer | Heritage: Civilization and the Jews
Abba Eban was born on February 2, 1915 in Cape Town, South Africa as Aubrey Solomon Meir. He was a writer, known for Heritage: Civilization and the Jews (1984), Double Edge (1992) and Ben Gurion Remembers (1972). He was married to Shoshana (Suzy) Ambache. He died on November 17, 2002 in Tel Aviv, ...
Actor | Straggler of '45
Lawrence was born in Cape Town, South Africa to an actress mother, Annie Balfour and radical anti-apartheid writer father, Lionel Attwell. His first subsequent 'homes' included the original Traverse Theatre, 15 James Court, Lawnmarket, Edinburgh, a 'former doss-house and brothel also known as '...
28. Darren Wertheim
Cinematographer | Barren
Darren Wertheim is a freelance cinematographer, producer, and co-owner of Chasing Migada Productions. He is currently based in Cape Town, South Africa, where he has been working for the last seven years.
During his studies at (Cape town branch) AFDA (2002-2006) Darren shot seven short films, three ...
Actor | Trek to Mashomba
Bruce Meredith Smith was born on October 18, 1908 in King William's Town, Eastern Cape, South Africa as Meredith Bruce Gasgarth Smith. He was an actor, known for Trek to Mashomba (1951), Dark Venture (1956) and Cry, the Beloved Country (1951). He died in 1964 in South Africa.
38. Jason van Wyk
Composer | Love
Jason van Wyk is a South African composer and producer based in Cape Town. He is known for his electronic and minimal compositions, drawing from experimental electronica to classical-minimalism, post-rock and ambient music. His three solo albums have gone on to receive critical acclaim, with his ...
40. Clive Fryde
Actor | Katherine of Alexandria
Clive Fryde was born on June 23, 1931 in Cape Town, South Africa as Clive Boris Fryde. He was an actor, known for Decline of an Empire (2014), Shalom Kabul (2013) and Holiday with George (2000). He died on December 29, 2016 in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England.
41. Ares Afonso
He is an Actor and Stunt Performer, having his first appearance as one of Captain Rogers Lieutenants on Black Sails Season 4 (2017) by Starz Inc. Executive Producer Michael Bay.
He later worked on 24 hours to live (2017) directed by Brian Smrz as Ethan Hawkes Stand In and on Oasis (2017) as Richard ...
47. Lindley Evans
Music Department | Uncivilised
Lindley Evans moved to Australia in 1912 and studied piano and composition with Frank Hutchens at the New South Wales Conservatorium of Music. Later he went to study in London, England with Tobias Matthay.From 1922 onwards, Evans was accompanist to 'Nellie Melba'. Fellow pianist Isador Goodman ...