South African actors who acted in international movies & series

We should definitely be proud of our very own talent

By  | Jun 22, 2020, 01:44 PM  | Top of The

Fana Mokoena

These actors have flown the South African flag high and it is only right that we take notice of their great achievements.

Here's a list of the many actors we've seen represent South Africa in Hollywood.

Fana Mokoena in World War Z
World War Z

Fana acted alongside Academy Award winner, Brad Pitt, in this apocalyptic horror film which was released back in 2013.

Tony Kgoroge in Blood Diamond

Tony Kgoroge has performed in several international movies, but his most notable Hollywood performance was when he featured in the 2006 German-American political war thriller - Black Diamond, alongside the likes of Leonardo DiCaprio & Djimon Hounsou.

Leleti Khumalo in Invictus

Leleti had the pleasure of acting alongside Morgan Freeman in this 2009 American-South African biographical sports drama.

Zethu Dlomo in Book of Negroes

The former Isibaya actress played the role of a heavily pregnant woman in the BET series, she currently finished her role in the South African movie - Five Fingers for Marseilles

Maggie Benedict in The Good Doctor

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In 2017 Maggie featured in American series - The Good Doctor which aired on M-Net every Monday.

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