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TV TV Actors from Cape Town

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List Rules Only TV actors who were born or grew up in Cape Town.

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Cape Town, with photos when available. These renowned Cape Town actors and actresses are listed by popularity, so the names at the top of the list will be the most recognizable. A few of these actors may not have technically been born in Cape Town, but everyone on this list grew up in Cape Town and considers it to be their home. This list includes Cape Town TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Cape Town then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Cape Town. Various bits of information are available for these Cape Town celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

List TV actors include Ian Hunter, Antony Sher and many additional TV actors as well.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Cape Town?" and "Who are the most famous Cape Town actors?"

William Henry Kerr, credited as Bill Kerr, was a South African-born Australian actor, comedian and vaudevillian. Beginning as a child performer in Australia, he moved to Britain after World War II and developed a career as a performer in comedy, especially gaining notice in the radio version of ...more

Acted In: Hancock's Half Hour, Changi, Glenview High, Garry Halliday, Compact, + more

Birthplace: Cape Town, South Africa

Nationality: Australia

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Antony Sher is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Cape Town
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Sir Antony Sher, KBE is a South African-born British actor, writer and theatre director. ...more

Acted In: The Company, The Shadow Line, Primo, Primo

Birthplace: South Africa, Cape Town

Nationality: United Kingdom, South Africa

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Cecil Kellaway is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Cape Town
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Cecil Lauriston Kellaway was a South African-born character actor. ...more

Birthplace: Cape Town, South Africa

Nationality: South Africa

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Wensley Pithey is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Cape Town
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Wensley Pithey was a South African character actor who had a long stage career. Pithey was born in Cape Town, South Africa. A graduate of the University of Cape Town where he studied music and drama, he travelled to Britain in 1947. He appeared in various Shakespearean roles in his long career as ...more

Acted In: Edward & Mrs. Simpson, Edward and Mrs Simpson, Special Branch, The Old Curiosity Shop, Her Majesty's Pleasure, + more

Birthplace: South Africa, Cape Town

Nationality: South Africa

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