Famous Actors from Zimbabwe

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List of film actors and actresses from Zimbabwe, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Zimbabwe has produced some very talented actors and actresses in the last century, many of who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These Zimbabwean actors specialize in film, television or even theater, so they're not all necessarily movie stars. These are some of the best Zimbabwean actors the country has ever seen, so if you're a native of Zimbabwe and an aspiring actor/actress then these are people you should look up to.

Actors on this list include Shana Dowdeswell and Tawanda Chiwira.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Zimbabwean actors?" and "Which movies stars are from Zimbabwe?"

You can click on the names of these legendary movie stars of Zimbabwe in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Zimbabwean film actors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.
Abel Chimukoko

Abel Chimukoko is a Zimbabwean long-distance runner. He competed for his native country at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, where he finished in 48th place in the men's marathon race. His personal best time is 2:15:29 hours, achieved in 2003. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 46

Birthplace: Zimbabwe

Nationality: Zimbabwe

Alexandra Govere is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Actors from Zimbabwe
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Alexandra Govere is an American philanthropist, singer, songwriter, record producer, gymnast, journalist and reality television personality. She first attracted media attention by being the first black female gymnast to represent Zimbabwe in artistic gymnastics at the 1999 All-Africa Games, and later by co-founding the Kijana Project, which provides relief for AIDS orphans. She later gained wide media attention as a cast member on the 2011 season of The Real World: San Diego. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 28

Nationality: Zimbabwe, United States of America

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Alois Moyo is an actor. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 52

Birthplace: Zimbabwe

Nationality: Zimbabwe

Characters: NYC Taxi Driver, Laye Nawesi

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Brian Dzingai is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Actors from Zimbabwe
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Brian Dzingai is a Zimbabwean Olympic sprinter who specializes in the 200 metres He ran to his personal best time of 20.12 seconds in June 2004 in Austin, Texas. This is the current Zimbabwean record. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 37

Birthplace: Harare, Zimbabwe

Nationality: Zimbabwe

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