Christo Davids. (1983-) Actor, writer, director.
Grandson of Goliath Davids.
He ha a LL.B. degree from UWC.
Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance
Christo has appeared in numerous and varied screen and stage productions. He appeared in Die Krismis van Map Jacobs at the Suidoosterfees in 2006 and Shirley Goodness and Mercy (2007), My Naam is Ellen Plakkies, 2011. Previous stage appearances include Send for Dolly and Final Whistle. He performed in the critically acclaimed world premiere of Athol Fugard's Booitjie and the Oubaas at the Baxter Theatre Centre.
His television career can be traced back to 1994 when he starred in Onder Engele, and received an Artes Best Actor in a drama series nomination. In 1995 he performed in Meeulanders, and he was more recently seen in Interrogation Room in 2004.
He received an Artes Best Actor in a drama series nomination.
The Star, 7 June 2011.
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