Embeth Davidtz . (born 1965) Actress.
Received an Honours degree from Rhodes University, 1987.
Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance
She starred in Romeo and Juliet at Maynardville in 1987. She starred in Deon Opperman’s Stille Nag at the Adcock-Ingram Theatre in 1989. She starred as Emma in Reza de Wet’s A Worm in the Bud in 1990. She starred in Ilse van Hemert’s production of Chekhov’s The Seagull at the Adcock-Ingram in 1990.
She went on to perform in Hollywood movies and television, with roles in films such as Schindler's List (1993) and Junebug (2006).
Nominee 1991 Davidtz, Embeth in `Houd-den-bek' (Esther Roos Award for best actress in a supporting role in Afrikaans);
Sunday Times, 10 December 1995.
Various entries in the NELM catalogue.
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