Stanley Dibeco, “Fats”. (1937-1999). Actor.
Born in Alexandra Township, went to school at St Paul's Methodist Church and finished in 1963.
A stage actor for over 30 years, he was also a popular and recognisable TV and film performer.
Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance
He starred in Paul Slabolepszy’s Saturday Night at the Palace with Slabolepszy and Bill Flynn with direction by Bobby Heaney at Upstairs at the Market in 1982. It returned to the Market Theatre in October.
Saturday Night at the Palace programme notes, 1982.
Obituary published in The Sowetan, 19 August 1999.
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