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10 best South African actors.

10. Nick Boraine

Nicholas Boraine is a South African actor.

9. Sean Cameron Michael

Sean Cameron Michael is a South African actor, writer and singer. A native English speaker, he is also fluent in Afrikaans. 

8. John Kani

Bonisile John Kani is a South African actor, author, director and playwright, known for portraying T'Chaka in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films Captain America: Civil War and Black Panther, Rafiki in the 2019 remake of The Lion King and Colonel Ulenga in the Netflix film Murder Mystery.

7. Pallance Dladla

Pallance Dladla is a South African actor. He has received multiple awards and nominations, including the SAFTA Award. Dladla first gained recognition as a runner-up on the second season of Class Act.

6. Menzi Ngubane

Menzi Ngubane was a South African actor, best known for playing the role of Sibusiso Dlomo in the soap opera Generations from 2003 to 2014.

5. Shona Ferguson

Aaron Arthur Ferguson, professionally known as Shona Ferguson, was a Botswana actor based in South Africa, executive producer and co-founder of Ferguson Films, alongside his wife, Connie Ferguson.

4. Sharlto Copley

Sharlto Copley is a South African actor. He has played Wikus van der Merwe in the Academy Award-nominated science fiction film District 9, Howling Mad Murdock in the 2010 adaptation of The A-Team, Agent C. M.

3. Arnold Vosloo

Arnold Vosloo is a South African American actor. He is famous for roles such as Imhotep in The Mummy and The Mummy Returns, Colonel Coetzee in Blood Diamond, Pik van Cleef in Hard Target, Dr. Peyton Westlake in Darkman II and Darkman III, Zartan in G.I. 

2. Jamie Bartlett

James Bartlett is a South African actor best known for his role as the wicked puppet master, David Genaro on Rhythm City that is aired in many African countries such as Kenya, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Lesotho, Cameroon, Malawi and Ghana.

1. Sello Maake Ka- Ncube

Sello Maake kaNcube is a South African actor. He has worked not only in his native land but in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada and Europe as well. He narrated a 2008 natural history documentary Africa's Outsiders about unusually pigmented wild animals, which was aired by Animal Planet.

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