Artists

Bo Petersen (CT)

Biographical Information
Height:
1.70m
Hair:
Brown
Eyes:
Brown
Languages:
English

Film Experience

   
CHRONICLE Sandra Detmer dir. Josh Trank, Fox Productions USA, Film Afrika
THE LOST FUTURE Village Woman dir: Mikael Salomon: Film Afrika Worldwide
I NOW PRONOUNCE YOU BLACK AND WHITE Sheila Dawson dir: Oliver Rodger : Ollywood Productions
AMELIA Amelia’s mother dir. Mira Nair : Avalon Pictures,Fox Searchlight Pictures
END GAME Esterhuyses Wife dir. Pete Travis;:Daybreak Pictures,Film Afrika
TO BE FIRST US Journalist Do Productions
THE WOODEN CAMERA    
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE    
CITIZEN VERDICT    
PAVEMENT    
SANDMOTHER    

Television

   
SAF3 Lois Dunnigan dirs. Various, Patsy Pictures
THE FINAL VERDICT II (Eps 7) Attorney Murray dir. Mandilakhe Yengo, Carol Bouwer Productions, SABC
OUTCASTS Sarah dir. Omar Madha & Bharat Nallurich: Kudos Film & Television
ATLANTIS Kita ne Moonlighting Productions
ELLA BLUE Kitty Waterfront Television
KNOWN GODS Judge Known Gods Productions
ORION Arlene Joffie Jungle Media Productions
DEATH IN THE FAMILY nominated for Artes for Best Actress   nominated for Artes for Best Actress
THIS LIFE    
SCOOP SCHOOMBIE    

Theatre Experience

   
IN THE WINGS Stacey dir. Jared Kruger
STATEMENTS women dir. Kim Kerfoot
MEDEA    
KINDERTRANSPORT    
FROM MY POINT OF VIEW    
STEEL MAGNOLIAS    
WHO’S LIFE IS IT ANYWAY    
EQUUS    
DECADENCE    
PLAY IT AGAIN SAM    
BURIED CHILD    
ROMEO AND JULIET    
TWELFTH NIGHT    
COMEDY OF ERRORS    
MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING    
GREASE    
THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS    
UP N ATOM    
CINCINATTI    
SUPER HEROES    
GOING DARK    
THIS IS FOR KEEPS    
TWO TO TANGO    
RUSTLERS    
CISSIE    

Awards

2013 FLEUR DU CAP Nominee Best Performance by an actress for Statements after an Arrest under the Immorality Act as Frieda Joubert;

BLACKBIRD - Fleur Du Cap Nomination for Best Dirsector ; 2010
CISSIE - Fleur du Cap nomination for Best Supporting Actress; 2008
DEATH IN THE FAMILY – nominated for Artes for Best Actress
MEDEA – Best Production Award
KINDERTRANSPORT- nominated for Best Supporting Actress
TWELFTH NIGHT- nominated for Best Actress
COMEDY OF ERRORS- nominated for Best Actress
 

Special skills

ACCENTS: South African: Kugel, Coloured, Indian, Afrikaans:-upper and working class; working class English, RP English, Essex
                    English/London, Cockney , General American, Southern American, New York, French, German, Irish, Scottish, Spanish, 
                    Russian, Italian
SPORT:      Running, Hurdles, Gymnastics, can ride a bike, very elementary horseriding, hockey
MUSICAL:  contemporary dance and tap
OTHER:     Knit ,sew ,whistle
 

Training:

  
University of Cape Town Bi lingual Performers Diploma in Drama
Julliard School of Performing Arts Accent Workshop
Eileen Benskin Short Course London Short Course in Received Pronunciation and Gen Am accent