Artists

Vusi Kunene

Biographical Information
Height:
1.76m
Hair:
Black
Eyes:
Brown
Languages:
English / Sotho / Zulu
Latest Projects

OTHER PERFORMANCE LINKSA UNITED KINGDOMEYE IN THE SKY

FILMS

 

 

 

Elewani

 

Lead

dir Ntshavheni W. Luruli

‘Lucky”

 

Lead

dir.Avie Luthra

First Grader

 

Mr Kitruto

Blue Sky Films

Violence

 

Lead

dir. Khalo Matabane

A Small Town Called Descent

Mbizo Lead

dir.Jahmil Qubeka

The Bang Bang Club

Petrus Maseko – Support

dir. Steven Silver

Diamond Hunters

Wes Kofi - Support

dir. Dennis Berry

The Final Solution

Edward Kunene–Support

dir. Cristobal Krusen

The King is Alive (Dogma film)

Moses - Support

dir. Kristian Levring

A Reasonable Man

Prosecutor Linde – Support

dir. Gavin Hood Pandora U.K.

Kini et Adams

 

Kini – Lead

dir. Idrissa Ouedraogo

Fools

 

Mazabane – Lead

dir. Ramadan Suleman

Waati

 

Support

dir. Souleymane Cisse

Cry the Beloved Country

Theophilus Msimangu (Supp)

dir. Darryl Roodt

The Air Up There

Ntzuko – Support

dir. Paul M. Glaser

TELEVISION

 

 

 

Isibaya

 

Lead

Bomb Shulter

Isidingo

 

Jefferson- Lead

Endemol Production

No. 1 Ladies’ Dectective Ep 1”Poison”

Dr Gulubane - Support

dir. Charles Sturridge BBC/HBO

No 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency Pilot

Dr Gulubane – Support

dir. Anthony Minghella BBC /HBO

Jacob’s Cross

 

Lebone – Support

MNet

Soul City

 

Support

SABC

The Lab 2

 

Fikile – Support

Curious Pictures

Life Is Wild

 

Guest Speaker - Support

Paramount USA

Justice For All Series 4

Mike Mohapi – Lead

Peter Goldsmidt

Generations - Series

Jack - Lead (Daily drama)

Morula Pictures

Charlie Jade - International TV Series

Support

Charlie Jade Afrika Productions

Yizo Yizo II

- Series

Novuka – Lead

BOMB / SABC

Justice For All

- Series 3

Mike Mohapi – Lead

dir. Peter Goldshmid

Deafening Silence - Mini Series

John Moloko–Lead

dir. Ettienne De Villiers

       

TELEVISION

 

 

Homelands - Series

Daniel Mofokeng–Lead

dir. Neil Sundstrom

Rhodes – Series

Umgamdana - Support

dir. David Drury / BBC

The Line - Series

Bongani Khumalo–Lead

dir.Brian Tilley/CHANNEL 4

Drumbeats – Series

Stanley Motjoadi – Support

dir. Jurgen Shaderburg

THEATRE

 

 

Rivonia Trial

Lead

State Theatre

Peter Pan (Pantomime)

Mr Smee-Lead

Civic Theatre

On My Birthday

Richard Modise-Lead

State Theatre

The Suit

Lead

dir. Jerry Mofokeng

A Streetcar Named Desire

Stanley Kawalsky - Lead

dir. Lara Foot - Newton

Sizwe Banzi Is Dead

Sizwe Banzi – Lead

dir. Aubrey Sekhabi

Not with my gun

Kgosi – Lead

dir. Aubrey Sekhabi

The Coloured Museum

Ensemble

dir. I. Motsikoe

AWARDS

 

 

1999

Avanti Award for Best Actor for “Justice for All”

 

1998

Avanti Award for Best Actor for “Deafening Silence”

 

1997

NTVA Awards Nomination for Best Actor for “Homelands”

 

1995

M-NETAll Africa Film Award for Best Supporting Actor for “Cry the Beloved Country”

1995

Zimbabwe - Southern African Film Festival Best Performance in “Cry the Beloved Country”