Clyde graduated from UCT with a degree in Theatre & Performance.
He then went on to play Laertes in Hamlet, Eros in Antony & Cleopatra, Slim in Cowboy Mouth, Mark Dolson in Mass Appeal, Dakin in The History Boys, and more recently, Nick Arnstein in Funny Girl. He won a Naledi award for his portrayal of Dakin in The History Boys (2011).
He has also appeared in local and international series and films such as Raised by Wolves, Black Sails, Dominion, Cape Town, Known Gods, Montana, The Mating Game and Shooting Stars.
He lives in Cape Town with his wife and three kids.