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Charmaine Weir-Smith

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Charmaine Weir-Smith is an award-winning South African actress and director best known for her work in theatre.

She spent the early years of her career with the Natal Playhouse Company. She performed a variety of roles from Ophelia in Hamlet (for which she won the 1995 Vita Award for Best Supporting Actress), Agnes in Agnes of God, Kitty in Charlie's Aunt and Em in Story of an African Farm - to name a few.

She was also nominated for the Vita for Best Actress for her performance of Ethel in The Young Visitors.

She continues to perform, but now also indulges her other passion - directing. She directed the Broadway musical I love you, you're perfect, now change for Venture Capital, two adult pantomimes and a one woman show - Pineapple Velvet.

She has been nominated twice for a Vita Award for Best Director for a Musical.

In 2000 Charmaine directed and collaborated with Nick Boraine in his one-man show Sic, which has been performed extensively throughout South Africa. Sic was invited to perform at the New York City Fringe Festival in August 2001.

TV shows she has acted in include Generations, Hard Copy, Sorted and FONT. She also played a minor role in the e.tv drama series 4Play: Sex Tips for Girls.









LATEST ARTICLES

New on TV today: Wednesday 18 May

Disney+ launches in South Africa with thousands of film and television titles.


A Love To Die For Teasers - May 2022

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Durban Gen Teasers - June 2022

Lwandle's life is on the line but who will operate?


New on TV today: Tuesday 17 May

Two shows returns on eReality: Revenge Body with Khloé Kardashian and Snapped.


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When your secret gets exposed on TV. This is the Mo-ment that confronts Dintle on Thursday.


Scandal! Teasers - June 2022

The Kubekas are in trouble and Omphile reveals secret truths.


New on TV today: Monday 16 May

Comedy-drama The Bisexual is new on S3 as M-Net searches for The Time Traveler's Wife.


New on TV today: Sunday 15 May

CBS Justice dives into the Lovers' Lane Murders, as Discovery follows the Bee Czar.


New on TV today: Saturday 14 May

Bettany Hughes' Treasures of the World starts on BBC Earth as SABC1 goes A Cut Above the Rest.


Elif 3 Teasers - June 2022

Serdar's life is falling apart.

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