SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE
SIGN IN SEARCH MENU
SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE


Merveline Ferris

Born: 21 January 1988 (33 years old)
Gender: Female

Rate:

8.7

Add to Actor Favourites

Bio

Merveline Ferris is a South African actress best known for her starring role as The Concierge of the eccentric Donatello Towers in the SABC3 sitcom Loitering in Jozi.

Merveline was born in Vryburg (North West) in 1988. She moved to Nelspruit at the age of three, grew up in the Kruger National Park and matriculated at Lowveld High school in 2005.

Merveline excelled in swimming and athletics, and played provincial hockey from Grade 8, representing Mpumalanga. She qualified as an air hostess at the age of 18.

Her keen interest in school plays and her participation in the Eisteddfods inspired her to pursue a career in acting. Merveline received a BA Honours degree in Live Performance from AFDA in 2011.

Numerous acting parts in student films followed and she co-produced a Masters film, Mysteries of the Stolen Song, in 2010.

Rodney Place assisted her to grow a better understanding of the entertainment industry and she was selected to represent AFDA in Belgium and the Netherlands in a project called Jongerenprojek.

A pharmaceutical company for contraceptives approached her for a campaign named "World Contraception Day 2010", which had a screening on cinema and television. Soon after an internship with the production comany Stark Films followed.

Merveline enjoys abseiling, hockey and swimming.

In 2013 she landed a guest starring role in the SABC3 sitcom Let Heaven Wait and later that year she had a role in another SABC3 sitcom, Loitering in Jozi.

In the same year she played the role of Ronel on the kykNET soapie Binnelanders and also played Celine in the twelfth season of Villa Rosa, another kykNET soapie.


Television Roles


LATEST ARTICLES

New on TV today: Friday 23 April

Fantasy epic Shadow and Bone drops on Netflix as Judi Dench's Wild Borneo Adventure starts on BBC Earth.


DStv seeks two presenters for YouTube what-to-watch show

TV lovers... if you're aged between 19 and 24 and want to be a presenter... need we say more?


The Red Room ripped as SABC3 struggles to be S3

There's no point to a new name for the same-old yawn fest. The latest on the 18h30 twilight zone.


As Die Skoen Pas Teasers - May 2021

We meet a young Ă–mer and find out how it all started.


Stiletto Vendetta Teasers - May 2021

Merve loses it all.


New on TV today: Thursday 22 April

Two reality shows start on kykNET as Netflix reveals Life in Colour with David Attenborough.


Legacy Teasers - May 2021

Petra is pulled deeper into "The Game". Also, Willem has intimacy issues.


Muvhango Teasers - May 2021

Yoh! Tenda beats someone to death.


New on TV today: Wednesday 21 April

Returning shows include Rock the Block on HGTV, Pasella on SABC2 and Undercover Boss on BBC Brit.


Lingashoni Teasers - May 2021

Two forbidden lovers cross a dangerous line.

LATEST SITE ACTIVITY


More activity at TVSA Central



LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS



LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS






×
×

You browser doesn't have Flash, Silverlight, Gears, BrowserPlus or HTML5 support.