Hendrik Nieuwoudt is a South African actor best known for his starring role as Fanie Nortje in the kykNET drama series Tydelik Terminaal.
A graduate of the University of Stellenbosch with a Bachelor of Drama degree (2016-2018), he has appeared in numerous stage productions.
These include The Woman Before, Made You Look, Raponsie, Hoekom is die Badkamer Vloer Nat?, Drag Queens on Trial and Die Sneeukoningin.
He also appeared in the short film Kloof and the feature film Moffie.
Hendrik made his television acting debut in the recurring role of Richard on the second season of the kykNET drama series Fynskrif, first appearing in Season 2, Episode 1 (which aired on 8 October, 2019).
Later that month he began starring in the the role of Fanie Nortje, a 22-year-old journalism student who dreams of becoming an actor, in the kykNET drama series Tydelik Terminaal (Temporarily Terminal). The series premiered on 30 October.
It was his first starring role in television.