Chantal Herman is a South African actress best known for her role as Lorn in the SABC3 sitcom Shado's.
Born and raised in Cape Town, Herman attended the Waterfront Theatre School.
Aside from her role on Shado's, Herman has made numerous other television appearances. She played On!TV reporter Irene Bunton on the SABC3 soapie Isidingo and the role of Bernice on the SABC1 drama series Molo Fish II.
Other television series she has acted in include Jozi Streets; Saints, Sinners and Settlers; Meeulanders; and Generations.
She has directed two television pilots, as well as a docu-drama called "Christmas in the City" for SABC1, which aired on Christmas Day, 2007. She was also creative director on the kid's show Thabang Thabong, on SABC2.
In theatre, Herman played the role of Mimi Marquez - an HIV-positive exotic dancer and methamphetamine junkie - in the musical Rent, which ran at the Artscape Theatre in Cape Town from November - December, 2007.
She currently lives in Cape Town, and has one sister.