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James Alexander

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James Alexander is a South African actor best known for his role as Dr. Rico Maartens in the M-Net drama/soapie Binnelanders, from 2005-2008.

He also starred as Tristan van Reenen, the head of conservation and loyal employee of Tiro (Putla Sehlapelo), in the M-Net soap opera The Wild, from 2011-2013.

He is also known for co-presenting the M-Net reality talent competition Project Fame with Vusi Twala, from 20 June - 29 August, 2004.

He has had cameo roles in the SABC1 soapie Generations and the drama series Home Affairs, and has acted in the short films Thoughts, Lost and Voëltjie.

On Tuesday 20 November 2007 it was announced that he had decided not to renew his contract after the third season of Binnelanders, preferring to turn his focus to film and other independent projects.

He continued to appear in the show until the third season ended in 2008.


Television Roles

Show

Character

Dr. Rico Maartens

Dr. Rico Maartens

Dr. Rico Maartens

Juan Antonio Grandal

James Andrews

Dr. Gavin Winters

Mr Nelson (Film: "The Bet")

Joint Terminal Attack Controller

Hendrik Van Den Bergh

Elton

Crispen de la Hunt

Edward

First White Man

Tristan van Reenen

Tristan van Reenen

Lemmer (as James Gracie)


LATEST ARTICLES

New on TV today: Monday 25 October

Hairdressers compete to be A Cut Above the Rest on S3, as Have Faith returns to BET.


Idols 17: No Top 5 spot for Nqobie

NOT a good week to be eliminated. So close and yet so far.


New on TV today: Sunday 24 October

Discovery unveils The Earthshot Prize and ID documents serial killer The Grim Sleeper.


New on TV today: Saturday 23 October

HISTORY asks Why Do the Brits Win Every War? and Kom ons Braai returns to VIA.


DiepCity Teasers - November 2021

Double dating at its best.


Lingashoni Teasers - November 2021

A body is identified.


The Estate on S3 Teasers - November 2021

Shadrack disappears. Also, Tessa joins a cult.


Netflix calls for filmmakers for anthology series: African Folktales, Reimagined

Everything you need to know about this search for six filmmakers.


New on TV today: Friday 22 October

Atlanta 2 starts on S3 and two new animated adult comedies drop on Netflix.


New! Mismatched Teasers - October 2021

Introducing the first teasers for Star Life's third new series of October, with a premiere on the 28th.

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