Jamie Bartlett In Real Life: Age, Wife, Son, Divorce, Education, Parents, Career, Awards, Net worth, And Instagram
Jamie Bartlett is a South African actor that is popularly known for his role as the wicked master, David Genaro on Rhythm City that is aired in many African countries such as Kenya, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Cameroon, and Ghana.
Jamie Bartlett Age
The talented actor was born on the 9th of July in 1966 in Maidenhead, Berkshire, England. The actor is 53 years old, turning 54 later this year. He was raised by both parents.
Jamie Bartlett Parents
The actor was raised by both parents. His mother is South Africa and his dad is British. The actor father was a working-class Englishman and all this that he uses to bring to his characters come from watching his father’s life. The actor revealed that his father is disabled.
Jamie Bartlett Education
The good-looking actor attended three high schools. These involve St Stithians Boys College in Johannesburg, Rondebosch High School in Cape Town, and Brynston High School.
After completing his high school studies, he decided to train in speech and drama at the University of Cape Town. Later on, he studied his post Graduate Masterclasses at Chrysalis Theater Acting School situated in London together with Peter Bridgemont.
Jamie Bartlett Wife and Son
The majority of the fans of this 54-year-old Rhythm City cast member are often curious to know who the wife of this actor is. In addition to that, they also want to know if he has kids at all.
The most love actor was formally married to the gorgeous actress Camilla Waldman. Camilla Waldman was an actress in the Generations, who played the role of Anne de Villiers. However, the couple later divorced. They had one child, a son.
Jamie Bartlett career
It is unquestionable that Jamie Bartlett is among the highly talented actors in the film industry today. His wicked puppet master portrayal in the famous local drama television show Rhythm City has made him obtain so much popularity. However, the question remains where it all started.
It all goes back to 1987. The well-groomed actor gained roles in movies such as American Ninja 2 and the following American Ninja 5. He got to act along with the talented Steve James and Michael Dudikoff during the set of these movies. Jamie also appeared in The S3xy Girls in 1997.
In 2004, the 53-year-old actor performed in a British film drama titled Red Dust. He played the supporting character role of Dirk Hendricks, who was a local policeman. Three years later, this famous actor attained a supportive role in a horror thriller film known as Prey. He played the supportive role of Crawford, who was a knowledgeable guide and skilled hunter.
Still, in the same year, the 53-year-old landed the role of his famous character, David Genaro. He also played a role in the famous movie Mandela Long Walk to Freedom of 2013. Other films of this celebrated actor include Beyond Borders of 2003, The Revenger of 1990, Ernest Goes to Africa, and Nothing for Mahala.
The screen star is also a judge at the most-watched Mzansi show SA’s Got Talent. The acting MD e.tv Channels Division, Mr. Marlon Davids, acknowledged that Bartlett got this role because he had massive and wide exposure in the film, television, and theatre industries of South Africa.
Jamie Bartlett awards
- The Crystal Award for Best Actor Isidingo
- Vita Award for Best Lead Actor The Great Outdoors
- Avanti Television Award for Best Actor Isidingo
- Vita Award for Best Actor Mojo
- Fleur Du Cap Theatre Award for Best Actor East
- Vita Theatre Award for Best Up & Coming Actor Cock & Bull Story
- South African Film & Television Award for Best Actor Rhythm City
Jamie Bartlett net worth
From the many successful accomplishments of Jamie, most people have been left with the impression that he has a very high net worth. Bartlett has never revealed how much he is worth, and this remains an unknown.
However, the best actor appears in the list of high paid actors in SA. And is one of the richest actors in Mzansi. It was revealed that his salary from Rhythm City was between R100k to R120k per month.
The 53-year-old actor is not so active on Instagram. However, he posts his snaps once in a while on his page. It is undeniable that Jamie Bartlett is one of the actors who are taking the South African film industry to greater heights. His flexibility has made his fans eager to see what he will bring.