Artists

Fana Mokoena

Biographical Information
Height:
1.65m
Hair:
Black
Eyes:
Brown
Languages:
English / S.Sotho / Zulu / Tswana / Xhosa / Afrikaans
Latest Projects
OTHER PERFORMANCE LINKS: THE BOOK OF NEGROES; MACHINE GUN PREACHER

 

FILM

 

 

 

The Call

Support (Sibongiseni)

 

dir. Zamo Mkhwanazi

Black South Easter

Support (Specialist)

 

dir. Carey McKenzie

World War Z

Support (Theirry Umutoni)

 

dir. Marc Foster

Long Walk to Freedom

Support (Govan Mbeki)

 

dir. Justin Chadwick

Inside Story

Support (Goodwill)

 

dir. Rolie Nikiwe

Man on Ground

Support (Timothi)

 

dir. Akin Omotoso

Safe House

Support (Officer in Charge)

 

dir Daniel Espinosa

Machine Gun Preacher

Support (John Garang)

 

dir.Marc Foster

Violence

Lead (Bobedi)

 

dir Khalo Matabane

Hotel Rwanda (Nominated for Golden Globe Award 2004/5)

Support (General Augustine Bisimungu)

dir. Terry George

 

TELEVISION

 

 

 

Philantropist

Guest Star (Umar)

(USA) Moonlighting Films/ dir. Various

Hopeville - Mini series (Nominated for an International Emmy Award)

Support (Mogapi Khobane)

(RSA) Curious Pictures / dir. Various

The Soul City - Series

Lead (Philani)

(RSA) Curious Pictures / dir. Various

Lab - Episodic

Lead (Simon “Jaws” Bhengu)                  (RSA) Company Pictures / dir. Various

Wild At Heart – Episodic

Support (Ekotto)

(RSA) Company Pictures / dir. Various

Silent Witness – 2 Episodes

Support (Katemula)

(BBC) Same as Broadcastor /dir. Tim Fywell

Inside

Support (Prisoner)

(USA) Film Afrika / dir. Arthur Penn

Zero Tolerance - Series

Lead (The Bishop)

(RSA) Ochre Media / dir. Various

Generations - Series

Lead (Dr Mandla Sithole)

(RSA) Morula Pictures / dir. Various

Yizo Yizo - Series

Lead (Thulas)

(RSA) Bomb Shelter/ dir. Various

Gothia Caper

Support (Madoda)

(RSA) Curious Pictures / dir. Various

Crossing The line

Support (Jake)

(RSA) Ocassional Films/ dir. Various

Khululeka II

Support

(RSA) Penquin Films / dir. Various

Crossing The Line

Support

(RSA) Penquin Films / dir. Various

52 Regent Street

Lead

(RSA) dir. Gavin Hood

THEATRE

Numerous Productions – list available on request

 

AWARDS

Africa Movie Academy Award – Best Supporting Actor – “Man on Ground” - 2011

SA Film and Television Award - Best Actor - “The Lab” - 2010

Best Supporting Actor Avante Award – “Yizo Yizo” - 1999