Actor, Presenter, MC
Date of Birth:22 July 1993
Height: 1.82m Hair Colour: Ash Brown Eye Colour: Blue
Drivers License: Code 8
Languages: Afrikaans, English
Skills:Creative Writing, Photography, Film Making, Editing, Directing, Wedding & Event MC, Accents, Sports: Rugby, Personal Training
Brandon Engelbrecht is a dedicated, self-motivated and hard working young individual.
He was born into Afrikaans culture and grew up being fully bilingual in English and Afrikaans. He is driven by the arts and any opportunities that may rise from it. One of his profound skills include impersonations and accents.
In 2010 he received an exhibition award for highest mark in grade 7 drama at the Trinity College of London and finished the Trinity diploma the following year. In 2011 he was chosen for the SA Championships of Performing Arts to go to Los Angeles to perform. He has devoted the past three years to studying BA Drama at the University of Pretoria. In these three years as student he has done over 12 productions including 2 showcases.
His passion for the arts lead to him becoming involved in writing for screen and being director of photography for a company called CO2 Pictures. Through this medium he developed a wide variety of skills regarding filming, photography and editing.
He has had the opportunity to work with Bailey Snyman, Nicolla Haskings, Corne Joubert, Johan van der Merwe, Michelle Zietsman, Gerrit Schoonhoven, Frank Opperman, Rian Terblanche, Marth Munroe and Mari-Helen Coetzee.
Brandon wishes to further his knowledge and skills by acting for camera and creating new work on the digital media side of arts in the oncoming years.