Date of Birth: 03 July 1963
Height: 1.85m Hair: Bald Eyes: Hazel
Drivers License: Yes
Languages: Afrikaans, English
Skills: Dramatist, Puppetry, Drama Trainer, HIV counsellor, Hypnotherapist, Parts Therapy Facilitator, Group Facilitation, Magician, Piano, Voice Artist, Clowning
After starting his studies in 1982 (it being interrupted for two years military service) Hendrik completed two degrees in Drama at the University of Pretoria. He later became a professional actor at PACOFS in Bloemfontein.
He continued to work extensively as an actor and has appeared in countless stage productions, television programs and feature films. Some highlights include Max and Mona (feature film), My Boetie se Sussie se Ou (stage production directed by Pierre van Pletzen), and productions like Amadeus, Liewe Heksie, Equus, Pa maak vir my 'n vlieër pa, as well as appearances on Egoli, Sewende Laan, and Generations. He was also featured in some television adverts, most notably as PW Botha in the Nando's Last of the Dictators advert.
He has also done some radio work and staged puppet productions. Performing as ‘Magic Man Hendini’, Hendrik has performed at countless birthday parties, schools, fundraisers, in theatres and at arts festivals.
Apart from his talents in the performing arts, Hendrik has recently developed his need to help and assist people further by working in the fields of Hypnotherapy and HIV prevention.
Hendrik is currently a full time Hypnotherapist working from a private practice