Actress, Presenter, Dancer
Date of Birth: 02 September 1993
Height: 1.63m Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown
Drivers License: Yes
Languages: English, Basic Afrikaans
Skills: Dancing, Hip-Hop, Presenting, Accents
Leiden Colbet was born in 1993. During her high school career, she first showcased her love for Stage Performances. In 2011, she played as one of the lead roles in the school’s Shakespeare major production Mid-Summer Night Dream. This lead to her advancement of joining the “PLAYHOUSE” group for 2 years, where she again qualified to represent South Africa in New York for the International Showcase IMTA (International Model and Talent Association). To no surprise to the judges and audience, she gained herself a Nominee trophy for the Best female actress.
In 2012 she challenged herself by competing in the school’s Annual Beauty Pageant, whereby she won the title of Miss Personality and owned the title of 2nd Princess for Miss Rand Park High 2012. During her leisure, she finds herself active as a Hip hop dancer, played one of the lead roles for Easter Production The Rejects in 2013 and presents at Randburg Rhema Bible Church events (Was a Nominee for 2014 Best New Comer Presenter). She assisted in Coordinating the “Legacy Pageant” 2015 at the Rhema Bible church.
Leiden started her Live Performance degree at AFDA in 2013. She earned her place in lead roles for Theatre, such as Other People’s Lives, A Doll’s House, Macbeth and A Street Car named Desire and for TV Works, such as Mic On, Forbidden Love, The Apple of my Eye, Panacea, The Calling, Remnant, On Ice (Awarded Top 3 movie), Emergence and Insular at AFDA.
Professionally she was afforded the opportunity to rub shoulders with the Late Simba Mhere in a Top Billing and Standard Bank collaborated advert. Appeared in an episode of Generations and co-starred with Manaka Ranaka. Recent credits include a Debonairs commercial and a role in the upcoming film Alone.