Actress, Singer, Presenter, Writer, Director
Date of Birth: 12 May 1975
Height: 1.69m Hair: Brown Eyes: Hazel
Drivers License: Yes
Languages: Afrikaans, English
Skills: Singing, (Dramatic soprano with coloratura notes), Voice Artist, Presenting, Guitar, Writing, Directing, Drama Teaching
Michelle Botha completed the BA Drama Hons (cum laude) degree at the Tswane University in 1998. She started her career doing educational schools tours. Her first major part was in Packed House’s Sound of Music where she played the Mother Superior opposite Angela Killian. She was nominated for a Naledi for her role in Jock of the Bushveldt opposite Von Gardner. Recent roles include, The Lady of the Lake, opposite Norman Anstey in The Johannesburg Theatre’s Spamalot, the Wicked Fairy Kakkamella Khakibos in Janice Honeyman’s Sleeping Beauty 2016. On TV she played opposite Andre Odendaal in Getroud met Rugby as Cornia. In film she played the state psychiatrist in Dis Ek, Anna and international films include Winnie opposite Jennifer Hudson. Her latest performance on TV is opposite Pual Lukhoff as Karen in Binnelanders.