Deon Lotz (born 20 July 1964) is a South African film, television, and theatre actor. He is perhaps best known internationally for roles in Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom and Beauty (Skoonheid). He has appeared in both English- and Afrikaans-language productions.
Lotz was born July 20th, 1964 in Cape Town. He sang for the Drakensberg Boys Choir in his teenage years. Lotz is the second youngest of four children, having an older brother and sister and a younger brother. Prior to becoming an actor, Lotz worked as a hotelier. Early in his career, Lotz acted in commercials. Today Lotz resides in Cape Town, working as a full time actor in the Mother City, as well as travelling to Johannesburg for work. Lotz is known to have a son and a daughter.
Movies & TV shows
In 2012, Deon Steenkamp was murdered along with his wife Christel and their teenage daughter Marthella on their farm Naauwhoek. GRIEKWASTAD, based on the bestselling true crime novel by Jacques Steenk...
Barry is a drug-addled, abusive bastard who - after yet another bender - is abducted by aliens. Barry takes a backseat as an alien visitor assumes control of his body and takes it for a joyride throug...
Inside Man: Most Wanted
During a 10-hour siege at the U.S., an NYPD hostage negotiator and a federal agent worked together to rescue dozens of tourists. The Federal Reserve.
Christiaan Olwagen (Johnny is nie Dood nie, Kanarie) adapts Anton Chekhov's classic play, The Seagull, to film, and places it in South Africa in the 1990’s, almost one hundred years after it was writt...
A nine-year-old autistic boy is found dead in the bath tub. His mother Ingrid, who spent her life caring for him and loved him dearly, is being investigated for murder.
Number 37 is the story of Randall, wheelchair bound, playing a cat and mouse game blackmailing a powerful criminal whilst evading a loan shark who will kill him and his girlfriend if he doesn't pay ba...
A law student is grieving for his dead mother and trying to decide if he should kill his father.
The first Governor of the Cape Colony had a niece who was removed from her tribe to serve him. The first Fort was established by the Dutch East India Company. She becomes a visionary young woman who u...
Shepherds and Butchers
A lawyer is taking on a case of a prison guard in South Africa who is traumatised by the executions he has witnessed.
A surgeon gets involved with the illegal organ trade when her son needs a transplant.
Woman with the Red Shoes
A Horror comedy with unexpected twists in an equally strange cable ... and an outright lie only be returned by the end neck.
A Paw-Paw For My Darling
This local ensemble comedy is set in 2003, as a group of working-class South Africans try to come to terms with their changed society. Seen through the eyes of a family dog, we watch as friends, neigh...
Dis Koue Kos, Skat
When Clara Brand discovers that her husband is cheating on her with her friend and colleague, she plots her revenge all the while juggling new friendships, new romances and the rediscovery of her pass...
Jeanette is a beautiful open minded law student. She decided to study while her boyfriend is completing his national military service. They are set to be engaged when he returns. During her summer hol...
A Man Like My Father
Juan returns to Cape Town with his family from their life in England when he discovers his mother is dying. She insists she wants her conflicted son to reconcile with his alcoholic dad, but all the yo...
Lise le Roux lives with her father. Her mother left a secret recipe for French toast. Lise discovers that she has a sibling in France when she stumbles upon her mother s diary. Despite the fact that T...
A man is in a small town. When his father leaves his possessions to the church, greed rears its head. Until love restores their sanity.
While investigating a smugglers' turf war in Cape Town, township cop Sizwe discovers police corruption. He must set loyalty aside to act with integrity, alone.
The story of Sawa is based on a cult classic. When Sawa's mother and policeman father are murdered, she begins a ruthless pursuit of the man who killed them. With the help of her father's ex-partner, ...
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
A chronicle of Nelson Mandela's life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa.
After hearing that the British are planning a scorched earth policy in South Africa, a respected Boer officer, who's also a loving father and husband, decides to go home and protect his wife and famil...
In a secluded cove on the South African coast, a middle-aged writer grieving the deaths of his wife and daughter is drawn into an affair with an attractive teenage girl who is grappling with demons of...
Franois van Heerden, a mid-40s Afrikaans family man, has become devoid of any care or concern for his own measure of happiness, and so convinced of his ill-fated existence, that he is wholly unprepare...
Tells the story of a 1966 railway community, told through the eyes of an eleven year old boy, called Timus.
Master Harold... and the Boys
Hally is an adolescent white South African. He is stuck between his father's view of him and Sam's. Hally's friend and teacher is Sam. Hally has to laugh at his father's racist jokes and Sam has to ex...
1 Movie · 1 TV show
The drama follows Inspector Kurt Wallander, a middle-aged everyman, as he struggles against a rising tide of violence in the seemingly sleepy backwaters in and around Ystad in Skane, southern Sweden. ...
"How do you start over once you have betrayed a nation's trust?" The news of Hansie Cronjé's involvement with Indian bookmakers and his resulting public confession rocked the international sporting co...
An exquisite period piece that skillfully explores the intersections of sex, race and politics takes place in 18th century South Africa, telling the passionate (true) story of two men caught in an unj...
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