Janel Jordaan

Janel Jordaan

 

Janel’s acting career started at the age of 6 when she played the lead as a grandmother in a kindergarten concert. Her love for storytelling was ignited and the stage became her playground. After being very actively involved in theatre throughout her school career she landed a bursary to study Drama and completed her B-Tech at TUT in 2010. Since then she has proven to be a professional and dedicated artist over a broad spectrum, from performer for TV, theatre, children’s theatre, industrial theatre, performance art, commercials and voice-overs to writer and director.

 

Personal Details

Weight: 57kg

Height: 1.68m

Eyes: Blue

Hair: Dark Blond

 

Training

2018 – South African Voice Over Academy

2010 – TUT B-Tech Drama

2006 – Jacques Gombault Film Workshop

 

Additional Skills

Languages:                                English & Afrikaans

Accents:                                      French, German, Afrikaans

Writing

Stilt Walking & Jumpers

Stage Combat

 

Special Awards

Best Actress                             Tshwane University Of Technology                                 2008

 

 Television

 

Inkaba

Urban Brew                              Support Lead

Director:                                    Various       2012 – 2013

 

Commercials

ABSA

Lead

Director:                                    Dani Heys                2015

 

UNISA                                       Support Lead

Director:                                   Kevin Fitzgerald   2016

 

Hunter’s

Support Lead

Director:                                  Peter Pohorsky     2016

 

HULU TV

Lead

Director:                                 Ringan Lewidge     2018

 

  

Voice Work

Innibos  Radio Advert         2007

Digibiz   Product Information Videos             2018

 

Creative Work

Director

Theatre                     Wie Hyg So                                       2015

 

Writer, Director & Producer

Theatre                    Kop Onderstebo                           2014

 

Director

Short Film              Haar Naam Is Tienkie                    2013

 

Director

Theatre                    Henceforward…                            2010

 

Creator, Director & Performer

Physical Theatre       The Science Of Pain              2010