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Carl Beukes

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Birth 3 october 1976 (43 years)

Carl Beukes (born 3 October 1976) is a South African actor and male model best known for his roles as Paul McPherson in Isidingo and as the archangel Gabriel in Dominion. Beukes is a graduate of The National School of the Arts, where he studied Speech & Drama. In addition to his credited film, television, and other screen roles, Beukes has also been in the cast of the stage productions Macbeth, Certified Male, Amadeus, Popcorn, Art, Black Dog, and Tape.

As of 2015, Beukes is starring as the archangel Gabriel in SyFy's apocalyptic action TV series Dominion.


Beukes married in November 2014 and had his honeymoon in Zanzibar. In 2003, he moved to London and lived there for sixteen months before returning to South Africa in September of 2004. Beukes has stated that his favorite stage work was in Certified Male, Macbeth and Amadeus. Beukes has had vocal training to imitate an American accent.

Commenting on his future plans: "My ideal goal would be to have a balance of homegrown and international work. I have always, since I was a kid, wanted to work with the big boys. I would love to make some American movies and get into that industry. At the moment, I have a foot in the door and I am starting to do that. I need to ride this wave while it is going. I want to come back and do more film. The South African film industry is budding and I don’t want to not be a part of it. It’s been my bread and butter all my life.”

Usually with

Gavin Hood
Gavin Hood
(1 films)
Alan Rickman
Alan Rickman
(1 films)
Colin Firth
Colin Firth
(1 films)
Brian Cox
Brian Cox
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Carl Beukes (5 films)

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Eye in the Sky, 1h42
Directed by Gavin Hood
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, War, Thriller
Themes Films set in Africa, Films about terrorism, Transport films, Aviation films, Robot films, United States Armed Forces in films
Actors Helen Mirren, Aaron Paul, Colin Firth, Alan Rickman, Barkhad Abdi, Iain Glen
Roles Sergeant Mike Gleeson
Rating72% 3.6485653.6485653.6485653.6485653.648565
Colonel Katherine Powell (Mirren) leads a secret drone mission to capture a terrorist group living in a safehouse in Nairobi, Kenya. When Powell learns that the group plans to carry out a suicide attack, her objective is changed to kill the terrorists. Drone pilot Steve Watts (Paul) targets the safehouse for destruction but reports a nine-year-old girl entering the kill zone. Powell contacts politicians and lawyers to determine whether or not to take action.
Kite (2014)
, 1h30
Origin South africa
Genres Drama, Action
Themes Films about children, Sports films, Martial arts films, Political films, Dystopian films
Actors Samuel L. Jackson, India Eisley, Callan McAuliffe, Carl Beukes
Roles Vic Thornhill
Rating44% 2.2018152.2018152.2018152.2018152.201815
In a vast, multicultural and decimated urban landscape, set after a financial collapse, Sawa, a beautiful but emotionally detached young woman, lives a secret life as a covert assassin.
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, 2h21
Directed by Justin Chadwick
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical
Themes Films set in Africa, Films about racism, Political films
Actors Idris Elba, Naomie Harris, Jamie Bartlett, Riaad Moosa, Terry Pheto, Thapelo Mokoena
Roles Niel Barnard
Rating70% 3.5482853.5482853.5482853.5482853.548285
Based on South African President Nelson Mandela's autobiography of the same name, which chronicles his early life, coming of age, education and 27 years in prison before becoming President and working to rebuild the country's once segregated society. Idris Elba stars as Nelson Mandela, Naomie Harris stars as Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, with Justin Chadwick directing.
The Girl
The Girl (2012)
, 1h31
Directed by Julian Jarrold
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Thriller, Biography, Romance
Themes Films about films
Actors Toby Jones, Sienna Miller, Imelda Staunton, Penelope Wilton, Sean Michael, Carl Beukes
Roles Jim Brown
Rating62% 3.149113.149113.149113.149113.14911
The film is a partially fictionalised account of the relationship between Alfred Hitchcock and Tippi Hedren. In 1961, Hitchcock notices Hedren in a television commercial for a diet drink. He wants to turn her into the next Grace Kelly, with whom he had worked extensively during the 1950s. Hedren passes her screen test and is groomed for the starring role in Hitchcock's latest film, The Birds; the director instructs her about her dress and appearance.
Hijack Stories, 1h34
Directed by Oliver Schmitz
Genres Drama, Crime
Themes Films about terrorism, Films about hijackings
Actors Rapulana Seiphemo, Carl Beukes
Rating65% 3.2881553.2881553.2881553.2881553.288155
En Afrique du Sud, dix ans après la fin de l'Apartheid, Sox Moraka (Tony Kgoroge), un jeune noir sappé comme un rappeur et à l'attitude décontractée, est fiancé à une fille blanche et vit dans un luxueux appartement du quartier blanc de Johannesburg, où il passe le plus clair de son temps à animer des émissions de clips vidéo. Souhaitant devenir une star de cinéma, il passe une audition pour jouer le rôle de Bra'Biza, un braqueur de voitures, mais on lui fait remarquer qu'il n'a pas le vécu nécessaire pour incarner un tel héros. Humilié par le réalisateur blanc qui le vire sans ménagement, Sox décide de se rendre dans les townships de Soweto afin d'appréhender au mieux son futur personnage, et même si pour cela il risque de tout perdre : le confort, la liberté, la vie.