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Things you need to know about former Rhythm City actor David Genaro #RIPJamieBartlett

Jamie Bartlett was best known for playing the role of  David Genaro in Rhythm City. What do you know about the wicked puppet master David Genaro in the local drama Rhythm City? Here is an opportunity for you to know the prominent actor Jamie Bartlett more. Jamie Bartlett profile summary.

Jamie Bartlett, popularly known as the bad boy of the South African local drama, Rhythm City, was born on the 9th of July in 1966 in Maidenhead, Berkshire, England. His mother is South African, and his dad is British.

The good-looking actor attended three high schools. These entail St Stithians Boys College in Johannesburg, Rondebosch High School in Cape Town, and Brynston High School. After completing his high school studies, he decided to train in speech and drama at the University of Cape Town. Later on, he studied his post Graduate Masterclasses at Chrysalis Theater Acting School situated in London alongside Peter Bridgemont. As of 2019, the actor is 53 years old.

Jamie Bartlett

Jamie Bartlett awards and nominations Over time, this talented 53-year-old has managed to be nominated for numerous awards and won several of them. To begin with, the actor has received some accolades for his impressive theatre work at the Market Theatre. The Market Theatre has strong ties to the Apartheid era in South Africa and was set up in 1976 by the late Barney Simon and Mannie Manim. This made him win the Vita Best Actor Award. Bartlett has also won The Crystal Award for Best Actor for his role in Isidingo, the Vita Award for Best Lead Actor for his role in The Great Outdoors, and the Avanti Television Award for Best Actor in Isidingo.

In other news – Rest In Peace: Condolences pour in for former Rhythm City actor Jamie Bartlett (David Genaro)

Following the emergence of the bad news, tributes have started pouring in for the legendary actor!

Jamie Bartlett

Popular TV, theatre, and film actor Jamie Bartlett has passed away at the age, of 55. He was well known for portraying the role of David Genaro on e.TV’s canned soapie, Rhythm City. Learn more

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