James Bartlett was a British-born South African actor best known for his role as the wicked puppet master, David Genaro, in Rhythm City and his theatre work.
Bartlett was a well known multi-faceted South African actor prior to playing as a character in Rhythm City. He first began playing the role on the show as David Genaro in 2007.
He was the very first person to speak in the scene 1 of the TV show Isidingo as the character Mike O’Riley when it was broadcast by South African television. On the production of Isidingo, the actor acted alongside Hlomla Dandala, who played as Derek Nyathi.
In 1997, Bartlett played the role of a character in an action MNET movie filmed for TVcalled The Sexy Girls. The genre of gang films exposed the reality of lifestyle of gangsters that was prevalent in Cape Town.
Bartlett also appeared as a guest in his role in the South African, Canadian TV series Jozi-H, a hospital drama that is set within Johannesburg, South Africa.
He also served as a judge on the South Africa’s Got Talent alongside Shadow Twala and DJ Fresh.
Jamie Bartlett Cause Of Death
Jamie Bartlett died suddenly on May 23, 2022, at the age of 55. His cause of death was not available.
Jamie Bartlett Age
Bartlett was 55 years at the time of death. He was born on July 9, 1966, in Maidenhead, United Kingdom.
Jamie Bartlett Wife
Jamie Bartlett did not have a wife at the time of death. He did not remarry or announce a second partner until he died. However, he was once married to South African actress, Camilla Waldman.
Jamie Bartlett Children
Hector Bartlett is the only known child of the late South African actor. However, there’s very little information about him, as his personal information is not available to the public yet.
Jamie Bartlett Family: Parents, Siblings
The late South African actor Jamie Bartlett was someone who kept his personal life secret, as he did not speak about his family anywhere, hence, details about his parents and siblings are unknown.
Jamie Bartlett Net Worth
The late South African actor Jamie Bartlett as an estimated net worth of $15 million at the time of his death in 2022.
Jamie Bartlett Movies
Bartlett’s movie career began with American movies, the 1987 action sequel film American Ninja 2 and subsequently the 1993 American Ninja 5 where he acted alongside Michael Dudikoff and Steve James.
Bartlett also had a supporting role playing Joss in the 2003 romantic drama Beyond Borders, an epic tale of turbulent romance between two star-crossed lovers, with Angelina Jolie.
Bartlett starred in the movie, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom based on the 1994 book Long Walk to Freedom, written by Nelson Mandela, the former president of South Africa. In the film, Bartlett played the supporting role of Sergeant James Gregory.