Robert Hobbs

Robert Hobbs

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    • January 1st, 1972
Robert Hobbs was born in Cape Town, South Africa in 1972. At an early age his family moved to Welkom, a small mining town in the interior of SA. There he was educated at Christian Brothers College and developed a love of performance through a series of school concerts and trips to the local Saturday morning film matinées. Following his passion, he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts / Performers Diploma in Speech and Drama from the University of Cape Town in 1993. He was cast in a number of theatre roles including Macbeth for the SA State Theatre and his performance in Yasmina Reza's Life x 3 garnered him a Naledi Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor.

Starring Robert Hobbs on Plex


Acting (18 Credits)

2021The Mauritanian as Captain Collins
2020The Last Days of American Crime as Police Sergeant
2019Serenity as Ape
2017Rakka as Carl
2017Firebase as SGT. Carr
2017The Forgiven as Burly Policeman
2016Shepherds and Butchers as Pierre De Villiers
2015Chappie as The Procurement Officer
2014Young Ones as Caleb
2014Wild Life as Terry Lomas
2014The Salvation as Silvertooth
2013Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom as Chief Warder
2009District 9 as Ross Pienaar
2009Invictus as Presidential Guard
2008Gangster's Paradise: Jerusalema as Inspector Blakkie Swart
2005To The Ends Of The Earth as Lieutenant Cumbersham
2004In My Country as Van Deventer
1999Bravo Two Zero as Stan

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