Shannon Esra (born February 1, 1984) is a celebrated and award-winning South Africa actress who is endowed with many talents and sublime beauty.
The seasoned actress started her acting career at the age of 16 and has contributed significantly to the entertainment industry development in South Africa and Africa for the last two decades.
She has set many unprecedented in the entertainment industry by featuring in some international movie role that any South African actor or actress has not featured.
She is also a singer and songwriter who has some songs to her belt.
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|Full Name:||Shannon Esra|
|Born:||1 February 1984|
|Age:||37 years old|
|Place of Birth:||South Africa|
|Boyfriend • Husband:||Not Publicized|
|Occupation:||Actress • Singer|
|Net Worth:||$200,000 – $500,000|
Shannon Esra was born in South Africa, and she has been in the acting industry since the age of 4.
She was born on the 1st of February in 1984.
Although her interim role career can be said to have been fully supported by her parent.
She featured in some local acting activities when she was in Nursery school, and the acting talent in her keep augmenting.
With the support of her parents, she was able to discover her talent earlier and optimize it.
Shannon Esra studied Dramatic Arts at the University of the Witwatersrand, receiving her BA (Hons) Degree in 2003.
Shannon Esra had her first “taste” of acting at age 4, narrating a nursery school Purim concert. She later did impersonations of Elvis Presley at local talent contests.
Shannon Esra had her first professional acting at the age of 16, when she appeared in the film, I Dreamed of Africa (starring Kim Basinger), playing Siri‘s character.
In 2007, Shannon Esra made Bollywood history by being the first Caucasian female in a starring role, which saw her star-studded cast as one of the six heroines in the Bollywood film, Salaam-E-Ishq.
In 2015, she returned to Isidingo, where she played Angelique Scott.
The talented actress starred alongside many international actors and actresses in The Game Changers in late 2015 and midway through 2016.
In 2020, Shannon Esra made remarkable South African television history with her character, Sandra Stein, the ruthless and sought-after criminal attorney. This character is so popular that writers and producers have supported her character, crossing over to various shows on the Mzansi Magic platform.
The famous actress, Shannon Esra is amassed many followers on her Instagram page with over 17K followers, and her followers keep increasing daily.
Instagram handle – @shannoesra_offical
Shannon Esra lives in Sandton with her parents and younger brother. She is a “closet fan” of competitive ping-pong competitions.
She has kept her relationship status away from the public, and nothing can be established if she is married or not.
Shannon Esra is estimated to be worth between $200,000 – $500,000 due to the roles she has been featuring in other drama and series and other ambassadorial deals that she has secured.
- 2000 I Dreamed of Africa Siri
- 2004 Yizo Yizo 3
- 2004 Isidingo Yvette Meyer
- 2005 The Triangle Sally
- 2006 Hard Copy Kim Smollen
- 2006 Snitch Caz O’Donough
- 2006 Number 10 Katie
- 2007 Life Is Wild Lauren
- 2007 Salaam-e-Ishq Stephanie
- 2015 Isidingo Angelique Scott
- 2017 The Queen Sandra Stein
- 2019 The Throne Sandra Stein
- 2019 The River Sandra Stein
- 2020 Gomora Sandra Stein
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