Charlie Bouguenon biography, age, wife, net worth, education

Charles “Charlie” Bouguenon (born 30 June 1983) is a South African actor. He is famous for appearing in many popular local and international television serials and movies.

He appeared in Transformers: The Last Knight, Homeland, and Bloodshot. He is also famous for play the recurring role of Brad, Coco’s boyfriend in It’s for Life in 2011.

Profile

Charlie Bouguenon biography
Charles “Charlie” Bouguenon is a popular South African actor.
NameCharles Bouguenon
Born30 June 1983 (age 38 years)
South Africa
GenderMale
NationalitySouth African
WifeAnré Bouguenon
ProfessionActor
Alma materUniversity of Pretoria
Years Active2004-date
Height1.85m

Background

He was born Charles Bouguenon on 30 June 1983 in South Africa and hails from a family with a music background. Charlie’s dad and granddad were classical musicians.

This influenced him into developing interest in music during his tender age. He started when he was four years with the violin and music theory. Later, he discovered his talent as an actor and decided to pursue an acting career.

He was active in drama societies while he grew up and took part in performances. Charles appeared in performances like Five Gilbert & Sullivan operettas, Shakespeare, and Alan Ayckbourn

Education

Upon a solid early academic foundation, he furthered his studies at the University of Pretoria (UP). He studied Drama in the institution.

Charlie also holds a teacher’s diploma in Latin American and Ballroom dance and a certificate in Stage Combat. 

Career

The South African actor played the recurring role of Coco in It’s for Life. He appeared in the television sitcom in 2011.

He appeared in popular TV serials like Jozi Streets, Egoli, Scandal!, and others. He has also appeared in projects for the 46664 Foundation and other commercials and adverts.

In 2011 he appeared in the SABC2 soap opera 7de Laan in the role of Jimmy Meyer. He also was cast in the kykNET soap opera Binneland as Leonard van Heerden, a corrupt talent agent.

Theatre Production

Charles has also appeared in theatre productions including;

  • Fame – the musical
  • Janice Honeyman’s Cinderella Pantomime
  • Ladies Night
  • Antony & Cleopatra
  • Now That’s Tap
  • Thoroughly Modern Millie
  • Buddy – the Buddy Holly Story
  • The King & I
  • Houtkruis – Die Musical

Wife

Charlie Bouguenon wife
Charlie and Anré Bouguenon 3-year anniversary wedding pic.

Charlie is happily married to Anré Bouguenon. He exchanged marital vows with the love of his life in April 2018. They are happy to be a married couple and take to social media snaps of them.

Trivia

He grew up in Johannesburg, South Africa, and was surrounded by people who speak different languages.

He learned to speak most of these languages and is fluent in Setswana, Sesotho, Afrikaans, Isizulu, and English.

Filmography

FilmsRoles
7de LaanJimmy Meyer
Egoli: Place of GoldGuest Star
Die KasteelNico Gryffenbach
BloedbroersPetrus Marais
Dead PlacesJeremy Shaw
Elke Skewe PotNeels
Getroud met Rugby: Die SepieDenzel Petzer
The EstateRyan le Roux
The DocketGuest Star
SwartwaterWolf
SterlopersJoe de Villiers
Skeem SaamSpecial Diner Moss
Scandal!Guest Star/Timothy
Jozi StreetsRory
Binnelanders Jacques/Leonard van Heerden
It’s for LifeBrad
Gauteng MabonengRamone
ErfsondesOlder Hugo

Net worth

Charlie is estimated to have a net worth of 1 million USD. He has built a strong presence in the entertainment industry since his debut in 2004. His acting profession is his main source of wealth.

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