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John Kani

John Kani

80 years old. Born in New Brighton, Port Elizabeth, Sudafrica on 30th November 1943.
You've seen -- of his 14 trackable films

John Kani is an actor with a career spanning 45 years, from 1978 to 2023, starting at the age of 35. His first film was The Wild Geese and his latest film was Murder Mystery 2. A lot of his work has been in the Drama and Action genres.

Known For


Released Films (14)

Film Film Year Runtime Rating Streaming Options
Murder Mystery 2 poster Murder Mystery 2 2023 1h 31m
Seal Team poster Seal Team 2021 -
The Lion King poster The Lion King
as Rafiki
2019 1h 58m
Murder Mystery poster Murder Mystery 2019 1h 37m
Black Panther poster Black Panther 2018 2h 14m
Captain America: Civil War poster Captain America: Civil War 2016 2h 27m
Coriolanus poster Coriolanus 2011 2h 3m
The Ghost and the Darkness poster The Ghost and the Darkness 1996 1h 49m
Sarafina! poster Sarafina! 1992 1h 57m
Options poster Options 1989 1h 32m
A Dry White Season poster A Dry White Season 1989 1h 47m
ScreenPix Apple TV Channel
'Master Harold'... and the Boys poster 'Master Harold'... and the Boys 1985 1h 29m
The Grass Is Singing poster The Grass Is Singing 1981 1h 45m
The Wild Geese poster The Wild Geese 1978 2h 14m
Plex Channel

Regularly Credited With

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3 films together
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Jennifer Aniston
2 films together
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Adam Sandler
2 films together
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Martin Freeman
2 films together
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Chadwick Boseman
2 films together
Alfre Woodard's profile
Alfre Woodard
2 films together
Winston Ntshona
Winston Ntshona
2 films together
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Zakes Mokae
2 films together
Dany Boon
Dany Boon
2 films together


His Top Genres 1
14% Drama
+ 42 more
His Top Years
15% 2019
+ 11 more

1 Genres are counted according to total films, not total genres, as such the overall total of all genress will be more than 100%.

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John Kani FAQ

How old is John Kani?

80 years old.

When was John Kani born?

30th November 1943

Where was John Kani born?

New Brighton, Port Elizabeth, Sudafrica

Has John Kani won an Oscar?

No, up to this point he has never won an Oscar.

Has John Kani won a BAFTA?

No, up to this point he has never won an BAFTA.

What ethnicity is John Kani?

He is Black.