November 27, 1973
Cape Town, Western Cape,South Africa|
Los Angeles, California
St. Andrew's Preparatory School|
|Years active||2004 - to date|
|Spouse(s)||Tanit Phoenix (2016 - to date)|
Sharlto Copley (born 27 November 1973) is a South African actor. He portrayed the character of Wikus van der Merwe in the Oscar-nominated Neill Blomkamp science fiction film District 9. Sharlto Copley has gone on to collaborate with fellow South Africa, Neill Blomkamp, on Elysium alongside Matt Damon and Jodie Foster and on Chappie alongside Dev Patel and Hugh Jackman.