January 10, 1976
Oudtshoorn, Western Cape
|Alma mater||Stellenbosch University|
|Years active||1998 - to date|
Dawn Matthews (born 10 January 1976) is a South African actress best known for her portrayal of the femme fatale Shakira Willemse on the e.tv soap opera Scandal!. On Scandal! she acted alongside Clint Brink, Sello Maake Ka-Ncube, Louise Barnes and Emmanuel Castis.
Dawn Matthews played the role of Paige in the ninth and tenth season of the M-Net soap opera Egoli: Place of Gold, Constable Gillian Peterse on the first and second season of the SABC 1 drama series Interrogation Room, Jackie first and second season of the KykNET drama series Song vir Katryn, Rebekka Cupido on the first and only season of the SABC 2 drama series Soutmansland and Privaatspeurder in the second season of the kykNET drama series Amalia.
Dawn Matthews is married to American writer-producer Charlie Sapadin.
- Red Live, What Happened to Dawn Matthews, 30 November 2018
- News24/ You, Scandal’s Dawn Matthews at home, 30 November 2018
- TVSA, Dawn Matthews, 30 November 2018
- OK Mzansi, 10 things you don't know about Dawn Matthews, 30 November 2018
- Press Reader/ Weekend Argus, No Scandal in Dawn's life, 30 November 2018
- IMDb Dawn Matthews Biography, 30 November 2018