Biography of Thandi Brewer film legend

Filed in Biography & wikipedia by on June 13, 2019

Biography of Thandi Brewer: Thandi Brewer was a South African Director, script editor, Producer, screen writer and show runner, Who died on the early hours of 12 June 2019.

She made a remarkable impact in the industry,

Biography of Thandi Brewer

  • 1998 : Otelo Burning, by Sara Blecher – script doctor
  • 2004 : The Story of an African Farm, by David Lister – writer
  • 2011 : 37 Honey Street (TV series), by Alwyn Swart – writer
  • 2013 : End Game (TV series), by Akin Omotoso – writer


  • 1968 : Majuba: Heuwel van Duiwe, by David Millin – Klein Johanna
  • 1993 : African Skies (TV series)- Donna

Biography of Thandi Brewer

She was born in South Africa and gone around the world, to China, Russia, Europe, America and Africa.

Thandi brewer had a remarkable family line My grandmother was a singer,
Her grandfather was Jimmy Hunter ( A producer and a stand-up comic, he produced Jimmy Hunter’s Brighton Follies)

Her father was Bill Brewer (Also A comic, writer, critic on The Sunday Times, actor, musician, composer)

Her mother was Fiona Fraser ( director, actress, writer, mentor and activist)

This made her described her family in “Of Pigs and Psychopaths” – biography of her family Yet unpublished.

She is the third generation theatre,

Her job as scriptwriter is to find a pattern. To find an ending, and a beginning

She was a well-known South African child actor, having her own radio series at 5 (Tandi Time) and acting in films like Majuba and Escape Route Cape Town.

Her cancer battle and double mastectomy only made her to write, produce and direct more content on South African


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