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Jamie Uys

Film Director / Film Producer / Screenwriter / Actor / Cinematographer | * 05/30/1921 († 74, 01/29/1996) | Boksburg, South Africa
Jacobus Johannes Uys (30 May 1921 – 29 January 1996), better known as Jamie Uys, was a South African film director, best known for directing the 1980 comedy film The Gods Must Be Crazy and its 1989 sequel The Gods Must Be Crazy II. Uys also directed the 1974 documentary film Animals Are Beautiful People. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Action

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Movies with Jamie Uys as Actor(10)

as Bob (voice) (uncredited)1989 The Gods Must Be Crazy II
as The Reverend (uncredited)1980 The Gods Must Be Crazy
as Himself / Various voices (uncredited)1976 Funny People
as Anton1969 Dirkie
as Professor Hans Botha1967 The Professor and the Beauty Queen
as Witch Doctor (voice)1964 Dingaka
as Hans Botha1961 Hans en die Rooinek
as Ernie Dobbs1961 The Hellions
as Hans Botha1954 Deep in the City
as Hans Botha1951 Far Away in the Bushveld

Movies with Jamie Uys as Crew(28)

Directing/Director1989 The Gods Must Be Crazy II
Writing/Screenplay1989 The Gods Must Be Crazy II
Directing/Director1983 Funny People II
Writing/Writer1983 Funny People II
Directing/Director1980 The Gods Must Be Crazy
Editing/Editor1980 The Gods Must Be Crazy
Production/Producer1980 The Gods Must Be Crazy
Writing/Screenplay1980 The Gods Must Be Crazy
Directing/Director1976 Funny People
Writing/Writer1976 Funny People
Directing/Director1974 Animals Are Beautiful People
Writing/Writer1974 Animals Are Beautiful People
Directing/Director1969 Dirkie
Writing/Writer1969 Dirkie
Directing/Director1967 The Professor and the Beauty Queen
Production/Producer1967 The Professor and the Beauty Queen
Directing/Director1964 Dingaka
Production/Producer1964 Dingaka
Writing/Writer1964 Dingaka
Directing/Director1961 Hans en die Rooinek
Production/Producer1961 Hans en die Rooinek
Production/Producer1960 Keep The Shiny Side Face Up
Directing/Director1954 Deep in the City
Production/Producer1954 Deep in the City
Directing/Director1951 Far Away in the Bushveld
Production/Producer1951 Far Away in the Bushveld
Writing/Writer1951 Far Away in the Bushveld

Citizenship: South Africa
Born: Monday, 05/30 1921 (May) in Boksburg
Died: Monday, 01/29 1996 (January) in Johannesburg (aged: 74)
Zodiac sign: Gemini (Chinese zodiac sign: Rooster)
Languages: English (EN)
Jamie Uys frequently works together with these people:
Paddy O'Byrne (5x, Actor)
Elmo De Witt (4x, Crew)
Bill Brewer (3x, Actor)
Johan Du Plooy (3x, Actor)
Willie Herbst (3x, Cast)
Ken Gampu (2x, Actor)
Hettie Uys (2x, Actress)
Emsie Botha (2x, Actress)
Joe Stewardson (2x, Actor)
Emil Nofal (2x, Crew)
Dave Burman (2x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:271696, Added: 08/09/2018, Last updated: 09/09/2020