Nyasha Hatendi

Nyasha Hatendi is a Zimbabwean-British-American actor, director, writer and producer.

Date of birth

He was born on 14 September 1981.


Hatendi was born on 14 September 1981 in Washington, D.C., US to the late David Hatendi, a Zimbabwean banker and Rhodes Scholar, and Angelina Hatendi (née Musewe).

Early life

Hatendi grew up in three countries: the United States, the United Kingdom and Zimbabwe. Speaks fluent French and Shona.


He attended Peterhouse Boys' School, an independent boarding school in Mashonaland East, Zimbabwe for four years before moving to England where he finished his secondary education on scholarship at Eton College. He went on to study Ancient History and Classical Archaelogy at the University of Edinburgh before attending the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London.

Love life

His love life is not yet publicly available.

Net worth

Not yet established.


He is known for his appearances on The Front Runner (2018) and Casual (2015).

In 2020, he portrayed the role of Smithers in Alex Rider TV series.

2000YonadabKing DavidBedlam Theatre
2000American BuffaloBobbyBedlam Theatre
2000KassandraPrivate BrutalEton College
Edinburgh Festival
2000The Actor's NightmareDavid GarrickBedlam Theatre
2000Dr. FaustusLuciferBedlam Theatre
2005As You Like ItSilviusTheatre Royal, Bath
Peter Hall Company
2006The Winter's TaleMarinerRoyal Shakespeare Company
2006PericlesThailartRoyal Shakespeare Company
2006Real Black Men Don't Sit Cross Legged on the FloorDogNew Federal Theatre
2007The Brothers SizeOgunATC
Young Vic
2008The Resistible Rise of Arturo UiGivolaLyric Theatre (Hammersmith)
201011 and 12MoktharTheatre Bouffe Du Nord
2010The ArkThe PolicemanArcola Theatre
2013The Epic Adventure of Nhamo the Manyika Warrior and His Sexy Wife ChipoSpecimenTricycle Theatre
2014King Charles IIISir Gordon, Nick, SpencerAlmeida Theatre
Wyndham's Theatre

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Nyasha Hatendi
First Name Nyasha
Surname Hatendi
Born 14th September, 1981
Home City Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Current City