jané van der westhuizen
Jané van der Westhuizen is a spirited little girl who has a natural talent for acting and public speaking. Her confidence and natural style in front of the camera caught the attention of Talent Etc and Clearwater Ads, and Jané was chosen as one of the actors in a Montecasino advertisement in 2010, together with artists like Hugh Masekela, Donnalee Roberts and Amalia Uys.
Jané is truly gifted when it comes to working with animals, and loves riding the beautiful white Lavita at Deo Volente Equestrian Centre.
With one year’s training at a dance studio, Jané has excellent rhythm and enjoys dancing. She also has a lovely singing voice, and is a member or her school’s choir. She has been taking acting classes at ZelB School of Acting for three years, and achieved excellent grades at the annual Vereeniging Art Festival. In 2012 alone, she received X4 A++, X2 A+, X1 A.
During 2011 and 2012 Jané participated in the drama category at SATCH (South African Talent Championships). She qualified for the national rounds, and achieved the following in these two years: x4 gold, x3 silver.