Stiaan Smith is an actor and writer for both screen and stage. He has performed in theatre, commercials and film, and works in English and Afrikaans. After training at AFDA (Johannesburg) he acquired a B.Com (Finance) degree at the University of Johannesburg. To date, his work includes lead and supporting roles in feature length and short films, web series and stage plays. His first screenplay, Sy Klink Soos Lente, is currently in post-production. His most recent work includes the role of Retief in the Afrikaans Feature film, Vir Altyd, as well as the lead role in Sy Klink Soos Lente. He also portrayed the role of Jurie in the Kyknet comedy series, Phil 101, and has been nominated for a SAFTA (writer and director) for his work on the Kyknet mockumentary series, Hotel.