Birthdate: 6/16/1962 (Gemini)
Birthplace: Pretoria, South Africa
Sibling: Sister: Nadia
Parents: Deon And Joyce. They live in Alberton.
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Current Location: Canada
Languages Spoken: English, Afrikaans
Weight: 220 lbs--193 lbs
Favourite Colour: Possibly Purple
Favourite Food: Fruit
Hair: Dark Brown
Nickname: Boetie or 'Vos'
Marital Status: Married to Sylivia Ahi (A
Mexican-American Marketing director from Los Angeles. Birth:
9th January 1959).
Pets: Staffordshire Bull Terrier called
Awards: The Dalro Award for Best Actor:
"Circles in a Forest" & "Boetie Gaan Border Toe". Several awards for his theaterwork
in 'More Is In Lang Dang','Don Juan' & 'Torch Song'. Dalro Best Actor Nomination for the film version of More Is In Lang
Hobbies: Boating, Camping, Working out at
His dream is to own a farm in the Karoo where he can raise greyhounds
Vosloo drives a Toyota Bakkie
Vosloo suffers from porphyria (a hereditary
metabolic disease) . It isn't a lethal disease but AV needs to look after himself
Has a membership at Gold's Gym, Venice Beach, CA
Doesn't have a middle name
Loves horror movies
He married Nancy Mulford (Colleague in some
of his movies) in 1988, but their marriage broke after a short time.
Got remarried on 16th October 1998,after
dating Sylvia for 3 years, in the ElvisWedding Chapel
American citizenship: 1988
Played Johannes, the baptizener, in the
stageplay "Salome" with Al Pacino in New York in 1992
Vosloo now commands up to 1.7-million a
movie ( R13.5-million) but he was paid
a whopping $3.5-million ( R28-million) for
Vosloo grew up in Uitenhage, a long way
from Holly-wood, where his parents managed a drive-in cinema and he lived in a sensurround of skop, skit en donner
Vosloo's childhood was one spent travelling
South Africa, depending on his parents'
When he left school he went to the army
(SA Fifth Battalion infantry) and then spent 2 years with PACT (The Performing Arts Council of the Transvaal)
Once in the United
States, Vosloo appeared in Born in the RSA at Chicago's
AV lives with his collection of pewter and
silver flasks and a boat on the bay
In a interview AV said that he'd love to
return for the right film or play, and also dreams of spending a month with his dog and wife at Swakopmund in Namibia, his favourite place.
Secret Vices: None that I can think of.(In
a interview he says his biggest vice is his tendency to use the F-word.)
Favourite food: I'm a meat and potatoes
guy. I'm an Afrikaner remember, although I really can't braai.
Auditions: God it's like having sex when
you don't feel like it getting it up when you really want to veg out in front of the TV.
Drugs: I have dabbled in them but they're
not my scene. I don't like to be out of control.
Favourite movie: A Place in the Sun with Montgomery Clift and Elizabeth Taylor
Favourite living star: It would have to
be Robert De Niro. He continually comes up with it.
Sex: Before I went into movies my father
said, 'Whatever you do, don't sleep with anyone on set.' I never have.
Luck: I have been thinking about this. Many
people might think that luck has played a major part in my success. But it is more complicated than that. I really did time
to get where I am.
Money: (He got $3.5-million - about R28-million
- for The Mummy Returns ) You know, maybe because I can now afford things I used to dream of, I no longer want them. I test
drove a Porsche the other day and then I thought, 'Do I really need this?' I am quite happy in my bakkie.