The Collision cast features Langley Kirkwood, Zoey Sneedon and Mpho Sebeng. This info article contains minor spoilers for Fabien Martorell’s 2022 Netflix movie. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
Collision follows numerous residents of Johannesburg, South Africa. A white businessman complains about his company hiring a Black CFO while his daughter secretly plans to move to Los Angeles with her Black boyfriend. Meanwhile, a well-meaning man named Thando gets caught up in an underworld human trafficking operation. The narrative revolves around a ruthless gangster who prioritizes money over politics and friendships. Here’s every main performer and character in Collision.
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Centauro’
Collision Cast: Langley Kirkwood as Johan Greser
Character Profile: The head of security at a tech company. He is a military veteran who doesn’t believe that a Black colleague deserves her position. Johan’s life spirals out of control when a gangster targets his family.
Kirkwood’s Resume: Captain Bryson in Black Sails (2014), Colonel Douglas Stowe in Banshee (2015), John Owen in Mia and the White Lion (2018), Walter Buckley in Warrior (2019-20), Sergeant S. Sands in The Mauritanian (2021)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Spiderhead’
Collision Cast: Zoey Sneedon as Nicki Greser
Character Profile: Johan’s daughter. She prepares for a one-month trip to Los Angeles. Nicki secretly plans for a longer stay with her musician boyfriend.
Sneedon’s Resume: Movie Debut in Collision
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘God’s Favorite Idiot’
Collision Cast: Mpho Sebeng as Thando
Character Profile: Nicki’s acquaintance. He supports the musical interests of his best friend. Thando hopes to earn money but doesn’t anticipate the consequences of dealing with a powerful underworld figure.
Sebeng’s Resume: Student Leader Riots 1976 in Winnie Mandela (2011), Simon Jakes in The Jakes Are Missing (2015), Neo in Ring of Lies (2016)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Surviving Summer’
Collision Cast: Vuyo Dabula as Bra Sol
Character Profile: A Johannesburg gangster. He values honest and trustworthy people like his mother. Bra Sol forces Thando to make some difficult decisions.
Dabula’s Resume: Presidential Guard in Invictus (2009), World Trade Centre Delegate in Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013), Johannesburg Cop in Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Tau in Five Fingers for Marseilles (2017), Shandu Johnson Magwaza in Queen Sono (2020-21)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘First Kill’
Collision Cast: Tessa Jubber as Diane Greser
Character Profile: Johan’s wife. She raises money for students to travel overseas. Diane takes a liberal parenting approach with Nicki.
Jubber’s Resume: Carol Shand in Drum (2004), Inga Hedeman in Wallander (2015), Nicole in Catching Feelings (2017), Philippa Clayton in The Girl from St. Agnes (2019), Kate in Hyperlink (2022)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Intimacy’
Collision Cast: Samke Makhoba as Palesa
Character Profile: A Johannesburg woman who dates a Nigerian man. She clashes with her father over political matters. Palesa supports refugees with good intentions.
Makhoba’s Resume: Zanele in Rented Family (2017), Thandeka in Surviving Gaza (2022)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Hustle’
Collision Cast: Siphesihle Vazi as Cecil
Character Profile: Nicki’s boyfriend. He is a musician who hangs out with Thando. Cecil plans to move to America for a big career break.
Vazi’s Resume: Movie Debut in Collision
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Interceptor’
The Collision cast also includes Pheello Kotelo, Sehanela Masela, Thamsanga Booi, Grayson Ilunga and Sibongile Swarahle.
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