Shannon Esra Biography: Net Worth, Instagram, Age, Husband, Songs, Height, Real Name, Songs, Family, Parents, Fiance


Shannon Esra (born 1 February 1984) is a famous South African actress, a multi-award winning actress with both talent and beauty.

The experienced actress began her acting career at the age of 16 and has made significant contributions to the development of the South African and African entertainment industries over the past two decades.

She has played roles in international films that have never been played by any South African actor or actress before and has set many unprecedented records in the entertainment industry.

She is also a singer and songwriter and has written many songs.

South African Actress

Shannon Ezra
Shannon Esra: History, Biography, Photos
Wiki facts and figures
full name: Shannon Ezra
date of birth: February 1, 1984 (40 years old)
place of birth: South Africa
Country of Citizenship: South African
parents: not applicable
high: not applicable
brothers and sisters: not applicable
Boyfriend • Husband: Undisclosed
Profession: Actress • Singer
net worth: $200,000 to $500,000

early life

Shannon Esra was born in South Africa and has been in show business since she was 4 years old.

She was born on February 1, 1984.

Although her temporary role career can be said to have received full support from her parents.

She started participating in local performing arts activities in kindergarten, and her performing talent continued to grow.

With the support of her parents, she was able to discover her talents earlier and optimize them.


Shannon Esra studied Theatre Arts at the University of the Witwatersrand, graduating with a BA (Hons) in 2003.


Shannon Esra got her first taste of performing at age 4, when she narrated her kindergarten Purim concert. Later, she performed an Elvis Presley impersonation in a local talent contest.

Shannon Esra made her professional acting debut at the age of 16, playing the role of Siri in the film I Dream of Africa (starring Kim Basinger).

In 2007, Shannon Esra made Bollywood history when she became the first white woman to play a lead role in Bollywood and was one of the six heroines in the Bollywood film Salaam-E-Ishq.

In 2015, she returned to “Isidingo” as Angelique Scott.

The talented actress starred in Game Changers in late 2015 and mid-2016 alongside a host of international actors.

Shannon Esra made South African television history in 2020 with her character Sandra Stein, a ruthless and much sought after criminal lawyer. The character was so popular that writers and producers supported her character and it crossed over to various shows on the Mzansi Magic platform.

social media

Famous actress Shannon Esra has over 17,000 followers on her Instagram page and her number of followers is increasing every day.

Instagram account – @shannoesra_offical

personal life

Shannon Esra lives in Sandton with her parents and brother. She is a “huge fan” of the game of table tennis.

She has always kept her relationship status secret from the public, so it is not certain whether she is married or not.

net worth

Due to Shannon Esra’s roles in other TV shows and series and other ambassadorial deals she has secured, her net worth is estimated to be between $200,000 and $500,000.


  • 2000 I Dreamed of Siri in Africa
  • 2004 Izo Izo 3
  • 2004 Isidingo Yvette Meyer
  • 2005 Triangle Sally
  • 2006 Hardcover Kim Smollen
  • 2006 Golden Snitch Caz O’Donough
  • 2006 Issue 10 Katie
  • 2007 Life is Wild Lauren
  • 2007 Sabbath Stephanie
  • 2015 Isidingo Angelica Scott
  • 2017 Queen Sandra Stan
  • 2019 Throne Sandra Stan
  • 2019 The River Sandra Stein
  • 2020 Gomora Sandra Stein

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