Andre Schwartz Biography

Andre Schwartz is a popular South African actor and singer. He has been in the headlines for many reasons, including his starring role in Sterlopers as Strauss du Preez, a popular kykNET musical youth drama series. Here is all to know about him.

Andre Schwartz biography

He made his debut at the tender age of 14 years when he was thrilled by the lights and cameras. According to him, the excitement stirred him up, and he knew his career path. Since then, he has had appeared on many Television shows. He has also hosted game shows. The actor also documents South Africa’s celebrity cooking show on MNET, known as Make A Meal Of It.

Profile summary

Full names: Andre Schwartz
Gender: Male
Nationality: South African
Career: Singer, Song Writer Actor, and Businessman

Early life

The popular actor was born in Johannesburg. There is little information in public about his life and on Andre Schwartz age, but what is known is that he studied Law at university. While studying, he realized that he had a passion for the entertainment industry, where he later ventured into recording, TV screen, and stage entertainment.

According to him, singing is personal and comes from the heart. His singing comes from deep within him, and his personality leads to lively performances. He also believes that discipline and dedication are essential when it comes to leading a successful life, which is vital for successful performances.


He has had a successful career in the showbiz industry. He has made appearances in various stage performances such as Joseph and his Amazing Technicoloured Dreamcoat and performances at Miss SA finals. He has also appeared with the National Symphony Orchestra in numerous concerts.

TV roles He has performed on multiple significant music shows. In addition, he has successfully hosted a game show. He has also appeared on Egoli, a popular MNET soap as himself. The actor has played in various Television roles such as:

  • 7de Laan – Season 1
  • Sterlopers – Season 1

Andre Schwartz songs

To prove how talented he is, Andre has eight albums to his name. He is one of the top-selling artists in the country. He has three gold records to his name. The singer has composed several songs, which include:

  • Ek Wil Jou Nooit Weer Sien
  • Lief Vir Alles Hier
  • Ek Kom Huistoe
  • Met Jou in My Lewe
  • The music of the Night
  • Come What May
  • Ek Sal Wag
  • Phantom Of The Opera
  • Tweede Kans
  • Jy
  • Duisend Drome
  • Ek Wil Jou Nooit Weer Sie
  • Dis Jy
  • Remember Me
  • Jy’s Altyd Daar
  • I Dare To Dream
  • Because It’s Love
  • Negentien September
  • Kom Terug
  • Liefling
  • Love Changes Everything
  • Perfek Vir My
  • Vlieg Saam Met My
  • Vriend
  • Roep My
  • Barberton Daisy
  • Trap In My Spore
  • Jy’s Die Beste
  • Sacrifice
  • Ritme Deur Die Nag
  • It Must Have Been Love
  • Bring Him Home

Clothing label

He is an all-rounded man; the singer recently launched a clothing label known as Andre Schwartz wear. Prominent South Africans wear his clothing designs.

Who is Andre Schwartz wife?

The actor is private when it comes to his personal life. There is no public information about Andre Schwartz wife.

Illness (Health)

In February 2019, the singer came out during a heartfelt interview and announced that he was diagnosed with the motor neuron. He said that he had been battling the diseases since April 2018. This is the same disease that Joost vander Westhuizen, a former South African rugby player, succumbed from.

At the time of his diagnosis, he was starring in a popular theater production known as The Sound of Music. However, he said that despite the news being devastating, he was positive about tackling the disease.

Andre Schwartz has come a long way in his career to where he is today. Despite being diagnosed with motor neuron, he is positive that he will beat the disease and continue living his life. We wish him a quick recovery.

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