ROBBIE KLAY is an internationally known Singer, Songwriter, Television and Theatre Stage Actor from South Africa born on June 20, 1986. He began his singing career early in his life and has recorded eleven studio albums in South Africa. Robbie has recently performed in Hollywood, California at the House of Blues, Hard Rock Cafe, Viper Room, Molly Malone’s, and the Republic of Pie. He has the drive, commitment, passion, and determination to excel in his music, film acting and directing future.
Robbie studied acting at the Pro Arte and Drama High School in Pretoria, South Africa. He continued his education and graduated with Honors at the Technikon Drama School in Pretoria; as well as studied acting in the United States at TVI Actors Studio in Los Angeles, California. Robbie has many television credits to his name, but is most notably recognized as “Buks van Wyk” in the South African Soap Opera named “Amalia” in 2005/2006. It was last re-aired on South African television in 2009. Robbie has filmed two nationwide television commercials in Los Angeles – Navy Federal Credit Union (Marine) and DIRECTV (Boxer) 2013; as well as a Music Video for Aloe Blacc’s “The Man” (Boxer) in 2014.
As a live stage actor, Robbie starred in the award winning theatrical stage production of Vaselinetjie at Woordfees in Stellenbosch in March 2012 and performed at the National Arts Festival – Aardklop in October of 2011 as “Colin Prop.” Previously, he acted in the role of “Texan Kirby” also in Vaselinetjie in the Cape Town production at the Artscape Theatre in January 2011. Vaselinetjie is produced and directed by Henry Mylne.
Robbie is a multi-talented young Artist with a unique singing voice and magnetic stage personality. He is a sought after celebrity personality for many social and charity events.