South Africa's Sharlto Copley, who starred in "District 9" and was the robot in "Chappie," shoots up the screen as an arms dealer in "Free Fire." But he was going after a specific South African character cognate. Sharlto Copley. Is Sharlto Copley's accent pretty standard? Jimmy is the Maniac of the Payday Gang, a Crime.net Contractor, and a playable character in PAYDAY 2. ... its more to Johannesburg what New Jersey is to New York.)

He was released on 24th March 2016, making him the 14th playable character in PAYDAY 2. On-screen, though, South African actor Sharlto Copley is a chameleon who, in his brief time in Hollywood, has proven that transformative roles suit him. ... ballcap and an ever-changing accent … In District 9 he often uses the word "fok", which comes from the similar English word and basically is used in the same way. He was introduced to the game in his eponymous character pack as a cross promotion for the release of the movie, Hardcore Henry. And depending on the region - it can vary. Sharlto's accent in District 9 is as exaggerated as a German or French accent in a WW2 movie. I almost wish I hadn't seen it first, as "Chappie" is probably more enjoyable watched without full understanding of the plot twist at the end of D9. In order to keep her machinations a secret, she’s forced to call in the mercenary Kruger (Sharlto Copley) to take down Max. He is in a relationship with South African supermodel and actress Tanit Phoenix Copley beginning of January 2012 and have bought a house together in Los Angeles. Close. I have heard Sharlto Copley in interviews and his real accent is a bit different and not as thick as the one he uses in the film. District 9 is a science fiction film starring Sharlto Copley. Sharlto proposed to Tanit on the island of Kauai, Hawaii, on the 28 March 2015. I've heard this type of accent is very difficult to pull off if you're not a native. Sharlto Copley, though South African, is not himself Afrikaner in real life. ... who all perform well, and although the main character's South African accent can sound slightly like he is from Liverpool at times (especially when he uses …

It's an accent you rarely hear in movies (except for phony South African accents made by American and English actors). He is a little-known actor with an abundance of talent. (Photos: Getty Images) Cape Town - South African actor Sharlto Copley of District 9 and Elysium fame was recently on the Nerdist podcast to promote his new film, Hardcore Henry . Elysium fires on all cylinders in its first act. Neil Blomkamp's "District 9" was a surprisingly good Sci Fi twist on a classic tale of oppressor becoming the oppressed. But he knows the language (and accent in English) well enough to do it convincingly. South Africa's Sharlto Copley, who starred in "District 9" and was the robot in "Chappie," shoots up the screen as an arms dealer in "Free Fire."

Blomkamp clearly maps out his talent for sci-fi by repeating what made District 9 such a success: adding sci-fi details to a recognizable present. Tags: Film Features, Elysium, Movie Review, District 9, Neill Blomkamp, Matt Damon, Sharlto Copley, Jodie Foster accent Cleveland Scene works for you, and your support is essential.

Sharlto Copley Talks MALEFICENT, Finding His Character, Backstory That Was Cut, and Working with Angelina Jolie, Neill Blomkamp’s CHAPPIE, …