Born and raised in the Boland in the town Worcester, Shimmy Isaacs matriculated at age 17 and set her sights on the Mother City of Cape Town to pursue her need and purpose in the entertainment industry of writing and acting. With financial difficulties she encountered to further her acting studies, Shimmy started in 2001 as a wardrobe assistant for various Local South African Magazine Stylists. In 2003 Shimmy Isaacs is awarded a full scholarship from AFDA (African Film, Television and Live Performance University) where she was rewarded various accolades for performance in film and stage.
From small town to big city to corner stages to big screens, Shimmy Isaacs can be seen at Cape Town’s various stand-up comedy venues as well as in a number of theatre productions.
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