Nadia Valvekens (born 5 March 1982 in Pretoria) is a South African actress. She is best known for appearing in the kykNER soap opera Binnelanders as Pippa Venter.
She is also famous for playing the role of Nicole Kannemeyer on the SABC2 soap opera 7de Laan.
The seasoned South African actress has been in the film industry for over a decade and five years. Each role she cast makes fans and viewers fall in love with the character.
|Born||5 March 1982 (age 39 years)|
|Alma mater||Technikon Pretoria|
|Net worth||$100000-$400000 (2021)|
She was born in Pretoria on 5 March 1982. Nadia grew up with her younger sister Natasha under the care of her mother Cecile in Centurion
She attended the Wierda Park Laërskool and had her matriculation at Eldoraigne Hoerskool.
She attended Technikon Pretoria to study for a BA in Drama. Nadia graduated with a diploma in 2003. While in the higher institution, she engaged in several productions.
The Pretoria-born actress is also popular for being a co-presenter of the reality show broadcast on SABC2 Die Nutsman (2003).
As an actress, she appeared in the soap opera 7de Laan as Nicole Kannemeyer (2004-4005).
She also plays the starring role of Pippa Venter in Binnelanders. Valvekens began to play the role in the kykNET soap opera in 2005.
Nadia landed her debut work in the industry on Die Nutsman. She was behind the presenting of the DIY program alongside Riaan Venter on SABC2.
She later made it as cast in a small role in Egoli as a temp secretary. Nadia further played small cameo roles in many local productions.
In 2004, she landed the role of Nicole Kannemeyer, a jewelry designer, in the soap opera broadcast on SABC2 – 7de Laan.
In February 2005, she left the role of Nicole and appeared in other minor roles in television shows.
She was cast as Brittney in the e.tv Scandal!. Nadia also appeared in M-Net Song vir Katryn and kykNET Villa Rosa.
In 2002, she appeared in two short films including Daddy and The Road.
|7de Laan||Nicole Kannemeyer|
|Egoli: Place of Gold||Else|
|DIY Met Riaan||Co-Host|
|The Estate||Suzaan le Roux|