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Arnold Vosloo Height, Weight, Age, Net Worth, Biography

Arnold Vosloo Quick Info
Height 6 ft 1½ in
Weight 80 kg
Date of Birth June 16, 1962
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Hair Color Salt and Pepper

Arnold Vosloo is a South African actor, theatre artist, producer, and voice actor whose film credits include Boetie Gaan Border ToeMorengaSaturday Night at the PalaceSteel Dawn, GorSkeleton Coast, Act of Piracy1492: Conquest of Paradise, Circles in a Forest, Hard TargetDarkman II: The Return of DurantDarkman III: Die Darkman Die, Zeus and RoxanneThe MummyCon Express, Progeny, The Mummy ReturnsAgent Cody Banks, Waist DeepForgivenessEndangered Species, Boetie Op Manoeuvres, Blood Diamond, Living & DyingOdysseus: Voyage to the UnderworldFire & Ice: The Dragon Chronicles, G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, Superman/Shazam!: The Return of Black AdamKiller Instinct, All-Star SupermanGreen Lantern: Emerald KnightsOdd ThomasMeltdown, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, Fire & Ice, Silverton SiegeThe Finishing Touch, Buried Alive, and Reason to Die. In addition to that, he has also been cast in a variety of shows such as Red Shoe Diaries, Nash BridgesFallen AngelsVeritas: The QuestStrange World, Charmed, Chuck, American Gothic, NCIS, Bosch, Young Justice, ElementaryBonesCriminal Minds: Beyond BordersVoltron: Legendary DefenderCape Town, Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, and The Blacklist.

Born Name

Arnold Vosloo

Nick Names

Arny, Boetie or Boeta

Arnold Vosloo as seen in 2009
Arnold Vosloo as seen in 2009 (The Nerd Machine / YouTube / CC BY 3.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Pretoria, South Africa


South African



Arnold Vosloo got enrolled at Technikon Pretoria (a higher education institution in South Africa) and took drama lessons.


Actor, Theatre Artist, Producer, Voice Actor


  • Father – Johannes J. Daniel Vosloo (Stage Actor, Ran a drive-in theater in Alberton, Gauteng)
  • Mother – Johanna Petronella Vorster (Stage Actor)
  • Siblings – He has a sister.
  • Others – Arnoldus Francois Vosloo (Paternal Grandfather), Maria Petronella van der Mescht (Paternal Grandmother), Johannes Wagenaar Vorster (Maternal Grandfather), Johanna Catharina Nel (Maternal Grandmother)


Arnold Vosloo has been signed with Agency for the Performing Arts, Talent and Literary Agency, Los Angeles, California, United States.

Net Worth

According to, his net worth has been $4 Million.




6 ft 1½ in or 186.5 cm


80 kg or 176.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Arnold Vosloo has dated –

  1. Nancy Mulford (1987-1991)​ – He started going out with his Act of Piracy and Skeleton Coast co-star Nancy Mulford in 1987 and they married the following year. The marriage ended in divorce in 1991.
  2. Sylvia Ahí (1997-Present) – In 1997, Arnold Vosloo began dating Southern California native Silvia Ahí (a Mexican-American marketing director) and they got married on October 16, 1998.

Race / Ethnicity

Mixed (White and Asian)

Arnold Vosloo is of Afrikaner (Dutch, some German and Swiss-German, Belgian Flemish, distant Danish, remote French, Norwegian, Indonesian, Indian, Malagasy, and Angolan) descent.

Hair Color

Salt and Pepper

Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Deep authoritative voice
  • Muscular physique
  • Shaved head
  • Resemblance to American actor Billy Zane

Brand Endorsements

Arnold Vosloo has served as a spokesperson for the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW).

Arnold Vosloo Facts

  1. He was born into a Pretoria-acting family.
  2. He served in the military and eventually received a medical discharge.
  3. His last name is pronounced as “Fos-Loo”.
  4. In 1988, Arnold Vosloo became a naturalized United States citizen after he married actor Nancy Mulford.
  5. Along with Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, John Hannah, Kevin J. O’Connor, and Jonathan Hyde, Arnold Vosloo co-starred as the main antagonist named Imhotep in the 1999 action-adventure film The Mummy.
  6. He was cast as Colonel Coetzee in the political action thriller film Blood Diamond in 2006. He co-starred in the film alongside Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Connelly, Djimon Hounsou, and Michael Sheen.
  7. Arnold Vosloo brought to life the character of Zartan (a disguise expert who serves Destro) in the military science fiction action film G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra in 2009. The 1st installment in the G.I. Joe film series, it stars Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Christopher Eccleston, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Lee Byung-hun, Sienna Miller, Rachel Nichols, Jonathan Pryce, Saïd Taghmaoui, Channing Tatum, Marlon Wayans, and Dennis Quaid.
  8. He stated in an interview with Charlie Rose that due to his resemblance to Billy Zane, people have come asking him if he was “the guy in Titanic” and he would reply, “Of course, of course,” as a joke.

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