Amy Jephta


Represented By

Kirsten Foster

Assistant - Suzanna Swanson-Johnston
Amy Jephta

Amy is a South-African playwright, screenwriter and actor, based in Cape Town. She was named one of the Mail & Guardian’s 200 Top Young South Africans in 2013. Amy is a recipient of South Africa’s highest art accolade -The Standard Bank Young Artist Award 2019 and the 2017 Eugene Marais Prize for Drama, and is an alumnus of Ron Howard and Brian Grazer’s Imagine Entertainment Impact Lab. She is the chair of Women Playwrights International. She is currently under commission at the Royal Court.