Jurgen Hellberg: 5 things you didn’t know about Skeem Saam’s Mr Spiller


Aside from being for playing the role of Mr Spiller on SABC1 soapie drama Skeem Saam, what else do you know about Jurgen Hellberg?

Here are five facts you probably didn’t know about Jurgen Hellberg:

  1. Jurgen Hellberg’s birthday is on the 5 April

2. Jurgen is best known for his role as Kitte Muller on the M-Net soapie Binnelanders, from 2005-2008.

3. In 1972, he was a member of the Drakensberg Boys’ Choir.

4. In 2000, Jürgen and his wife Shireen (a former member of vocal troupe Cutt Glass) formed Flying Pigs, a corporate theatre group focusing on industrial theatre, corporate entertainment and brand communication.

5. Jurgen’s daughter is Tessa Hellberg.