Odile Gertze signs with the Rockstar Group
18 April 2019 | Art and Entertainment
In addition to full-service talent management, the deal also includes a content development deal with its ground-breaking broadcast and multi-platform content companies Rockstar Television and Rockstar Radio.
“Odile Gertze is an incredibly multi-talented star and we are thrilled to have her in the family, beyond excited in the partnership and being part of her journey to success across the continent and beyond,” says Jandre Louw, the founder and president of Tsunami MGMT, and president of The Rockstar Group.
Gertze said she is thrilled to be joining the Rockstar family. “To know you have such a powerful team supporting you and your dreams is an incredible feeling and I look forward to working together,” said Gertze.
Sammy Forson, award-wining media personality and managing partner of The Rockstar Group described Gertze as a unique talent who definitely has the potential to be a global star. “We are excited as a super entertainment powerhouse to have her on board!! Welcome to the biggest family Odile,” said Forson.
Born and bred in Windhoek, Namibia, with a passion for the entertainment industry, Gertze continues to make her mark. With a degree in fashion design from Elizabeth Galloway Fashion Academy and qualifications in journalism from Unisa, she also has a passion for dance and is qualified ballet dancer. In 2010 she was crowned Miss Namibia which contributed to her skills of modelling, presenting, commercials and motivational speaking.
Gertze has since been working as an actress, professional dancer, MC, radio presenter, TV presenter and model. Acting, as her main passion, began in 2013 with short films such as Gutter Culture and the Namibian award-winning Coming Home. Nominated for Best Actress in Film at the 2014 Namibian Film and Theatre Awards, Gertze has also enjoyed a successful dancing career, particularly with the widely popular African ballet titled Anima.