Vian Anthony Singleton was born in Gauteng, South Africa to Anthony and Riette Singleton. The given name Vian, fittingly means "full of life". His affinity for acting was first identified at the age of 4 years old when he was chosen to portray a famous South African news reader in his pre-school concert. He currently attends Midvaal Primary school as a grade 7 pupil in his home town Meyerton close to Johannesburg. He was formally discovered by a reputable and well known agent in Los Angeles in January 2015 at a talent scouting event, after which he made significant inroads in the industry upon his return to South Africa.It started with a local TV commercial (Sunfoil), followed by a role in a South African movie and subsequently he'll be shooting a featuring role in a well known international movie in December 2015. He shot a TV commercial for an online Movie platform and also featured as runway model for the Jaguar and Landrover Lifestyle clothing launch. Vian is a well balanced, hard working, coach-able young actor with lots of passion for the industry and enjoying every moment of the journey he has undertaken. He is currently starring as Thomas in the South African soap opera, 7de Laan.